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Here you can find the complete programme schedule of the ITFS 2014.



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Thursday, 22. September 2011

The festival, founded in 1982, has developed into an essential event for animation film in Germany over the past 30 years and is one of the biggest and most important festivals for animated films around the world. Artistic animation films and the support of young talent represent the core of the festival. The various competition programmes are endowed with prize money of more than 60,000 euros in total.

You are kindly invited to submit films produced after October 1, 2010 to one of the Festival’s following competition categories:

  • International Competition (Short film competition)
  • Young Animation (Student film competition)
  • Tricks for Kids - shorts and series (Competition for short films and TV series for children)
  • NEW: Cartoons for Teens (Competition for animated series, anime series and cut scenes from computer games)
  • AniMovie (Feature-length film competition)

DEADLINE: December 01, 2011

More information on the terms and conditions, the competition categories and the awards you will find here.

NEW: Online submission with or without film upload!
Here you can register (for free) on our homepage, fill in the online entry form and upload your film.

Films can be also sent on DVD.

Online submission with film upload is also possible at Starting: October 10, 2011.

We are looking forward to your submission!


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21. February 2014

Animation Co-Production Forum 2014 (April 25-27) with focus on the Arab League

Projects can be submitted until March 19!

20. January 2014

Animated Com Award

Extended deadline: February 14, 2014

15. January 2014

Animation Production Day 2014

Looking for submissions of animation projects

ITFS Trailer 2014

Main Trailer

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