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Animaze - Montreal International Animation Film Festival


Extended by popular demand till November 29.

Animaze is an international film festival and conference dedicated to exploring the world of animation in all its diversity. Filmmakers from over 65 countries working in a wide range of genres and styles converge on Montreal in the summer. We engage audiences and develop new opportunities in a unique and fast growing art form.

ANIMAZE presents le MIAFF! a Montreal based international animation film festival and industry conference providing a showcase for animators and animation producers to showcase and market their works including technology and anything animated in the digital landscape as a digital art or even for research purposes in the field of science.

ANIMAZE is registered non-profit organization with feature animation film as its prime focus. ANIMAZE is an animation industry conference, workshops for animators, producers network, cocktail networking and ANIMAZE DAZE international co-production incentive. For independent filmmakers festival strategy workshops.

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Le Festival International du cinéma d'Animation présente des longs métrages d'animation, des courts ainsi que des films expérimentaux. Des conférences de l'industrie, des panels d'intervenants ainsi que des coproductions internationales seront au rendez vous. Des Ateliers sur l'état de l'art. Une Sélection internationale de films pour le public, des panels d'intervenants et une plate-forme éducative pour enfants.  
Nous sommes heureux d'annoncer cette nouvelle édition virtuelle de notre festival, la première. De nouveaux films excitants, une programmation originale et un cycle de conférences de l'industrie sont prévus.

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Animaze Daze in Annecy, screenings at Annecy Off


The following films screened in the Animaze Daze Selection.

INTERFACE by Mel Hsieh  2:28
BIGSHOT (Ep1-Ep6) by Maurice Huvelin 13:30
Tears of Inge by Alisi Telengut 4:21
The Urge 2 - It Lies Within by Christopher Angus 8:00

Best of Animaze

Beauty - Rino Stefano Tagliafierro - Italie/Italy 2014 9:49
House of Unconsciousness -   Priit Tender - Estonie/Estonia - 2015 10:41
Last Dance on the Main - Aristofanis Soulikias - Canada -2014 3:07
Luminaris - Juan Pablo Zaramella - Argentina - 2011 6:20
Wrapped Roman Koelin 0 Falko Paeper, Florian Wittmann - Allemagne/Germany 2014 4:06
Migration -  Fluorescent Hill - Canada - 2014 6:11
1000 Plateaus - Steve Woloshen - Canada  3:00

Le Cygne (the boat offered a fantastic location with an amazing view on the city, its lake and the surrounding mountains) was full for the second day of Off d'Annecy with Annecy + a selection of shorts curated by Animation Master Bill Plympton.


Annecy + was cofounded by Bill Plympton and Nancy Denney Phelps who present each year their selection.

Nancy Denney-Phelps


June 19  9 pm till midnight.

21h30 Set 1
1. A Single Life - Job, Joris & Marieke - The Netherlands - 2'15''
2. Piglette Babysitter - Natalia Berezovaia - Russia - 6'14''
3. Carrotrope - Paulo d'Alva - Portugal - 8'00''
4. Cupdio (The Kik Music Video) - Natali Voorthuis - The Netherlands - 3'44''
5. Heila Ormur - Kelsey Rose - Iceland/USA - 4'38''
6. Dirty Birdy Redux - John Dilworth - USA - 8'00''
22h20 Set 2
7. Panty Fairy - Juanwei Chen - USA -2'01''
8. Un Pingouin Peut en Cacher un Autre - Alenka Krizenecky - France - 6'38''
9. Wandering Eye - Edwin chavez - USA - 0'46''
10. Footprints - Bill Plympton - USA - 4'01''
11. Organs (music video for The Unclude) - Robb Shaw - USA - 3'16''
12. Submarine Sandwich - PES - USA - 1'56''
13. Music Jail - David Cowles and Jeremy Galante - USA -3'08''
14. Driving - Nate Theis - USA - 3'51''
23h10 Set 3
15. Heavenly Peace - Anders Wesseg-Tuerhom - Great Britain/USA - 5'13''
16. Fongopolis - Joanna Kozuch - Poland - 12'00''
17. Shooting Range - Anna Heuninck - Belgium - 1'30''
18. La Musique Danse (Music Dances) - Kirill Fessenko - Canada - 2'00''
19. Domestik - Ignatz Johnson Higham - Great Britain - 3'44''
20. Jean-Michel, the Woodland Caribou - Mathieu Auvray - France/Belgium - 10'00''
23h45 Résultats des Votes


Animaze Daze in Annecy offered a selection of short films and awarded Maura Carrero for ANIMAZE LE MIAFF 2015 Best Short.



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