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ANIMATOU 2019

Genève - Switzerland

From October 4, 2019 to October 12, 2019


11, RUE DES GROTTES
CASE POSTALE 5524
1211 GENÈVE 11
SUISSE

+41 (0)22 734 11 84 / +41 (0)79 302 59 22

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info@animatou.com

www.animatou.com

INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION


Opening submissions: February 28, 2019
Final deadline: May 10, 2019 Free
Notification of results: July 26, 2019


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: 31st December 2017 (from January 2018)
2) Maximum duration: 50 minutes
3) Country of production: All countries
4) Screening format: ProRes, H264, DCP (as backup only)
5) Accepted genres: Animation (all genres)

Other criteria:
6) Language & Subtitles: Films with dialogues in a language other than French should be subtitled, ideally in French or possibly in English.
7) Selection announcement: end of July, by email


The selected films compete in one or more of the following international sections and for the following awards:
- International Competition, Animatou Main Award: CHF 3,000
- International Competition for Animated Short Documentaries, Animatou «Doc'Anim» Award: CHF 1,000
- International Competition for Animated Experimental Shorts, Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève «Labo» Award: CHF 1,000
- International Competition for Young Audience Award: CHF 1,000
- Geneva University Hospitals - Belle-Idée Honorary Public Award
- Geneva University Hospitals - ARToPie Honorary Teens Award
- Caramel & Pistacchio programmes for toddlers: Honorary Caramel & Pistacchio Awards.
Please refer to our Terms & Conditions for more details, as well as information on the Animatou policy regarding Swiss origin.





SWISS ANIMATION

Only Swiss films are considered for the Swiss Competition. The official origin of the film is determined by the production company or entity. Animatou only requires that the director or one of the (co-)production entities be a Swiss national or based in Switzerland for a film to qualify as Swiss and be considered to participate in the Swiss Competition.


Opening submissions: February 28, 2019
Final deadline: May 10, 2019 Free
Notification of results: July 26, 2019


Preview format:
-Uploaded file (1 stamp)

Requirements:
1) Films completed after: 31st December 2017 (from January 2018)
2) Maximum duration: 50 minutes
3) Country of production: All countries
4) Screening format: ProRes, H264, DCP (as backup only)
5) Accepted genres: Animation (all genres)

Other criteria:
6) Language & Subtitles: Films with dialogues in a language other than French should be subtitled, ideally in French or possibly in English.
7) Selection announcement : end of July, by email


The selected films compete in the Swiss section and for the following awards:
- Swiss Competition, Award for Best Animated Short: CHF 1,000
- Swiss Competition, «Taurus Studio» Award for Best Swiss Soundtrack: a 2-day recording session at Taurus Studio, Geneva.
Swiss films may also be be selected to participate in the various international competitions.
Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more detail.