ATF ANIMATION PITCH

Dream. Believe. Dare

The ATF Animation Pitch is the premier pitching competition for individuals, students and small to medium sized companies with new & innovative concepts in animation, targeting kids.

This is a platform that showcases Asian originality, and exposes ideas for export and development within and outside of the region.

Enter now and let the magic come alive at ATF 2022.

BELIEVE. DREAM. DARE

The winner will receive a S$3,500 cash award.

IMPORTANT DATES


Call for entries opens online: June, 2022

Deadline for entries: October 9, 2022 (23:59 hours)

Announcement of finalists: October 25, 2022

Finalists’ rehearsal: December, 2022

Live Pitch & Winner Announcement: December 8, 2022

SELECTION CRITERIA


Selection will be based on the following criteria:

  • Capability to translate & travel globally
  • Creativity
  • Originality
  • Innovation
  • Capacity of returning for multiple series/ shorts

The selected projects will also have to be:

  • Well structured, tightly formatted
  • Fitting in the following genres of animation: Comedy, Adventure, Action, Fantasy
  • Potential to travel as a series/shorts/film to countries worldwide
  • Projects must be new and original concepts, which have not yet been commissioned or broadcasted on linear television or nonlinear television, and for which the worldwide rights are still available.

JUDGES

SHORTLIST JUDGE

Darren Nartey

Acquisitions Manager
Films & Kids
ITV

FINALIST JUDGE

Paul Robinson

Managing Director
KARTOON CHANNEL! WORLDWIDE

Look out for more judges coming soon!

2021 WINNER

Future Bros

One Animation Pte Ltd
Singapore

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