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2010 Academy Award Winner: Logorama, H5
Get ready to strap yourselves in for a nine
day blast of animation from around the world in the 10th edition
of the Melbourne International Animation Festival! This will be
your only opportunity in Australia to see such a comprehensive line-up
of current animated short films in competition and specially curated
programs, that highlight recent productions and absolute gems from
the archive. MIAF aims to challenge and inspire audiences with thematic,
visual and technical diversity from award winners, outstanding industry
veterans and those wonderful newcomers who are exploring their talent
on screen for the very first time. In 2010 MIAF celebrates our 10th anniversary!
Woohoo! As well as the regular avalanche of animated goodness covering
the best recently released and historical animation, we have three
special highlight programs: 10 Years of International Highlights 10 Years of Australian Highlights 10 Years of Late Night Bizarre 10 Years of Student Films presented by JMC Academy
We’ve received more than 12,000 entries,
screened more than 2,500 films and had some of the most talented
animators in the world come and hang with us! These programs will
review some of the hits, misses and should-a-beens!!
For a sneak peek of what we have instore for MIAF10
- click here!
MIAF10 Trailer by Steven
The Melbourne International Animation Festival's
technique focus this year is Direct to
Film/Scratch Animation, and our special guest Steven
Woloshen (Canada) has been more than amazing by creating our
trailer - all in the name of celebrating 10 big years of MIAF
animation goodness. Oh yeah! Steven will introduce the
technique focus program which he curated with MIAF Director
Malcom Turner. It will showcase historical and contemporary films
by the incredible filmmakers who have over time used this painstaking
method to make uniquely engaging works.