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Short Animations Needed

  • Deadline:
    May 23, 2014, midnight
  • Location:
    Squeaky Wheel / Buffalo Media Resources,

Squeaky Wheel's Outdoor Animation Festival is an annual event that highlights innovative and thought-provoking animations made by emerging and established artists from around the world.

Media artists are invited to help us illuminate the night with animations of all kinds. Submissions can be any genre or style of animation, under 5 minutes, and must be suitable for all ages. There is no submission fee.

Submissions are accepted by email only. Submissions must include a link to the video online (YouTube/Vimeo/etc.), a short artist bio, link to artist site, and a 2-3 sentence description of the submitted work in the body of an email sent to: submissions@squeaky.org by Friday, May 23. The email subject line should state: ANIMATION FESTIVAL SUBMISSION 2014. Selected participants will be requested to send a hi-resolution Quicktime file in June 2014.

The event will take place in Days Park (Buffalo, NY) on Saturday July 26, and an encore presentation will be shown at Canalside (Buffalo, NY) on a date TBA. The Outdoor Animation Festival screenings are free to the public and annually attract hundreds of onlookers. This opportunity offers a high-visibility forum for people to discover and enjoy your films under a blanket of stars!