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School Presentation: Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF 1

26. April 2023 @ 18:00 – 20:00 – The Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF presents the best works of its students in two short film programmes – from the past and the present. Film University KONRAD WOLF was founded almost 70 years ago as Deutsche Hochschule für Filmkunst (Later Hochschule für Film und Fernsehen). Initially, animators for the DEFA-Studio in Dresden were trained in […]

Honorary Trickstar: Signe Baumane

26. April 2023 @ 18:30 – 19:00 – When I first met Signe Baumane, she had already produced 15 short films of her own and was planning her first animated feature film, ‘Rocks in my Pockets’. Meanwhile, she has made a second full-length film, ‘My Love Affair with Marriage’. Her films are based on personal experience, and she often narrates them in her […]

Trickstar Professional Awards Ceremony

26. April 2023 @ 18:30 – 20:00 – Be there when the winners of the German Animation Screenplay Award, the Animated Games Award Germany and the Trickstar Business Award are honoured in the joint Trickstar Professional Awards Ceremony. For the first time, the ITFS Honorary Trickstar will be awarded during the gala, honouring Signe Baumane for her inspiring work. The evening is hosted […]

AniMovie: Titina

26. April 2023 @ 18:30 – 20:30 – Italian airship engineer Umberto Nobile enjoys a quiet life with his beloved dog Titina, who charmed him into rescuing her from the streets of Rome. One day, Norwegian explorer superstar Roald Amundsen contacts him and orders an airship to conquer the North Pole. Nobile seizes the opportunity to go down in history. He brings Titina […]

Portuguese Animation Awards – Student Category

26. April 2023 @ 19:00 – 20:15 – Every year on International Animation Day on 28 October, Casa da Animação organises the unique animation event ‘A Festa Mundial da Animação’ in Coimbra, Portugal.ITFS shows two programmes curated by Casa da Animação with the current year’s best animated films from Portugal: one programme from the ‘Professionals Category” and one with films by Portuguese students.Juni […]

In Persona: Sander Joon (Tallinn)

26. April 2023 @ 20:00 – 22:00 – Sander Joon is a young film director from Estonia who has already won numerous awards for his animated films. His debut film ‘Velodrool’ from 2015 already made big waves and thrilled audiences at film festivals in Canada, Australia and France, among others, with its black-humoured story of a cigarette addict who takes part in a […]


26. April 2023 @ 20:15 – 22:00 – Vincent Paronnaud, Marjane Satrapi // France 2007, 95 min, German versionMarjane is eight years old when the mullahs drive the Shah out of Persia and take power. The world is suddenly a different place. But the rebellious Marjane does not even think about obeying the new strict rules. She would much rather discover punk, ABBA […]

Best of Animation 2 – Secrets & Specials

26. April 2023 @ 20:30 – 22:30 – The Friends of the Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film (Förderverein ITFS e.V.) are delighted to be given the opportunity to organise four Best of programmes for this year’s festival. The selection of the best animated short films from the last 30 festival editions showcases the diversity of filmmakers and their works worldwide. Although the selection […]

International Competition 2

26. April 2023 @ 21:00 – 23:00 – The International Competition (IC) is the beating heart of the festival. The best of current animated shorts from around the world are shown in this section. Films are humorous, contemplative, creative, or critical. Powerful, affectionate, and disturbing stories from family life and about anything else that can still be a kind of family to us.PachydermeDirector: Stéphanie […]

A∨A – Artificial ∨ Art: AI in Animation 1

26. April 2023 @ 22:00 – 23:30 – The programmes present films that couldn’t do without AI processing, that deal with the issue of artificial intelligence or that have been produced by AI. Human creativity meets artificial creativity – a creative dialogue begins, and new hybrid art forms emerge: Sensors draw pictures for us, bots tell us stories. We see and understand and […]