• “Hellenic Animation” recent short animated films from Greece that will compete separately.
  • Tribute to Serbian Animation in collaboration with BALKANIMA Festival with selections from Serbia’s award-winning animation films.
  • A selection of animated films on human rights and diversity from “Humans Rights Animated”.
  • Workshops, Masterclasses and Q&A’s with festival guests.

CINEMA ΜΑΚΕDΟΝΙΚΟΝ

Thursday 19/10

17:00 – 17:30
Launch of the Festival

17:30 – 19:30
1st TAF Short Film Animation Competition

19:30 – 21:00
Tribute to Serbian Animation in collaboration with Balkanima Festival, one of Belgrade’s largest festivals with selection from Serbia’s award-winning animation films

21:00 – 23:00
2nd TAF Short Film Animation Competition

Friday 20/10

17:00 – 18:00
3rd TAF Short Film Animation Competition

18:00 – 19:30
Master Class on voice acting by Yiannis Zouganelis. Followed by discussion with the audience.

20:00 – 21:30
Recent Greek animation films – Special Competition

21:30 – 22:30
4th TAF Short Film Animation Competition

22:30
TAF Festival Opening Party at “Δέντρο στο Μπαρ"

Saturday 21/10

17:00 – 20:00
5th TAF Short Film Animation Competition

20:00 – 21:30
Special screening of Studio Ghibli animation film “RED TURTLE" in honor of our guest Thanos
Giouvanoudis

21:30 – 23:00
6th TAF Short Film Animation Competition

Sunday 22/10

17:30 – 19:30
7th TAF Short Film Animation Competition

20:00 – 22:00
Tribute and special mention HUMAN RIGHTS ANIMATED, a selection of animations that shape and deal with human rights and diversity. In cooperation with Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung Foundation and SELECT RESPECT

22:00
Closing Ceremony – Announcement of Winners and Awards, followed by the Awarding of the Award Winners

CENTRAL MUNICIPAL LIBRARY OF THESSALONIKI

Thursday 19/10

18:00 – 20:00
Master Class by Christos Papadreopoulos, a self-taught award-winning animator

Saturday 21/10

15:00 – 20:00
World in (Stop) Motion Part 1. Belgian animators Chloé Alliez & Violette Delvoye will shoot the next episode of their Stop Motion series during TAF with your help while you learn the Stop Motion technique

18:00 – 20:00
Master Class by Thanos Giovanoudi, animator involved in TV series productions and most recently in Studio Ghibli’s new film “RED TURTLE"

20:00 – 22:00
Oly Lazou Make Up Artist will present a workshop devoted to the art of Body Painting and metamorphosis of a character model inspired by the art of animation

Sunday 22/10

11:00 – 12:30
“I Make My Own Animated Character" a workshop for children with Yannis Texis and creations with plasticine material

12:30 – 14:00
Animated films for children specially selected by TAF without dialogues of complex and social nature

15:00 – 20:00
World in (Stop) Motion Part 2. Belgian animators Chloé Alliez & Violette Delvoye will shoot the next episode of their Stop Motion series during TAF with your help while you learn the Stop Motion technique

18:00 – 20:00
Master Class by Gerhard Funk, a multi-award winning animator who will talk about the rhythm in animation and the power of narration