Juried prizes are awarded to winners in categories ranging from student film to experimental short. Winners of the ABP 2017 juried awards will all receive a copy of Toon Boom Harmony, licenses for DigiCel FlipBook, art supplies from Sakura, USB drives from Kingston Technology and much more. Winners of the Audience Award and Student Film will receive licenses to Dragonframe with keypads. Click here to submit your film!
Animation Block Party will return for its 14th annual festival on July 27-30, 2017.
Submit your film to ABP 2017 > http://www.animationblock.com/submit
Animation Block Party is the largest animation festival on the East Coast, dedicated to exhibiting the world's best independent, professional and student animation.
The 14th annual Animation Block Party is July 27-July 30 2017 at Rooftop Films & BAMcinématek. Brooklyn NY.
Presented by Animation Block Party, GIFOWEEN is a Halloween-themed animation loop contest! Get spooky, scary, creepy, and kooky with your GIF-making, and you might see it on the big screen at an exclusive GIPHY Halloween party on October 26th at Brooklyn Bazaar, or be entered to win a mysterious prize pack...
It's easy to enter:
Create a GIPHY account (Or use the one you already have)
Upload a Halloween-themed GIF of your own creation
Tag it GIFOWEEN!
BEST IN SHOW: Perfect Houseguest (Tiny Inventions / Baltimore)
ORIGINAL DESIGN: Scapegoat (Shulamit Tager and Gal Haklay / Israel)
COMPUTER ANIMATION: Borrowed Time (Lou Hamou-Lhadj & Andrew Coats / CA)
EXPERIMENTAL FILM: Slow Wave (Andy Kennedy / Brooklyn)
MUSIC VIDEO: Weather The Storm (Peter Baynton / UK)
NARRATIVE SHORTS: Filthy but Fine (Arthur Metcalf / NYC)
STUDENT FILMS: Fulfilament (Rhiannon Evans / NFTS)
MINUTE MOVIE: Synapse (Super 77 / Ohio)
ANIMATION FOR KIDS: Hey Deer (Örs Bárczy / Hungary)
AUDIENCE AWARD: White Horses (Abraham Dieckman / San Francisco)
The Animation Block Party 2016 film festival lineup will be announced on June 24th.