It's been a long crazy ride! There were so many quality movies submitted. A big thank you to all the creators who entered and all the people who voted!
But this isn't goodbye. Winners, finalists and the best of participating movies will be featured on our multi-platform network. From YouTube to Dailymotion and beyond, we work to gain the most exposure for great animation!
Winners take home $50K worth of prizes
Grand Prize winner JUNGLE JAIL: A distribution deal with aniBoom worth $25,000! PLUS his Funny category prizes which include $3,000, ToonBoom software and an aniBoom T-shirt
Category winners RED OCEAN, ILLUMINATIONS, WAITING FOR DEATH and TONNELLAGE each receive $3,000, ToonBoom software and aniBoom T-shirts
We love you judges!
And of course, we couldn't have done it without our esteemed panel of judges:
Rony Oren - Head of Animation Dept, Bezalel Academy of Art & Design
Georges Sifianos - filmmaker, professor of animation at the "Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Decoratifs" (ENSAD) in Paris
Aaron Simpson - Cold Hard Flash
Paul Driessen - one of the most interesting and productive director / animators of our time. Creator of more than 23 cartoons. Known for Yellow Submarine.
Daniel Paul - VP, Content Acquisition and Strategy at JOOST
Thanks for all your help!