Acid´animé Contest (3)

Acid´Animé Contest


01 Aug 2023
Call for entries

17 Feb 2024
Festival closed

15 Mar 2024
Notification date

08 May 2024
31 May 2024


145 Rue de Belleville,  77185, Paris, Ile-de-France, France

Festival description
Short film festival 20'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Does NOT have submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 January 2023
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  20'<
 Any language
 Any language
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Festival start: 08 May 2024      Festival end: 31 May 2024

Acid'Animé Fest is an Paris international short-film competition. Our mission is to bring international independent animated short films to the widest possible audience in Europe and beyond. We want to give this opportunity to young filmakers and animators.

In 2024, a professional jury will give four awards:

- Grand Prix (Best Narrative)
- Meilleure réalisation (Best Directing)
- Meilleure scénario (Best Writing)
- Meilleure travail visuel (Best Visual)
- Meilleur travail sonore (Best Score)

Section 1.
ACID’ANIME CONTEST is an International Short Film Contest open to all filmmakers. It aims to highlight animated cinema in all its forms.

Section 2.
This contest does not require financial participation by filmmakers.

Section 3.
The short film must be sent in digital format by using one of these platform: FestHome. The film should not exceed 20 minutes (with credits). Filmmakers can send multiples shorts but only one can be selected for the jury. Non-French film must have French or english subtitles files.

Section 4.
To participate, shorts must have been completed between January 1st 2023 and April 1st 2024. The short must not have participated to a previous edition of ACID’ANIME CONTEST. The film must be composed of 80% of animated scene (CGI, stop-motion, cutout animation, paint…).

Section 5.
Each filmmakers declares to be the author and the owner of every right on the movie. Right issues can’t be imputed to LES AMICALES or DORIANE FILMS.

Section 6.
Inscription are open from Novembre 1st 2023 to February 29th 2024. Once this date has passed, no more film will be accepted. Every participating short will be watch by selection board. This board will choose best movies to feature on these categories:
• Best Film
• Best Directing
• Best Screenplay
• Best Visual

Five shorts will be chosen in each category. A film can be in multiples categories. We will be contacting filmmakers of chosen films. Selected short will be send to jury of professionals that will watch and decide on prize list. The results issued by the jury cannot be contested.

Section 7.
The participation to this contest implies that the owner of the film authorizes LES AMICALES and DORIANE FILMS to make two free public projections of the film. Images and very short clips of shorts can be used to promote the contest on our website and social networks.

Article 8.
Contest will close with a ceremony award which take place in à Parisian theater. Filmmakers will be invited. Cost of travel still in charge of the filmmaker. The date of this ceremony will be announced later.

Article 9.
The dates of the registration period as well as the award ceremony can be modified until the last moment by DORIANE FILMS in case of force majeure.

Article 10.
A trophy will be presented for each award at the ceremony. If no director is present at the ceremony, the trophy will be sent free of charge to the person in charge of registration. The possible awards given during the ceremony will be communicated later.



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