23rd Annual

ASIFA-South Animation Conference & Festival 2018

October 27, 2018 to October 28, 2018

 
Category

Saturday Morning Kid Friendly Animation

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
January 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 5.00 *
Regular Deadline
May 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Late Deadline
July 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 15.00 *

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
August 31, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 20 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
BLU-RAY
REGION 1  
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0  
REGION 1  
BLU-RAY
REGION 1  
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP  
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)
  .WMV (Windows Media)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Photo of the Director - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> One-Sheet Art - Posters
> Statement by the Director

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best of Show
This award determines the best overall animation in consideration to content, technical skills, and other criteria put forth by the ASIFA-South committee members. The final judging in this category will be selected by professional industry judges in the animation industry. Winner will receive a one-of-a-kind trophy, complimentary entry submission to our partner The Atlanta Film Festival for its Oscar-eligible animated shorts category along with a 2-hour Film Festival consultation session on tips and tricks for future film submission.
Sponsor:ASIFA-South

Audience Choice Award
This award will be selected by attending audiences with a live poll tallied out at the end of the conference.
Sponsor:ASIFA-South

Animation for All
This category focuses not as much on technical skills as showcasing animation that stands above others in content that in relevant to hi-lighting diversity, humanitarian issues, disabilities and bold content that inspires. The winner for this category will be selected by the ASIFA-South committee.
Sponsor:ASIFA-South

Category Rules

Please make sure to read all the festival rules and terms and conditions. For questions, please email programming@asifa-south.com

- All entries must be submitted as an online screener. (Vimeo preferred). If your animation is selected, we may contact you to ask you for playable required formats.
- 20 minutes or less
- Entries produced from end of January 2016 and later.
- Stop motion and Puppet Films considered if up to 80% of content is animated
-ASIFA-South does not pay Screening Fees.

elected filmmakers will receive two complimentary tickets for the night.