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  The Battle for Ravenwind: The Right to Radios. (Fighting Words in association with Brown Bag Films) Love Steak: Colaiste Pobail Osrai (In association with Paper Panthers and Cartoon Saloon). This film is eligible for an Audience Choice Award. Voting will take place on 18th October 2014 at the Pavilion Theatre. Dun Laoghaire.Read More
The following films have been shortlisted for the ‘Best International Short Film Category’   1. Tall Tales Part 2 – Kilogramme Animation – UK.   2. The Elephant and the Bicycle – Folimage – France.   3. El Canto – Les Films de l’Arlequin – France.   4. YearBook – By Bernardo Britto – USA.   5. The Dark Secret in Our Home – Thomas Bruckler – Germany.   6. Leaving Home – Il Luster – The Netherlands.Read More

Posted On October 2, 2014By adminIn Blog

Best Irish Student or Graduate Shortlisted Films!

  The following films have been shortlisted for the Best Irish Student or Graduate Short Film:   1. In Sheep’s Clothing – Aisling O’Reilly –  IADT (Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology) 2. Marrying the Sea – Sarah Walsh – IADT (Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology) 3. Shoot – Rory Conway – BCFE (Ballyfermot College of Further Education) 4. Wounded – Helga Kristjana Bjarnadottir – BCFE (Ballyfermot College of Further Education) 5. Vertigal Horizons – Anita Gaughan – IADT (Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, DesignRead More
The following films have been shortlisted for the “Best Irish Short Film Category”   1. Coda – Maps and Plans 2. Deadly – Aidan McAteer 3. Fresh Cut Grass – Boulder Media 4. The Ledge End of Phil (From Accounting) – Cartoon Saloon   Congratulations and many thanks to the companies who submitted their films! All of these films are eligible for the Audience Choice Award – voting takes place after the screenings on the 18th of October at the Pavilion Theatre, Dun Laoghaire.  Read More

Posted On September 26, 2014By adminIn Cat 1

Book now to see Cheatin’

Bill Plympton, “The King of Indie Animation” will be at the Pavilion Theatre for the Irish premiere Cheatin’ – his  7th feature film! Tickets for Cheatin’ are now on sale at the Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire and are priced at €6.50 each. Bill  will take part in a Q & A session after the screening. Everyone attending this screening will receive a complimentary sketch from Bill! To book your tickets to the screening of Cheatin’ click here or call 01-231 29 29!  Read More
  Bill Plympton, “The King of Indie Animation” will be the “Special Guest Animator” at Dublin Animation Film Festival which takes place on the 17 and 18 October 2014 at both the Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT) and the Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire. Bill  will deliver a masterclass in The National Film School (NFS) on IADT’s campus on the 17 October as part of The National Film School Lecture series. The Irish premiere of his feature film “Cheatin’”  (Club Classification) will be screened at the Pavilion Theatre,Read More

Posted On August 8, 2014By adminIn Blog

Over 200 entries received!

    Wow – there are some very talented animators around the world – entries have arrived in from Colombia, Russia, France, Finland, the UK, Poland, the Czech Republic…. the list goes on! (Not forgetting the fabulous animators based in Ireland who have submitted their films!) Special thanks to everyone who helped to publicise our call for entries. Also to our twitter followers! (We have also set up a facebook page – if you could find a minute to “like” us, that would be great!) We are looking forward toRead More

Posted On July 26, 2014By adminIn Cat 1

Deadline has passed

The deadline for submitting entries for the Dublin Animation Film Festival 2014 has now passed. We would like to thank everyone who has submitted a film. It is always exciting to see them coming in and viewing the work from so many talented animators from different parts of the globe. We will work as quickly as we can to shortlist the films for the official screening and the awards, but the workforce and judges for the festival are working on a voluntary basis, so it will take a little while!Read More
By Rony Hotin, FranceRead More

Posted On July 15, 2014By adminIn 2011

Audition – Best International Short, 2011

  By Carambolas Films, NetherlandsRead More