After reviewing 1,600 submitted films, from 76 countries across the world, the films for the Grand Competition – Short Films, Croatian and Student Film Competitions have been selected.
Besides Mr. Daniel Šuljić, artistic director of the Festival, the selectors in category of Grand Competition - Short Films were Mr. Marko Meštrović and Mrs. Jelena Oroz, while Mrs. Maša Udovičić and Mr. Marko Dješka took part in selection for the Student Film Competition.
Although there were more than 800 films submitted for the category Grand Competition - Short Films, after long process the selection committee chose 44 short films. This year's edition of Animafest Zagreb Grand Competition - Short Films will also include six Croatian films and Croatian minority co-productions.
The diverse Student Film Competition, with steadily growing number of submission year after year, will present 46 films. This category will present fresh, contemporary ideas of a new generation of animators.
Croatian Film Competition consists of 16 films made by professionals and students.
Full details of the festival program will be announced later, but following is a list of selected films by category:
See you at Animafest!