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Tehran International Animation Festival (TIAF)

Tehran International Animation Festival (TIAF)

8 March - 12 March 2015

Contact: Mohammad Reza Karimi Saremi


Phone: 009821 88958778

Fax: 009821 88958779

Address: Tehran International Animation Festival Office, Cultural and Art Creative Center, Hejab St., Dr. Fatemi St.

Festival website

  • About
  • Submission Info

About 18 years ago, the biennial Tehran International Animation Festival (TIAF), which is the first and the largest animation festival in Iran, was founded by KANOON (Institute for the intellectual Development of children & Young Adults). Since then it has been held to host animated films from all over the world, with various genres and techniques, with its focus on richly artistic and innovative productions. Every two years about 5000 animation fans in Iran gather together to participate in this great cultural event. Attendance of more than 70 countries around the world, presence of great masters of animation as members of jury, holding the biggest Tehran national animation market, film meetings with the creators, expert conferences and special workshops are among the great features of TIAF.

Year established: 1999

Is this festival exclusively animation?: Yes - this is exclusively an animation festival

This festival is recognised by ASIFA

Submission deadline:
6 December 2014

Entry fee:
FREE! There is no charge for this festival

Award categories:

  • Golden Prize for the best animation
  • Silver Prize for the second animation
  • Bronze Prize for the third animation
  • Golden Prize for the best animation with the theme of children and young adults
  • Golden Prize for the best student animation
  • Golden Prize for the best TV production
  • Golden Prize for the best commercial animation
  • Golden Prize for the best feature animation
  • Special Prize of the jury panel
  • Special Prize of the festival director

Format(s) accepted for submission:

  • Blueray
  • DV Cam
  • DVD


Link to entry form

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