January 17, 2007
NYC's Animation Block Party launched for worldwide submissions on January 8, 2007. There will be almost $30,000 worth of prizes up for grabs at the July 28-30 summer festival. Prizes will include winning filmmaker copies of Adobe After Effects, Boinx I-Stop Motion, Toon Boom Studio, Autodesk’s Sketchbook, designer bags from Crumpler, subscriptions from Animation Magazine and big student production grants. All genres are welcome to submit. There are ten award categories, including original design, computer animation, narrative short, under minute movie, personal documentary and more. ABP is also offering an opportunity to fund animators Public Service Announcement films for the entire festival season. Last summer, over 1000 fans attended the Brooklyn based film festival, which screened just under 60 animated films.

For more information on ABP 2007 go to http://www.animationblock.com/

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