The aim of the Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019 is to present the best from the field of animation from all around the world. The festival also aims to preserve and help develop the cultural heritage of animated film, contribute to creation of new films, provide ground for potential international co-productions and encourages dialogue between professionals, filmmakers and the public.
ICONA 2019 is organized and promoted by the Department of Audio & Visual Arts of the Ionian University with the support of the CIAK Interreg program:
ICONA 2019 will take place in Corfu from November 29th to December 1st 2019.
- Submission deadline: 20th October 2019
- No submission fees!
- Only animation films made after January 1st 2018 can enter the competition. Films selected for the competition will be assessed by the festival selection committee.
Submision platform: https://filmfreeway.com/icona
Category I: Animation Short Films
Category II: Animation Student films
a) The Award for the Best Animation Short Film comes with a financial prize of 1.000 EUR.
b) The Award for the Best Animation Student Film comes with a financial prize of 500 EUR.
c) The Audience Award for the Best Animation Short Film
d) The Audience Award for the Best Animation Student Film
e) Two Honorary Distinctions in Category I
f) Two Honorary Distinctions in Category II
The attached file contains the Statuses and Rules of ICONA 2019 Festival.