The 2015 edition of the Countryside Animafest Cyprus

Views of the World is open for submissions


Animafest Cyprus, the official platform for animation in Cyprus, is one of the longest-runningfilm festivals in the country, renowned for the high quality of its programming and for its wide and enthusiastic audience.

The 14th edition of the Festival will take place from July 13 to July 18. The main venue of the festival will be the Lusignan Manor House garden, located at the ancient town of Palaipafos, a UNESCO world heritage site.

International Competition:

This program showcases a selection of the world's latest productions, focusing on non-commercial, independent author films that show acute artistic sensibility and originality of idea, story and execution.

National Competition:

The Cypriot competition is aimed at supporting homegrown productions, which are currently on the rise.

Submissions are open to animated short films which have been completed after 

the 1st of January 2014.

The festival awards are as follows:

International Competition Grand Prix - 1,000 euro

National Competition Best Film - 500,00 euro



There is no application fee

Find here the online submission form, general information and rules & regulations