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A couple of weeks ago, David Rane one of the Co-Creators of Guth Gafa Documentary Film Festival rang and asked me to curate a reel of animated short films that were suitable for small children. He wanted a selection of films that were entertaining and educational! Well we got to work and we were delighted with the response on Saturday 6th!! The screening took place in the travelling Road House Cinema in the grounds of the beautiful Headfort School in Kells, Co. Meath. The reel included several DAFF favourites includingRead More

Posted On August 4, 2017By adminIn Headline News, Top Slider

Thank You for the Entries!

The DAFF team is now working through the entries and getting them ready for the judging panels. We would like to thank everyone who has submitted a film and look forward to watching them! All the best! The DAFF 2017 teamRead More
Michael Dudok de Wit was born (1953) and educated in Holland. After school, he studied etching in Geneva, and animation at Farnham, England, where he made his first film “The Interview”. After animating for a year in Barcelona he settled in London in 1980. Working free-lance with different studios, in particular with the production company Richard Purdum Productions, he directed and animated many award winning commercials for television and cinema. In 1992 he created his short “Tom Sweep”, followed by “The Monk and the Fish” which was made at theRead More

Posted On July 5, 2017By adminIn Headline News, Uncategorized

Call for Entries 2017

Dublin Animation Film Festival 2017 is calling for short animated films for these categories: Irish Short Film Award International Short Film Award Irish Student or Graduate Short Film Award International Student or Graduate Short Film Award Short Film Produced/Animated by an under 18 year old. The Judges reserve the right to divide the entries submitted into 2 sub-categories (Under 12 years of age and Over 12 years, if appropriate). Social Recognition (awarded for a short film that delivers a social message) Audience Choice Award. For more information download the entryRead More