The Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) celebrates its 30th Anniversary!

“Animation connects!” – For six days and nights in spring, the Stuttgart region becomes the global centre of animated film.
„Letter to a Pig“, Tal Kantor (France/Israel, 01/2022)

The first Highlights

In different film programmes and events, an arc is spanned from “Best of” to the most current films and topics.

(Director: Eric Warin, Tahir Rana // Canada 2022)

Feature Films & Premieres

This year’s films take us into the past of historical figures, we accompany strong women through times of war or travel to the North Pole with a small Italian dog.


Highlights from the Supporting Programme

From “Best of Programmes” to the country focus on South Africa and the latest topics such as “AI – Artificial Intelligence” – the supporting programme offers multifaceted and exciting insights.

International Competition – State of Baden-Württemberg and the city of Stuttgart Grand Award for Animated Film
Hugo Covarrubias, Chile 2021, 15:54 min., Production: Trebol 3 Producciones

ITFS on Tour

Wether in Stuttgart or in theatres all around the world – we present you the best animated film from former festivals all year round.