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Animation Block Party

Animation Block Party is the premier animation festival of the East Coast.

Since the first official ABP film festival on September 9th, 2004 - thousands of filmmakers have submitted their animated shorts and screened them at the yearly fest in Brooklyn, NY.

The tenth annual Animation Block Party was July 25-28, 2013 at The Music Hall of Williamsburg, Rooftop Films & BAMcinématek.

ABP is dedicated to exhibiting all genres of the world's best independent, professional and student animation. Past festival details listed below.

Animation Block Party 2013 info at

The 2013 winners are:

  • Best In Show: History of Pets - Kris Genijn / Netherlands
  • Original Design: Kick-heart - Masaaki Yuasa / Japan & NY
  • Computer Animation: Tumbleweed Tango - Sam Stephens & Christopher Mauch / NYC
  • Experimental Film: Junk - Kirk Hendry / UK
  • Music Video: Spacetime Fabric Softner - Ryan Mauskopf / NYC
  • Narrative Short: Disney Star Wars Corporate Retreat - Ron Yavnieli & Ethan S. Smith / Los Angeles
  • Student Film: Jamon - Iria Lopez / National Film & Television School
  • Minute Movie: Gum - Noam Sussman / Sheridan
  • Animation For Kids: Icarus Falls - Jesse O'Brien / Syracuse
  • Audience Award: Knock Knock - Chadwick Whitehead / Brooklyn

For any questions, comments, or inquiries about anything and everything please email:

The Animation Block Party film festival has a production wing called Animation Block that creates and develops content for broadcast in affiliation with festival alumni. Recent productions from the Animation Block include: MTV's ecological-mutant series, "Perfectland," Sundance Channel's diner slacker series, "Breakfast" and a variety series on My Damn Channel.


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