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VAFI & RAFI – International Children and Youth Animation Film Festival

27 May - 2 June 2019

Contact: Hrvoje Selec


Phone: +385 91 798 0858

Fax: -

Address: VANIMA (for VAFI&RAFI 9), P.P. 5
42000 Varaždin

Festival website

  • About
  • Submission Info

VAFI & RAFI is a festival of animated movies devoted to children and youth. The Festival has two sections – VAFI section in Varaždin (animated movies made by children and youth) and RAFI section in Rijeka (animated movies for children and youth).

From the 3rd edition, the Festival also has a special category called BLUE VAFI for which the prizes are given in cooperation with Office of the Ombudsman For Children and UNICEF in Croatia, for the movie which promotes the Children’s rights.

Every year, the Festival has a Partner country and program is dedicated through promoting variety and richness through an animated movies.

Theme(s): animated movies

Year established: 2010

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

This festival is recognised by ASIFA

Submission deadline:
27 January 2019

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


  • Animated Short
  • Childrens Short
  • Experimental
  • Professional
  • Student
  • Animated Short
  • Best Animation
  • Childrens Short
  • Professional
  • Student

Submission methods:

  • DVD
  • FilmFreeway
  • Online Link (& Password)
  • Other

For your submission to be valid, you have to no latter than 20th January 2016 send:

- Entry Form in Word to
- two screenshots from each film (300dpi) on
- films

Films you can send ONLINE or by POST.

You can send films via Wetransfer, Dropbox or any other online service that supports sending or sharing big files.

Accepted formats for online submission: AVI, MPEG 2 and MPEG 4...

Link to entry form

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