Get ready to combine your love of animation and animals into one masterpiece – the iAniMagic Competition is back! The 8th iAniMagic, starting from August 1st, invites you to show off your animation skills whilst demonstrating your love for animals. The big winner this year will receive a monetary prize worth 700USD and more! CONTEST THEME Your animation submission must use animals as the main character of your work. It can be a horse running freely in the wild, a cat warrior fighting against intruders in a fantasy world, a cute, fluffy dog wiggling its bottom walking majestically down the street, or anything else you can imagine! CONTEST GUIDELINES You must create your contest entries on Animation Desk Download the free app here: iOS, Android, Windows Your submissions should be between 15-30 seconds long You may enter as many submissions as you like There is no cost for entering the contest CONTEST PRIZES Golden Award – USD 700 cash prize, video showcased on Animation Desk App Store page, featured interview on Kdan’s platforms Silver Award – USD 600 cash prize, featured interview on Kdan’s platforms Bronze Award – USD 500 cash prize, featured interview on Kdan’s platforms Best Creativity – USD 300 cash prize Best Art – USD 300 cash prize Best Technique – USD 300 cash prize Staff Pick (3 winners) – FIGMA Model Doll Audience Award (3 winners) – USD 100 EXCLUSIVE STUDENTS AWARDS – FOR SCHOOLS AND INSTITUTIONS For students verified institutional emails, we have a separate student competition with the same prizes to reward their fantastic work. They would not only would they receive cash prizes and be featured on Kdan’s platforms, but also get 30 sets of promo code to access Creativity 365 suite. If you are a faculty or staff member interested in this contest, please contact us and register as a participating institution. JUDGES Ian Chung, 2D animator at Studio2, Winner of iAniMagic 2017 Facebook, Vimeo, and Tumblr Usman Riaz, TED senior follower, Artist, animator and composer. Mano Animation Studio, Instagram, TED Profile, TEDxKyoto Isabel Bouttens, 2D animators, Art Teacher Website and Vimeo IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER Entry open: 01 August 2019 – 31 October 2019 Winner announcement: 30 November 2019on Animation Desk Facebook Please visit the competition website for more details.
Typomania typographic video competition is one of the key events of the festival. The contest exists from the very beginning of the festival.
The Creative Conscience Awards welcome projects by students and graduates (of up to two years) from any creative discipline. The deadline for 2018 has now passed, but we’ll be launching the 2019 awards at the end of this year. The awards are the perfect opportunity to push your curiosity and create the change you want to see in the world. You can enter the awards solo or in a team (of up to six), and can choose your own issue to tackle or work from one of our exciting briefs.
The Prix Ars Electronica is the world’s most time-honored media arts competition. Winners are awarded the coveted Golden Nica statuette, prize money ranging up to € 10,000 per category and an opportunity to showcase their talents at the famed Ars Electronica Festival in Linz.
Create a short video – up to 60 seconds – about human population growth that highlights one of the following global challenges: Preserving Biodiversity, Sustainable Resource Use, Protecting Human Rights. All videos must include:
The Pictoplasma Berlin 2019 festival is calling for animation submissions for the “Characters In Motion” international screenings.
World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb invites submissions for the 29th edition of the Festival, taking place 3-8 June 2019 in Zagreb, Croatia.
The Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival (CCI-IFF) is now accepting submissions for its 2019 festival, to be held July 18-21 during Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center. The deadline for entries is February 1, 2019.
Climate change is the biggest issue of your lifetime. Your whole life will be lived as the impacts of global climate change are taking place.
Introduce your work to the world. Enter the most prestigious competition for creativity in illustration, the Communication Arts Illustration Competition. Any illustration first published or produced from January 2018 through January 2019 is eligible.