International Children & Youth Animation Film Festival Zurich
Call for Entries!
On November 17, 2019 it's time again. The chiyoko takes place for the 5th time at the ZhdK in Zurich. From now on, films by filmmakers between the age of 6 and 25 can be submitted.
Who can participate?
Participation is open to all filmmakers of animated films from around the world who were not older than 30 years at the time of production. The films must not be older than five years. A maximum of three films can be submitted per participant.
Registration and Film Submission
The closing date for registration is 14 October 2019. Registration is online via the portal filmfreeway.com.
Animated films that are neither in English nor in German, must be subtitled in either of the former two languages.
The competition films will be divided into 4 different age categories (A 4-9 years, B 10-16 years, C 17-21 years, D 22-30 years).
The jury is cross-generational and consists of a child, a teenager, an animator and another expert.
Rights of the Organizer
The organizer has the right to produce copies from the submitted films for DVDproductions, archiving purposes, rentals or advertising. In addition, the organizer is allowed to provide media companies (online, television, print media) with film clips and photographs for promotional purposes. The organizer may provide the addresses of filmmakers to other interested festivals.
Obligations of the Filmmakers
The filmmakers are personally responsible and accountable for the regulation of the film music rights. It is recommended to use only royality free music.
By participating in the contest, the filmmakers acknowledge the above conditions without reservation.