Animacción (4)


01 Sep 2020
Call for entries

31 Oct 2020
Final deadline


12 Dec 2020
Notification date

14 Dec 2020
19 Dec 2020


-,  15006, A Coruña, A Coruña, Spain

Festival description
Short film festival >1' 15'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 September 2018
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 15'<
 Any language
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Festival start: 14 December 2020      Festival end: 19 December 2020

"Animacción" is a festival of animated short films, in which the artistic potential of a whole new generation of animators is shown. Embraced by the cultural association dedicated to animation “Animas Anónimas”, the festival returns this year in its 4th Edition.

The selected short films will be screened from December 14 to 19 in the metropolitan area of ​​A Coruña. The public that attends these screenings will proclaim the winning work with their vote, and as a novelty, this year we bring the prize for the best children's short film, whose prize will be awarded by the students of the participating schools in A Coruña and the region.

- Audience award: There will be a cash prize of 300 euros for the first classified, which will be selected by the public.

- CREA Animation Award: for the best short, worth 300 euros. Awarded by the jury formed by the association of creators CREA.

- Children's Award: This year we open the Children's category, in which there will be a prize awarded by the public made up of the students of the schools that participate in the call.

- Jury Prize: Award given by a jury made up of personalities from the sector.

- The technique is free: works of any of the existing techniques in the world of animation can be sent (2D, 3D, stopmotion ...)
-The theme is free.
- Technical requirements: the work submitted must have a duration of at least 1 minute and no longer than 15. The production of the works cannot be prior to 2018. Shorts already exhibited in the official selection of the previous year will not be selected. The works must be sent in .mp4 or .mov format - Codec H264, trying that its size is not bigger than 800 mb, with a minimum resolution of 1920x1080.
- The works must be dubbed into Galician or Spanish and if not, they must be subtitled in Spanish, Galician or English. The name of the work, the artist, the contact telephone number, 2 frames of the work and a brief synopsis of the short to be presented must be attached to the email. Submitting the project poster and social media pages is optional.
-The call will be open from September 2020 to October 31, 2020.
- Selection of works: The curatorial team of the festival will select the works that best suit the project, trying to compose a varied projection in terms of techniques and themes.
All artists will receive a response by email from November 16 to November 22, 2020.
- By participating in the festival, the authors will give their consent to the screening of their works, during the festival, in person and online, and in subsequent screenings related to non-profit activities of the Animas anonimas association, as well as the reproduction of fragments of the work on social networks or any other means, in order to promote the festival and the artists.
- The author, producer or distributor who registers the film declares to be the owner, to have acquired or to make legitimate use of all the contents of the film and of its copyright / copyright. The show is not responsible for any complaint resulting from a copyright claim for the public exhibition of films containing protected material.
- The organization guarantees: inclusion of the name of all the selected artists in the printed and digital programming of the event and its dissemination on the festival's social networks.
- Accepting to participate in the festival means accepting all the conditions.



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