23 February - 03 March 2024 D-146


Film submission


2nd October 2023:
End of our Call for entries
1st December 2023:
Announcement of the official short film selection
30th January 2024:
Announcement of the official feature film selection
Announcement of the programme and start of the pre-sales
Submit your films now for Anima 2024!

Anima, the Brussels International Animation Film Festival, will take place from 23 February to 3 March 2024 and will celebrate its 43rd edition. In addition to attracting professionals from all over the world, Anima is also a popular and family festival that welcomes more than 40,000 festival-goers every year.

Submit your films for free before 2 October 2023 via online form.

Anima considers all films completed after June 2022 and belonging to the following categories as eligible for competition:

  • Feature Films
  • Feature Films for a Young Audience
  • International Professional Short Films
  • International Student Films
  • International Short Films for a Young Audience
  • National Short Films

Anima is a qualifying festival for the ACADEMY AWARD® for Best Animated Short Film and awards a wide range of international animated films. Find here the price list from 30 January 2024.

The directors/producers of the selected films will be notified by email personally. After selection, please send all additional documents (dialogues/subtitles/press kit/biography/director's filmography) by email to selection@folioscope.be.

For the third year in a row, the winners in the main competition categories will receive, in addition to the cash prizes, an Anima trophy: a Uō, a unique piece designed by the artist Peggy Boursin.

For any questions regarding the submission of your film, please contact selection@folioscope.be


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