Thank you for the great number of film submissions at the 2015 edition of the Countryside Animafest Cyprus. More than 500 short films were submitted from all over the world! Film Submission period for the international Competition is now closed.

National Competition is still open for film submissions until 1st of June 2015

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 award for the Best film in National Competition is 500,00 euro 

There is no application fee

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

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.