STOP ANIMATION/PUPPETRY SHORT FILM COMPETITION 

Applicants from stop animation and puppetry film backgrounds are encouraged to send us entries of new work of up to 5 minutes in length in any style of puppetry and stop-animation. Films can be appropriate for adult audiences or suitable for all ages. The film must be created specially for the competition and not screened previously.

The winning entry will be screened at the Stop Animation Films Night on Thursday 11th April 2019 at Alphabetti Theatre. The artist will receive two free tickets to the evening and a commemorative wreath plaque, both a physical copy and a digital copy which can be used online. We are unable to pay travel costs for the winning artist to attend the festival. 

 

TO ENTER:

Please email a link to the film, a summary paragraph describing the piece and an artist bio to info@newcastlepuppetryfestival.co.uk

Please do not send the raw film file to us - links only. 

DEADLINE: 

1st March 2019

2017 WINNER: "Eva Floor" by Mike Hartley
AUTOMATA/KINETIC ART BUILDING COMPETITION 

Applicants from automata and kinetic art backgrounds are encouraged to send us entries of newly built work in any style of small to medium scale. Submitted pieces must not have been exhibited anywhere to the public in the past. 

The winning entry will be displayed at our festival hub Alphabetti Theatre between 8th-13th April 2019. The artist will receive two free tickets to a show of their choice and a commemorative wreath plaque, both a physical copy and a digital copy which can be used online. We will fund the costs of getting the winning entry piece to the festival and back to the owner, but the weight and feasibility of this will be taken into consideration when judging entries. We are unable to pay travel costs for the winning artist to attend the festival. 

 

TO ENTER:

Please email a link to the film of the artwork in motion, a summary paragraph describing the piece and an artist bio to: 

info@newcastlepuppetryfestival.co.uk

Please do not send the raw film file to us - links only. 

DEADLINE: 

1st March 2019

2017 WINNER: "The Fortune Teller" by Mark Mills

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