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Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival (SICAF)

23 August - 26 August 2018

Contact: SICAF Film Festival Team


Phone: 82 2 3455 8436

Fax: 82 2 3455 8421

Address: SICAF Organizing Committee, A-203 Seoul Animation Center, 126 Sopa-ro,Jung-gu
Seoul 100-250
South Korea

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Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival (SICAF) is an international event that specializes in animation representing Asia. Since it started as a small animation screening event in 1995, it became the official member of the Association of Animated Film Festival (ASIFA) in 2005, and has grown into a reputable international animation festival over the past 20 years. Largely divided into competition and invitation sections, The SICAF program introduces a variety of works expanding the territory of animation from the classical masterpieces to the latest hits, focusing on the changing environment and paradigms. In addition, SICAF succeeds the tradition with Animation Awards and encourages the young artists to lead the future with International Competition and Production Support Program for Short Animation.

Year established: 1995

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

This festival is recognised by ASIFA

Submission deadline:
31 May 2018

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


  • Works must be registered under one of the following categories in order to compete. 1) Feature Films : Works over 60 minutes in length or films made for cinema 2) Short Films : Works produced by professionals less than 60 minutes in length 3) Student Films : School or Graduation works less than 60 minutes in length 4) SICAF KID : Works made for children less than 60 minutes in length a) Films for 3-6 –year olds b) Films for 7-12 year olds 5) SICAF Online: Short films and Promotional Works that available to online screening a) Advertising or promotional films (project pilots
  • music videos
  • game videos etc.) b) Educational
  • scientific or industrial films c) Portfolio works of student and professionals

Submission methods:

  • Festhome
  • FilmFestivalLife
  • FilmFreeway


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