The Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film is regarded as one of the most important and biggest events for animated film around the world.
Animated films produced after October 1, 2015 can be submitted to the following competition categories:
• International Competition (short film competition)
• Young Animation (student film competition)
• Tricks for Kids – shorts and series (competition for short films and TV series for children)
• AniMovie (feature-length film competition)
For participation in the International Competition, the student film competition Young Animation and the children’s film competition Tricks for Kids are admitted productions up to a running length of 35 minutes.
For participation in the feature-length film competition AniMovie are admitted productions from a running length of 60 minutes up.
• International Competition
Grand Prix: 15,000 €
Lotte Reiniger Promotion Award for Animated Film: 10,000 €
SWR Audience Award: 6,000 €
• Young Animation
The award for the best student film: 2,500 €
The FANtastic Award: 1,000 €
• Tricks for Kids
The award for the best children’s animated film: 4,000 €
Award for the best children’s animated series
AniMovie Award is the prize for the best feature-length animated film.