15th Annual

Animation Block Party

July 26, 2018 to July 29, 2018


Category

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
March 12, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
May 24, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Late Deadline
June 8, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
June 25, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 30 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after December 1, 2015

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
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (QuickTime)

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  Other - Digital
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Student Film
Dragonframe with keypads, Harmony Essentials and Storyboard Pro licenses from Toon Boom, DVDs, etc.
Value of Goods/Services: 2,000 U.S. Dollar

Audience Award
Dragonframe with keypads, Harmony Essentials and Storyboard Pro licenses from Toon Boom, DVDs, etc.
Sponsor:Various
Value of Goods/Services: 2,000 U.S. Dollar

Best in Show
Harmony Essentials and Storyboard Pro licenses from Toon Boom, DVDs, etc.
Sponsor:Various
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Narrative Short
Harmony Essentials and Storyboard Pro licenses from Toon Boom, DVDs, etc.
Sponsor:Various
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Best Under Minute Movie
Harmony Essentials and Storyboard Pro licenses from Toon Boom, DVDs, etc.
Sponsor:Various
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Original Design
Harmony Essentials and Storyboard Pro licenses from Toon Boom, DVDs, etc.
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Experimental Animation
Harmony Essentials and Storyboard Pro licenses from Toon Boom, DVDs, etc.
Sponsor:Various
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Animation for Kids
Harmony Essentials and Storyboard Pro licenses from Toon Boom, DVDs, etc.
Sponsor:Various Prize Sponsors
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

Basic Rules of Submission:

ALL animation films must be in the time range of 30 seconds to 30 minutes. All genres are welcome, but animation only.

You may submit more than one film, but please submit a separate entry for each film you submit.

ABP Submission preference is HD 1920 x 1080 QuickTime in H.264 or Apple ProRes compression.

Please use https://www.wetransfer.com or https://www.hightail.com or https://www.sendspace.com or https://www.dropbox.com or another FTP type website to send a QuickTime of your film to:

animationblockparty@gmail.com

We no longer accept DVD submissions.

Digital QuickTime submission is required.

Please be sure to label your QuickTime file with the Withoutabox Tracking Number.

If submitting more than one short, you must fill out a separate entry form for that film and pay an additional submission fee.

Do not send us your only copy of your animation. Any materials you send us will not be returned.

You will receive a confirmation of your received media through the WAB portal once it has been processed in our system.

http://animationblock.com/submit