GLAS Animation Festival, America’s first major animation festival in nearly a decade, will take place from March 3-6, 2016 in Berkeley, California. With a full slate of competition programs, retrospectives, and international guests, the festival is poised to become the largest U.S. animation festival since 2007’s Platform in Portland.
The festival recently unveiled its signal film, created by filmmaker Kangmin Kim:
In addition to competition screenings (submissions are open until December 1st), GLAS festival director Jeanette Bonds has promised a full slate of curated programs, retrospectives, and lectures. The festival recently announced a wide-ranging and eclectic programming line-up. Among the highlights: