Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival : Call for entries
Montreal March 3, 2014
The Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival is proud to announce the official opening of its call for entries for the next edition of the Festival, which will take place on September 26, 27 and 28, 2014. The deadline for film entries is June 20, 2014.
Started in 2009 and now preparing its sixth edition, the Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival is the worlds first festival dedicated exclusively to films made using stop motion animation.
The festival has been host to many special guests, including OSCAR® winner Co Hoedeman, world renowned filmmakers Barry JC Purves, Peter Saunders of Mackinnon & Saunders (Corpse Bride), Mark Shapiro (Laikas ParaNorman), Merlin Crossingham (Aardman Animations), Joe and Joan Clokey (Gumby) and Henry Selick (Nightmare Before Christmas).
Each year, the Festival offers family-friendly stop motion workshops, guest lectures from international experts in the field, and the best stop motion films from around the world.
So, mark you calendar for the coolest film festival in town!
CALL FOR ENTRIES
Deadline: June 20, 2014
For information concerning eligibility, dates, accepted formats and rules, please visit the submission section of the official website.
For more information: www.StopMotionMontreal.com
The Montreal Stop Motion film Festival celebrates the talent of all stop motion artists. The festival is an initiative of Erik H. Goulet, director of the festival and teacher in the animation department at Concordia University since 2001.