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The thirtieth edition of the International Animation Festival (FIA) will be held on September 9, 10 and 11 in Montevideo, together with industry leaders, teachers, students and curious people from the world of animation.
FIA is a space for the diffusion and exhibition of animated shorts made by students and graduates of animation schools, high school students, independent animators and producers from all over the world.
During the Festival the selected shorts are exhibited, national and international conferences are held and there are instances of meeting with industry representatives.
It is an annual event organized by the Faculty of Communication and Design of the ORT Uruguay University.
2019 Festival Coverage
Universidad ORT Uruguay aims to promote and exhibit animations produced by students and graduates of animation, advanced High-School students, independent animators and international producers, and also seeks to provide a space for artistic and technological reflection in this area.
Every participant may individually present up to 6 pieces. One submission form should be completed for each piece.
Short movies may have been created to be exhibited on cinema, video, TV or the Internet.
Maximum length for short movies: 20 min. including credits.
In order to be admitted, all materials must be delivered in Spanish or English or contain subtitles in any of these languages (preferably in Spanish).
Shorts that somehow imply religious, racial or sexual discrimination, should not be accepted.