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7 NOVEMBER 2012

THE DEADLINE to enter MIAF13 IS
thursday 17 JANUARY 2013.

We want your brilliant work!! Oh yes we do!
Head here to grab the guidelines for entering (please read them folks) and the all important forms for you to complete. There's no entry free, so you just have to pay for postage.

 

1 OCTOBER 2012

2013 FESTIVAL DATES ANNOUNCED!!

We're looking at extending the festival a bit in 2013.
Scheduling is still being confirmed, so we'll keep you up to date.
In the meantime it looks like:
20-30 June 2013

 

9 JULY 2012

HELP FUND THE UPA DOCUMENTARY PROJECT

It's time to lend a helping hand to Tee Bosustow's UPA documentary project - the fundraising target is only 1/2 way with 9 days to go. Let's make it happen!
All you need is an Amazon account o make your pledge http://t.co/nBYPW5xj

 
 

24 JUNE 2012

BEST OF THE FEST RESULTS
Thanks everyone for another amazing MIAF!

 


BEST OF THE FEST
'Moxie'
Stephen Irwin
UK

BEST AUSTRALIAN FILM
'Gristle'
Jamie Clennett

 

BEST OF THE NEXT: INTERNATIONAL (STUDENT)
'Douce Menace'
L. Habas, M. Krebs, F. Rousseau, Y. Sender, M. Vaxelaire

FRANCE

BEST OF THE NEXT: AUSTRALIAN (STUDENT)
'Atom'
Klayton Stainer
 

AUDIENCE VOTES
Program #1
'Wild Life': Wendy Tilby, Amanda Forbis
Program #2
'Stay Home': Caleb Wood
Program #3 (tied)
'Ursus': Reinis Petersons
Plume: Barry Purves
Program #4
'Bottle': Kirsten Lepore
Program #5
'The Backwater Gospel': Bo Mathorne
Program #6
'Una Furtiva Lagrima': Carlo Vogele
Program #7
'Body Memory': Ulo Pikkov
Program #8: Abstract
'20Hz': Semiconductor
Program #9: Long Shorts
'The Missing Key': Jonathan Nix
Technique Focus: Live Action/Animation Hybrid
'The Future Memories': Pablo Munoz Gomez
Kids Program
'Fluffy McCloud': Conor Finnegan

 

JUDGES VOTES
Program #1
'How To Eat Your Apple': Erick Oh
Program #2
'Mendelssohn Is On The Roof': Jean-Jacques Prunes
Program #3
'Plume': Barry Purves|
Program #4
'Moxie': Stephen Irwin
Program #5
'The Backwater Gospel': Bo Mathorne
Program #6
'Luminaris': Juan Pablo Zaramella
Program #7
'A Morning Stroll': Grant Orchard
Program #8
'20Hz': Semiconductor
Program #9: Long Shorts
'The Making Of Longbird': Will Anderson
Technique Focus: Live Action Animation Hybrid
'Metachaos': Alessandro Bavari

 

'Uncle' > Adam Elliot

19 JUNE 2012

VCA: An Animated Story

The special FREE VCA retrospective & forum of Australian films is being screened at Federation Hall, not the Grant St Theatre as advertised. Check out the map here.

 

19 JUNE 2012

LEE WHITMORE'S WORKSHOP IS FULLY BOOKED

Thanks so much for the fantastic response to Lee Whitmore's workshop. Unfortunately it is now fully booked. But don't forget to check out her showcase screening program on Wed @ 5pm.

 
16 JUNE 2012

OFFICIAL FESTIVAL CATALOGUE - ONLY $10
... & it's full of undeniable animation goodness!

This unique publication is absolutely chocoblock full of extended program notes (MIAF Director Malcolm Turner's special stream of consciousness contribution!), Q&A's, articles, contact details for films in competition and a couple of extras... it's the perfect addition to your bookshelf, and perfect reading in between sessions. No other festival does a catalogue quite like us!

Limited print run - available @ ACMI

 

'Beneath' > Keith Crawford
16 JUNE 2012

best of the next #4: australian
- repeat screening @ 7.45pm, sun 17 june


How exciting! The first session of the Australian student program scheduled for 6.30pm on Sunday 17 June) sold out on Friday, but we're thrilled to announce that the good people at ACMI have agreed to stay behind after school and do a REPEAT screening which will start at 7.45pm. Book now!

     
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