The Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film has extended to Feb. 14 the deadline for submitting entries for the Animated Com Award.
The award honors outstanding achievement in applied animation. Entries produced no earlier than Oct. 1, 2012, are eligible for submission.
Prizes will be awarded for outstanding work in the areas of advertising, spatial communication, and technology, and a special award.
The Special Award is called “Future needs derivation – Individual mobility” and is offered by the Daimler AG. All interested national and international filmmakers – students from film and animation schools as well as young companies – are invited to animate mobility as well as history and stories of the individual mobility in a personal and innovative way.
The festival runs April 22-27 in Stuttgart, Germany. The award ceremony will take place at the Mercedes-Benz Museum on April 25.
Full details on the award and how to submit can be found at www.itfs.de/en/home/festival/competitions-of-the-itfs/animated-com-award.