The African Animation Community has partnered with DISCOP Markets for the third version of Africa’s first animated brief movie pageant, FUPiTOONS FESTiVAL. Launched in 2017 in Johannesburg, the packages have screened in over 9 African international locations and Brazil. Up to now, the pageant has showcased shorts from throughout Africa, together with the extremely acclaimed comedy movie A Kalabanda Ate My Homework by Raymond Malinga. The movie, which explored the heights of a kid’s creativeness, gained Finest Quick Movie at FUPiTOONS FESTiVAL 2018 and has gone on to win a number of different awards throughout Africa.
The pageant goals to carry consideration to the African animation business by showcasing the perfect animated shorts the continent has to supply. By concentrating on kids and their mother and father, the occasion promotes African tales for household viewing.
FUPiTOONS FESTiVAL is in search of the perfect African animated content material, aimed toward audiences 2 to 12 years outdated, to be a part of a 1-hour screening. Submissions are being accepted within the following classes:
Finest Animation Quick Movie
Finest Animation TV Quick Movies, Episodes and Webisodes
Finest Commissioned Animation Quick Movies
Finest Commencement Animation Quick Movies
Finest General Animation
Quick movies aimed toward youngsters, with a run time of now not than 5 minutes, might be accepted for consideration. This 12 months’s pageant will launch throughout DISCOP Johannesburg in November 2019 earlier than embarking on one other journey throughout the continent.
Entries shut on September 1, 2019.
For extra info on submissions, go to the pageant web site.
Supply: African Animation Community