About the festival
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About the festival

Festival 2023//

Animaze Montreal International Animation Film Festival

September 17th – 19th, 2023

Filmmakers and producers will converge in Montreal in August to engage and present their works.  Emerging and established esteemed panelists and speakers will present their works in a fin and lively atmosphere in Montreal Quebec November 18 to the 22 2020 .  Films from many  countries are participating and  well represented  from First Nations, LGBT, established and  emerging  content creators from all communities. Animaze facilitates interdisciplinary creative partnerships across industries and sectors.

  • International selection of animation features, shorts and experimental films in & out of competition!
  • Best of fests! best animation films from around the world!
  • Student films, tributes and retrospectives of animation greats!
  • Advanced screenings, masterclasses and workshops!
  • Special guest speakers!

Our international events include Animation Day in Cannes since 2015, Animation Day in Glasgow since 2018.  Animaze also curates for various international communities including les Francophonies. Animaze brings together professionals from all over the world for inspired networking opportunities working closely with animation studios, gaming studios, VFX creators, technology companies and film producers.. Past speakers include Oscar winners, Disney alum Mike Wiesmeier and British-Canadian director 3 times Academy Award nominee Gerald Potterton.

November 18th - 22nd, 2020



2024 Animaze Festival