FAB2020 Awards

This is what you’ve all been waiting for: Congrats to the awardees of the 4th Festival of Animation Berlin! Best German Animation “TIES” by Dina Velikovskaya Special Mention:TITHONOS UND DIE GÖTTIN DER MORGENRÖTE by Jörg Weidner Best New Talent: “INSIDE ME” by Maria Trigo Teixeira Special Mention:MILK by Jennifer Kolbe Best International Animation “FIVE MINUTES…
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Jury 2020

Introducing this year’s selection and award jurys: Find out more about the jury who will decide on the awards and get to know the comittee who reviewed the numerous film entries in order to arrange a diverse and exciting lineup for this year’s festival.

COVID-19 information

We wanted to let you know that we’re observing & staying put on the latest news and public decisions on COVID-19. As of now, we’re trying our best to make FAB happen as planned between 9-11 Oct 2020, but we hope you understand that we’re obliged to handle the situation responsibly and according to official…
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Open Call

Festival of Animation Berlin is calling for animation short and feature film submissions for their fourth edition #FAB2020 in October. This year films can be submitted to six competition categories: International Animation German Animation Berlin Animation “Berlin’s Best” Animation for Kids and Teens “Pink Panda” Student Animation “New Talents” Animated Feature Film submissions can be…
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FAB Special: Animation about Menstruation

For this year’s International Women’s*day on March 8th, FAB has planned a special screening for you: We present a selection of interesting animated short films about menstruation. There will be a small gathering with the filmmakers and KüFa (kitchen for everyone) after the screening. The animated shorts we are going to show, deal with the…
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Awardees 2019

Announcing the winners of the third festival edition FAB2019! In the category Pink Panda the first price goes to the film “Ailin en la luna” by Claudia Ruiz. A special mention was given to the film “Cat Lake City” by Antje Heyn. The winner of the German Animation competition is the film “Obon” by Anna…
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Ticket pre-sale has started

Book your first-row seats – or last-row, as per your liking – for the festival edition #FAB2019 online! Find ticket pricing information and advance sale here:

Masterclass Registration

At #FAB2019 you can explore an exclusive masterclass session with the title “The Transformation of Material Things”. Look forward to several hours of exploring the fun world of morphing with animation artist Roberto Biadi and learn how to create stunning transformative animations yourself in this hands-on workshop. Limited seats, registration required!

Programme is online

The programming for the third festival edition #FAB2019 is complete! Find an overview of our official programme and side events here: We’re positive you can’t wait to see the film lineup of the competition categories and our special screening. Don’t waste any more time and browse the sections now:


We accomplished a lot the past 2 years, now we need your support to start the 3rd festival edition #FAB2019! In this interview, Pia, Daniel, Gitte and Monira tell you more about organizing Festival of Animation Berlin and their impressions during the last tweo festival editions. Please visit our Startnext Campaign to find our how…
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