Entries cannot be accepted if they arrive after the final deadline. Internet submissions should be sent before midnight Pacific Standard Time on the deadline date. If sending materials through the postal service, be sure to allow 7-14 days for transit.
We accept any animated film — from anywhere, made whenever, shown wherever.
- Place of origin
Films may come from anywhere in the world.
- Completion date
You may submit films made at any time during your life.
Films may be of any length, short or long.
- Other festivals
You may show your work at other festivals simultaneously.
You may show as much of your work online as you like.
- Animation method
All animation methods are eligible: hand-drawn, computer, stop-motion, pixilation, rotoscope, motion capture, compositing with live action, etc. Live action films must have a strong animation component.
All genres of animation are eligible: narrative, abstract, music video, advertisement, documentary, motion comics, non-play video game sequences, etc.