Our new Animation Festival Guide is a hand-picked list of calls for entries from respected festivals around the globe. This week, we add three new calls for entries from :
Northwest Animation Festival
(Portland and Eugene, Oregon)
Festival Dates: May 4-10, 2015 in Portland; May 15-17 in Eugene
Submission deadline: December 15, 2014 (Oregon-produced films: March 1, 2015)
Entry fee: $30 (standard); $15 (student); FREE (Oregon-produced films)
The 5th annual Northwest Animation Festival will take place May 4-10, 2015, at the Hollywood Theatre in Portland, Oregon. The heart of the festival, our juried selection of international shorts, will repeat on May 15-17 at the Bijou Art Cinemas in Eugene.
All genres of animation, such as narrative, abstract, music video, advertisement, documentary, motion comics, machinima and non-play video game sequences, are eligible. All animation methods like hand-drawn, computer, stop-motion, pixilation, rotoscope, motion capture and compositing with live action are eligible. Documentaries and predominately live action films must have strong animation components.
Festival events will include international shorts blocks, thematic screenings, feature films, guest shows, the Oregon Animation Industry Showcase, lobby exhibits, after-parties and many more.
How to Submit:
Future Film Festival
Festival Dates: May 5-10, 2015
Submission deadline: March 15, 2015 (Shorts); February 28, 2015 (Features)
Entry fee: FREE