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Animation Is Film Festival Announces Initial Feature Competition Line-up and Jury!

Photo Credit: Animation is Film

Animation Is Film announced today the preliminary competition line-up and jury for its inaugural edition.  The Festival will present a selection of new animated feature films from Asia, Europe, South America and North America, with both juried and audience prizes. The full festival line-up will be announced and tickets will be on sale starting September 20 at animationisfilm.com.

The festival launches October 20-22 at the TCL Chinese 6 Theater in Hollywood. The Festival will present a highly selective showcase of animated films from around the world, plus red carpet, filmmaker Q&As, special events, receptions, and both juried and audience awards.

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GKIDS, Annecy International Animation Film Festival and Variety Launch Animation Is Film Festival!

My Life as a Zucchini – 2017 Oscar® nominee for Best Animated Film – Photo courtesy of GKIDS.

GKIDS (producer and distributor of animated features for adults and family audiences), Annecy International Animation Film Festival (the world’s leading animation Festival and Market) and Variety magazine have announced the launch of Animation Is Film – and annual animation film festival in Los Angeles.

The first edition will run October 20-22 at the TCL Chinese 6 Theater in Hollywood (Mann’s Chinese Theater) with a showcase of 20 programs including feature films in competition, special presentations, retrospectives and short film programs.

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