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Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2021

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Category
ANIMATION & FILM FESTIVALS
Deadline | Event Dates (period)
31 October 2020
City
Ikebukuro, Tokyo
Edition
n/a
Submission deadline
2020-11-10
Submission/Registration Fee
No

Festival Description

Tokyo Anime Award Festival”(TAAF) is an international animation film festival which started from 2014 became independent from “Tokyo International Anime Fair” which had been held from 2002. Next edition TAAF2021 is the eighth edition of TAAF.

Tokyo Anime Award Festival is focusing to find and development of new talented creators, and promote animation culture all over the world.
Under the slogan “TOKYO is the HUB of contemporary ANIMATION”, we are showing high quality and originality animation films from all over the world in Tokyo. And provide opportunity for personal exchange among people who love animation, and give them an impetus and thrilling. And we send it’s impetus and thrilling to the world from Tokyo.

Tokyo Anime Award Festival (TAAF) next edition “TAAF2021” will be held  from 12th to 15th, March 2021 in Ikebukuro TOKYO.

2021 Call for Entries

We are gathering unique animation works with high potential and strong messages, both feature and short animation from all over the world.
Nominated works will be publicly screened at designated theaters during the Festival period in Tokyo, during which time final judging will be conducted by the Competition Jury.


【Requirements】
・Feature Animation (60 min. or longer)
・Short Animation (less than 30 min.)
・Work must have been completed on, or after, January 1, 2019
・Work that has been theatrically released, broadcast, or distributed for profit in Japan for a certain period prior to March 11th, 2021 is not eligible for the Competition (such work would qualify under the “Anime of the Year” category)
*Screening at film festivals and previews are not considered “for profit” herein.
・Work that has been nominated to TAAF in the past will not accepted.

Awards
■Feature Animation:
Grand Prize (cash award of ¥500,000)/ Award of Excellence (cash award of ¥100,000)
■Short Animation:
Grand Prize (cash award of ¥500,000)/ Award of Excellence (cash award of ¥100,000)
Award for Best Student Film (cash award of ¥100,000) ※A newly established.
*Special prize and cash award that may be established at the discretion of the competition jury or supporting organization.

Organizer:Tokyo Anime Award Festival Executive Committee, The Association of Japanese Animations. Co-organizer:Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Secretariat:Tokyo Anime Award Festival Office

 

 
 

Event Dates

  • From 12 March 2021 to 15 March 2021
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