The World Animation International Short Film Animation Festival
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Welcome to The World Animation Celebration the first international animation festival in the United States.
Animation Libation Studios & Animation Magazine present The World Animation Celebration international short film animation festival hosted by Sony Pictures Animation. The celebration showcases animated shorts from over 45 countries. A weekend full of animated films, industry panels, guest speakers, portfolio reviews, recruiters, schools, guest artist demos and more.
Artist Alley - Dave Crossland
Disney Artist Panel Mindy Johnson, Mike Cedeno, Lee Crowe
Glen Keane - Winner: Special Jury Award
Dear Basketball Panel: Max Keane, Gennie Rim, Glen Keane Festival Director - Michael Bonitatis
Glen Keane - Winner Professional 2d Animation Category
Audience in The Harryhausen Theatre
Nik Ranieri, Glen Keane, Mike Cedeno & Pete Michels
Michael Bonitatis - Festival Director
Panel Conference Room Audience
Lizzy Nichols & Joey Chou
Dear Basketball Panel