Athens Animfest, 26-28/3/2021

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Category
ANIMATION & FILM FESTIVALS
Deadline | Event Dates (period)
26 March 2021 - 28 March 2021
City
Athens, Greece
Email
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Edition
16
Submission deadline
2021-02-06
Submission/Registration Fee
Yes

2021 Call for Entries

The 16th Athens ANIMFEST - International Animation Festival opens to Animation fans again this year. For submission are accepted ONLY animated movies in Short, Student, Experimental and Greek categories.

Awards & Prizes

COTINOS* AWARDS

- SHORT ANIMATED MOVIE AWARDS
GRAND PRIX "ATHENA"
2nd PRIZE
3rd PRIZE
SPECIAL MENTIONS & DISTINCTIONS

- STUDENT ANIMATED MOVIE AWARDS
1st PRIZE
2nd PRIZE
3rd PRΙZΕ
SPECIAL MENTIONS & DISTINCTIONS

- EXPERIMENTAL MOVIE AWARDS
1st PRIZE
2nd PRIZE
3rd PRIZE

- GREEK ANIMATED MOVIE AWARDS
1st PRIZE
2nd PRIZE
3rd PRIZE

- MUSIC AWARDS

* In Ancient Olympic Games all the winners were crowned by the judges with a wreath of a wild olive tree which was called "cotinos". This olive tree was behind the Τemple of Zeus in Olympia.

The participants should submit accessible animation films, otherwise, animation films that position inclusion and accessibility at the center of storytelling. Accessible films include CC or SDH subtitles for deaf and hard hearing people, and audio description for the visually impaired. Alternatively, the animation film should be about functional diversity, depicting the reality of disabled people known from a different point of view.

  • To be eligible, films must have been completed since 1 January 2019 and be 30 minutes or less in duration.
  • The official languages of the festival are English and Greek. To qualify for selection, all non-English language films must have an English-subtitled screening copy available.
  • The submission of films may proceed either directly at the festival website or via the external submission platform FilmFreeway.
  • Early bird fee: 10 euros, Standard fee: 16 euros
  • Festival rules

Important Dates

  • Submission Deadline: January 17th (early bird), February 6th, 2021 (final deadline)
  • Notification Date: February 21th, 2021
  • Event Date: March 26-28, 2021

2020 Festival Coverage: 

2019 Festival Coverage:

 

 

 
 

Event Dates

  • From 26 March 2021 to 28 March 2021