Countryside Animafest Cyprus
24 June - 1 July 2017
Contact: yiorgos tsangaris
P.O. BOX 20675
- Submission Info
Countryside Animafest Cyprus, the official animation festival of Cyprus, is one of the longest-running film festivals in Cyprus. It is renowned for the high quality of its programming, for its wide and enthusiastic audience and for its active presence in the cultural scene throughout the year.
Its aim is to cultivate the art of animation, by raising audience awareness and promoting cultural, financial and social development in the field of independent animation filmmaking. Its various activities throughout the year include the annual Countryside Animafest Cyprus, expert seminars and workshops, academic forums, special screenings, etc. In this way the festival initiates international collaborations and provides opportunities for artistic growth.
Countryside Animafest Cyprus is the yearly culmination of our activities and takes place every summer in July. It showcases a selection of the world’s latest productions, focusing on independent, non-commercial films that show acute artistic sensibility and originality of idea, story and execution.
The festival is organized by the NGO Views of the World Festival with the official support of the Ministry of Education & Culture of the Republic of Cyprus and ASIFA Cyprus.
Year established: 2002
Is this festival exclusively animation?: Yes - this is exclusively an animation festival
This festival is recognised by ASIFA
31 March 2017
FREE! There is no charge for this festival
- Best Animation
- Childrens Short
Format(s) accepted for submission:
- Online Link (& Password)