AFN Edu Workshop: Catching ideas

25. – 27. November 2023

The Animation Festival Network educational programme, AFN Edu, proudly presents its second animation workshop for young professionals and students. It will take place during the 20th Animateka International Animated Film Festival in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
The intense three-day workshop will be led by filmmaker and artist Miloš Tomić, the author of awarded animated films, such as Musical Diaries (2013) and My Father’s Damn Camera! (2021). The workshop will consist of a masterclass presentation by the tutor and creative group work and exercises on how to seek and find inspiration for visual storytelling in everyday events and surroundings.

Focusing on animation students, AFN Edu is a programme of activities that aims to facilitate mobility and international collaboration and networking for emerging European authors. It is organized by the Animation Festival Network, a network connecting five leading animation festivals from Central and Eastern Europe (the CEE region), all dedicated exclusively to auteur animated films for both young and adult audiences.
With the World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb (Croatia) as the network coordinator, the network also includes Anifilm International Festival of Animated Films (Czech Republic), Fest Anča International Animation Festival (Slovakia), Animest International Animation Film Festival (Romania) and Animateka International Animated Film Festival (Slovenia).
Partners of the programme also include renowned animation schools, such as Academy of Arts, Architecture, and Design in Prague (UMPRUM) (CZ), VŠMU Bratislava (SK), School of Arts Nova Gorica (SI), National University of Theater and Film – UNATC “I.L.Caragiale” in Bucharest (RO), Academy of Fine Arts Zagreb (HR).