Monstra Festival 2020

Deadline | Event Dates (period)
12 October 2019
Lisbon, Portugal
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2020 Festival Coverage

After the postponement of MONSTRA, the festival prepared to present #MONSTRAatHOME, an online edition of the Festival, from May 25th to 31st , celebrating the 20th anniversary, streaming the short films competitions.

#MONSTRAatHOME is a sharing, a meeting, an animation film festival that takes place at everyone’s home. It is another way to celebrate our 20 years and to take to all the latest and the best animated films in the world.

This is the first part of a festival intended to take place in theaters at the end of September, where, in addition to all retrospectives, the festival will also psresent the feature film competition. In this online edition, they will make available the Short Film, Student Short Film, Supershort Film and Portuguese Short Film competitions.

Fernando Garlito, festival director: "It’s a journey that now reaches its 20 years of existence. We kept our initial goals and will always remember: Art is one of the most robust ways of transforming the world in a better, more beautiful, balanced, multicultural, and more human place."

Competition Screened

  • Short Film Competition
  • Student Short Film Competition
  • Supershort Film Competition
  • Portuguese Competition

Award ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 30th, at 7:30 pm (Lisbon time) via Monstra Facebook - need to register.

2019 Festival Coverage (20-31/3/19)

2018 Festival Coverage



Event Dates

  • From 25 May 2020 to 31 May 2020

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