Hiroshima 2014 International Animation Festival

     Category:  Animation
     Deadline:  April 1, 2014  (expired!)
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    The fifteenth international animation festival Hiroshima has announced the Call for Entries for its 2014 competition, inviting entries from animators around the world.

    Hiroshima International Animation Festival is a biennial manifestation held in Hiroshima City in August, endorsed by Association Internationale du Film d’Animation (ASIFA). It was established in 1985, as a project commemorating the 40th anniversary of the atomic bombing.

    The official languages of the Festival shall be Japanese and English.

    Short animated films of no more than 30 minutes, completed after April 1, 2012, can be submitted. Entry forms and films/videos should reach the Festival Office from February 1 to April 1, 2014.

    There is no entry fee.


    All animators all over the world are welcome to enter.


    The official prizes are:

    Grand Prize: ¥1,000,000 (approx. 10,100 USD)
    Hiroshima Prize: ¥1,000,000
    Debut Prize: ¥500,000
    Renzo Kinoshita Prize: ¥300,000
    Special International Jury Prize(s)
    Special Prize(s)

    The Organizing Committee also welcomes certain organizations wishing to present its own special prizes and cash awards.