Anima Mundi Festival, 20-29/7/18

Deadline | Festival/Award Dates (period)
30 March 2018
Rio de Janeiro/São Paulo, Brazil
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Call for entries

Works can be registered using any animation technique, using a variety of case statements, with no restrictions as to subject or genre. For works with dialogues and/or blocks of text in languages other than Portuguese should be subtitled in English, Spanish or Portuguese.

Competition categories:

  • Short Films
  • Short Films for Children
  • Brazilian Short Films
  • Student Short Films - films produced in vocational animation courses, selected for exhibition in the contest sessions for Short-Length and Short-Length Children Films
  • Gallery – experimental or non-conventional films, shown in a specific exhibition venue
  • Feature Films – duration of more than 50 minutes
  • Feature Films for Children – duration of more than 50 minutes
  • Portfolio – commissioned works for advertising, educational, scientific, institutional campaigns, video games, music videos and special effects sequences for feature films


  • Anima Mundi Grand Prize (R$15,000.00)
  • Professional Jury Awards - Best Script, Best Sound Concept, Best Art Direction, Best Animation Technique, Gallery Award, Best Commissioned Film (R$ 4,000.00)
  • Popular Jury Awards - Best Student Short Film (R$ 4,000.00), Best Short Film For Children (R$ 5,000.00), Best Brazilian Short Film (R$ 8,000.00), Best Short Film (R$ 10,000.00)
  • Feature Film Awards - Best Feature Film For Children (R$ 5,000.00), Best Feature Film (R$ 5,000.00)

All films receiving award will receive certificates and the Anima Mundi trophy.

Registration is free of charge.

  • Read the rules and submit your entry here
  • Deadline: 30 March 2018
  • Selection results: 18 April 2018

Event Dates

  • From 20 July 2018 to 05 August 2018