The Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival is accepting entries for its upcoming edition, which will take place on October 18, 19 and 20, 2013. The deadline for film entries is September 20, 2013.
Started in 2009 and now preparing its fifth edition, the Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival is the world’s first festival dedicated exclusively to films made using stop motion animation.
The festival has been host to many special guests, including Oscar-winner Co Hoedeman, Barry JC Purves, (Next, Plume) Peter Saunders of Mackinnon & Saunders (Corpse Bride), Mark Shapiro (ParaNorman) and Merlin Crossingham (Aardman).
Each year, the Festival offers family-friendly stop motion workshops, guest lectures from international experts in the field, and the best stop motion films from around the world.
The Montreal Stop Motion film Festival was launched by Concordia University teacher Erik H. Goulet in 2001. For more info, visit www.stopmotionmontreal.com.