Anime Xperience Fest, a dynamic animation extravaganza nestled in the heart of New York City, extending its embrace to enthusiasts worldwide. Our festival serves as a magnetic nexus, bringing together an eclectic tapestry of animated films that span from cherished classics to groundbreaking releases that push the envelope of innovation.

Anime Xperience Fest beckons you to delve into the realms of animation, allowing you to grasp the enchantment firsthand and become a part of a fervent community united by their passion for this captivating art form.

Prepare to immerse yourself in an ode to creativity, an exploration of boundless imagination, and an immersive journey through the narratives uniquely woven through the art of animation. As the festival unfolds, the air will buzz with camaraderie and excitement, encapsulating the spirit of shared admiration for this medium.

Secure your place at this unparalleled event and partake in a celebration of creativity, imagination, and storytelling unlike any other. We're eagerly counting down the moments until we welcome you amidst the animated splendor.

Award Winner of 2D Animation
Award Winner of 3D Animation
Award Winner of Stop Motion
Student Award Winner of 2D Animation
Student Award Winner of 3D Animation
Student Award Winner of Stop Motion

AnimeXperienceFest 2024 – Rules and Regulations

Categories for Submission:
AnimeXperienceFest welcomes entries for short animated films in the following categories: 2D, 3D, Stop Motion, and Student2D, 3D, Stop Motion.

Submission Requirements:
Submitted films must be in the H.264 format for screening. The following technical specifications are applicable:

File Extension: .mp4
Video Codec: H.264
Video Frame Rate: 24, 25, 29.97, or 30 fps
Aspect Ratio: Any
Resolution: 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
Field Dominance: Progressive
Audio: AAC 48 kHz

Films must not exceed a duration of 10 minutes to be considered for selection.

Non-English language films must provide an English-subtitled screening copy for consideration, as the official language of the festival is English.

Key Points:

Event Details: AnimeXperienceFest 2024 will be hosted at the Queens Library in New York City. The festival will showcase award-winning animated films in a physical setting, providing audiences the chance to relish the enchantment of animation on the grand screen.

Online Platform: In addition to physical screenings, AnimeXperienceFest will present a streaming platform, enabling selected animations to be savored online. This digital avenue opens up the festival's diverse array of animated films to global audiences, allowing them to explore the realm of animation and uncover emerging talents from the comfort of their homes.

Screening: By submitting to AnimeXperienceFest, you commit to presenting your film during the festival dates.

Legal Compliance: Submitters warrant that they possess all necessary permissions from owners, creators, writers, producers, and authorized representatives of the film, and that they agree to the festival's terms.

Communication: The festival's organizing committee will notify submitters of their film's acceptance status using the contact details provided in the submission form. While best efforts will be made, AnimeXperienceFest holds no responsibility for communication issues arising from inaccurate contact information.

Feedback: AnimeXperienceFest is not obligated to provide feedback on submitted films to the submitter or any other representatives.

Screening Fees: The festival does not offer screening fees for submitted films.

Guideline Amendments: AnimeXperienceFest retains the right to modify, add, remove, or alter any part of the guidelines without prior notice.

Acceptance of Terms: Submission of a film implies acceptance of these regulations.

Contact Information:

Important Dates:

Submission Deadline: February 29, 2024
Notification Date: March 15, 2024
Event Date: March 30, 2024

Warm wishes from the AnimeXperienceFest team.