Second edition of ANIMAFILM - Baku International Animation Festival will be held in the capital of Azerbaijan, from 18 to 20 October 2019. The festival will show dozens of foreign and national animated films for children and adults for three days. The goal of the organizers is to create an annual event that will delight the local and foreign audience and professionals, as well as promoting the development of animation art in Azerbaijan.

- Best Short Animated Film (up to 20 minutes)
- Best Azerbaijani Short Animated film (up to 20 minutes)
- Best Short Animated Film for Children (up to 10 minutes)
- Best Original Screenplay for a Short Animated film

- The film must be shot after January 1, 2018.
- More than 50% of the film must be an animation. There are no limitations in the animation techniques used in the film.
- One film can only participate in one category.
- Copyright of competitive films are regulated by international law. The participant (director, producer or other authorized person) who provides an animated film, declares that he is the copyright owner of the film and is authorized to screen the film at the festival.

Overall Rating
  • Cheung Step

    The festival is nice, even though I wasn't able to attend. I was very honoured to have my short film Little Thinks selected and wish the festival much success going forward.

    October 2019
    Response from festival:

    Dear Cheung, thank you for your kind review! Kids enjoyed your film a lot! We thank you for participating and hope to see you next year!