Greece Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA

ICONA 2020 will take place exclusively online from December 4th to December 6th 2020.

Official Website of the ICONA Festival: https://iconafestival.eu

The aim of the Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA is to present the best from the field of animation from all around the world. The festival also aims to preserve and help develop the cultural heritage of short animated film, contribute to creation of new films, provide ground for potential international co-productions and encourage dialogue between professionals, filmmakers and the public.

Submissions for ICONA 2020
Submission deadline: October 15th, 2020
No submission fees!
Submision platform: https://filmfreeway.com/icona

Contests ICONA 2020
Category I: Animation Short Films
Category II: Animation Student films

Awards ICONA 2020
a) The Award for the Best Animation Short Film comes with a financial prize of 500 EUR.
b) The Award for the Best Animation Student Film comes with a financial prize of 300 EUR.
c) The Audience Award for the Best Animation Short Film
d) The Audience Award for the Best Animation Student Film
e) Two Honorary Distinctions in Category I
f) Two Honorary Distinctions in Category II


News and Announcements

Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2020
Posted: 11-09-2020 21:28 | Views: 1742
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    ICONA 2020 - Statuses and Rules
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The aim of the Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2020 is to present the best from the field of animation from all around the world. The festival also aims to preserve and help develop the cultural heritage of animated film, contribute to creation of new films, provide ground for potential international co-productions and encourages dialogue between professionals, filmmakers and the public.
First Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019 - Official Selection
Posted: 15-11-2019 17:04 | Views: 3183
The first Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019, organized by the Department of Audio and Visual Arts of the Ionian University within the framework of the CIAK Interreg program under the scientific supervision of Assistant Professor Michalis Panagopoulos, had a great participation with almost 1.000 submissions of movies. Although competition was fierce, the committee's work was successfully completed with a selection of 135 films - 72 short films and 63 student films – from 48 countries.
Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019. Call for Volunteers
Posted: 15-11-2019 16:55 | Updated: 20-11-2019 16:06 | Views: 1863
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    Volunteers Application (in greek)
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The organizing committee of the Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019 would like to call on all students who so wish to take part in the Festival’s team of volunteers and support the organization, thanks to their own special knowledge and skills. Closing date for applications: November 24th, 2019.
First Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019 - Great participation of submissions
Posted: 08-11-2019 18:12 | Views: 2039
The first Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019, organized by the Department of Audio and Visual Arts of the Ionian University (within the framework of the CIAK Intereg program), had a great participation with almost 1.000 submission of movies. 
Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019
Posted: 20-09-2019 18:23 | Updated: 23-10-2019 19:40 | Views: 5204
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    ICONA 2019 - Statuses and Rules
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The aim of the first Ionian Contemporary Animation Festival ICONA 2019, which is organized by the Department of Audio and Visual Arts of the Ionian University (within the framework of the CIAK Intereg program) is to present the best from the field of animation from all around the world. The festival also aims to preserve and help develop the cultural heritage of short animated film, contribute to creation of new films, provide ground for potential international co-productions and encourage dialogue between professionals, filmmakers and the public.
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e-mail: av-ciak@ionio.gr
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