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Fantoche International Animation Film Festival

1 September - 6 September 2015

Contact: Miriam Loertscher


Phone: +41 56 290 14 44

Fax: +41 56 290 14 45

Address: P.O. Box Bruggerstrasse 37

Festival website

  • About
  • Submission Info

The international show of animation film has become one of the world’s most prominent animation festivals and is the largest cultural event in Switzerland that is devoted exclusively to the full array of animation techniques, content and media. Since making its debut back in 1995, Fantoche has shown thousands of short and long films from around the world. It offers the very best in entertainment for young and old alike, makes new discoveries for all animated film buffs and serves as a meeting place for animation specialists in Switzerland and abroad.

Theme(s): Animation Film & Game Design

Year established: 1995

Is this festival exclusively animation?: Yes - this is exclusively an animation festival

Submission deadline:
25 May 2015

Entry fee:
FREE! There is no charge for this festival

Award categories:

  • Animated Short
  • Childrens Short
  • Professional
  • Student
  • Best Film
  • High Risk
  • New Talent
  • Best Sound
  • Best Visual
  • Best Story
  • Public Award

Format(s) accepted for submission:

  • DVD
  • Quicktime

The festival start in September 2015 seems far away, but Fantoche is reaching out to all the innovative filmmakers, the imaginative storytellers, the virtuous draftsmen: We are looking forward to all your new films in any possible animation technique! If your film has been completed after 31 March 2014 and lasts no longer than 40 minutes, please register.

Films made by Swiss film-makers will automatically be entered in the selection for the Swiss Competition.

Link to entry form

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