Call for Submissions now open! 2021 Animation Competition 

We are now accepting entries for the 2021 animation short film competition. Deadline: Monday 30th November 2020

Films should be less than 10 minutes in length and be completed after 

1st December 2019.

All film and music rights and clearances must be obtained (in accordance with UK copyright laws)

Canterbury Anifest reserves the right to use screenshots of your film in marketing and promotional material.

If Canterbury Anifest 2021 moves online, selected films will be screened securely online, with the possibility of a live screening at a later date as part of the festival.

Selected entrants will be notified by Friday 15th January 2021.


Submit your film here
Do you agree that if the 2021 festival moves online, your film, if selected, can be screened securely online.

Awards for the 2021 Animation Short Film Competition include:

Best British Film

Best International Film

Best Local Film (London and the South East region)

Best Student Film

Best Art Design

Best Animation of character

Best Sound


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