FreeNetWorld International Film Fest (Serbia) 08/15/15
FreeNetWorld is an international film festival which aims to support and promote the creativity of film and authors from all over the world, primarily through the Internet, our basic kind of communication. FNW believes that the film speaks the universal language and therefore we do not want any prejudices or any thematic framework. Therefore we want to present a wider spectrum of films in competitive and non-competitive programs. The aim of this festival is to present the important and innovative films of high artistic value from the whole world. Submit by link in online submission form or DVD.
Anilogue International Animation Festival, Budapest, Hungary 08/15/15
We welcome narrative,experimental, and documentary animated films. The animated short film competition is open for European films of under 20 minutes in length; the feature film competition for films from across the globe, which are above 50 minutes in length. Entry form and dvd submission.
CineCity Film Festival (UK) 09/01/15
Once again CINECITY are looking for films made by Brighton based film makers for presentation during the 2014 festival as part of our Brighton Screenings strand. We are interested in shorts and feature length films, fiction, documentaries, animation, experimental and artists’ films. Submit by post or link to video.
Fredrikstad Animation Festival (Norway) 09/01/2015
Fredrikstad Animation Festival is the oldest and largest animation festival in the Nordic region, with roots back to 1994 and Animerte Dager in Oslo. One of the pillars is our Nordic- Baltic competition for animated shorts with the awarding of our own price, the Golden Gunnar. The festival is also one of the nine animation film festivals which nominate films for the prestigious European animation award Cartoon d’Or. The festival is a professional arena for the animation industry, and is also important for students and educational institutions in animation, graphic design and digital media production. dvd: pal, link to downloadable quicktime h.264 format
Stuttgarter Filmwinter Festival for Expanded Media (Germany) 09/01/2015
international short film category
Japan Media Arts Festival 09/09/2015
The Japan Media Arts Festival is a comprehensive festival of MediaArts (=Media Geijutsu) that honors outstanding works in the four divisions of Art, Entertainment,Animation, and Manga, as well as providing a platform for appreciation of the works that have won awards. opens for entry 7.7.15*
Animateka Film Festival (Slovenia) 09/15/2015
There will be an international competition open to films realized for the cinema with any animation technique, frame by frame or computer graphic. Short animated films (the duration of which must not exceed 30 minutes of the total running time) from Central and Eastern European countries. Children’s films from all countries worldwide are eligible for competition in the children’s programme Elephant. European student films (produced within a public or private educational institution of an EU member country) are eligible for the European Student Competition Programme. Online submission.
Motion + 9/15/15
Motion Graphic Design: short film that combines the language of film and graphics by incorporating a number of different elements such as 2D or 3D animation , video, typography, illustration, photography and music. stop-motion, the video (official) and videos combining these techniques are also accepted. Submit through link or wetransfer.
Festival of Three Continents (France) 9/30/15
The FESTIVAL DES 3 CONTINENTS is an international film festival devoted to the public presentation of feature films (dramatics and documentaries) directed by filmmakers from Africa, Black and Latin America and Asia. DVD submission.
Machinima Expo 09/31/15
The Machinima Expo 8 is now accepting submissions for its 8th annual virtual film festival which will take place on November 22, 2015. This year we are returning to our roots and accepting Machinima (real time animation in a game engine) only. No other forms of animation will be accepted. Online Submission.