Competitive Screening


Submissions are open to the Competitive Screening

The ANIMAGE – VIII International Animation Festival of Pernambuco is receiving subscriptions to the Competitive Screening of short movies. Filmmakers can now submit their films though our official website until AUGUST 8. Only will be accepted films made from 2016, that include animation techniques and with a maximum of 30 minutes.

The competitive screening has cash prizes for the best films selected in the categories “Best Short Film”, “Best Children’s Short Film “, “Best Brazilian Short Film” and “Best Film – Audience Award”. There are also awards for trophies in the categories Direction, Screenplay, Art Direction, Animation Technique and Sound Mixing.

The ANIMAGE takes place from  November 24 to December 03, in Recife. It is a realization of Rec-Beat Productions.

Besides the Competitive Screening, ANIMAGE also have in your program special sessions and screenings, feature films, workshops, masterclasses, an exhibition and seminars. In their latest editions brought to Recife important names of the animated film world, including the award-winning Brazilian director Alê Abreu (The Boy and the World), the Portuguese Regina Pessoa (Kali, The Little Vampire), the British director Phil Mulloy, the argentine Juan Pablo Zaramella, the italian Andrea Martignoni and the french Sebastien Laudenbach (The Girl Without Hands).