Benvenutu à


Palm Springs
Animation Festival & Expo

CALL FOR 2021 ENTRIES

We are pleased to announce we are accepting film submissions to our festival. 

Submit Your Film
ONLINE STREAMING
2021

Now streaming our upcoming 2021 festival film submissions online for attendees across the globe! 
Details coming soon... 

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PSAF Palm Springs Animation Festival is a non-profit organization that celebrates animation as art-in-motion and is dedicated to showcasing the talented artists from around the world.

Generous donations from our participants and audience members are what help keep it thriving.  Thank you!

Films which have been screened at
PSAF

2020
Academy Award Nominees
“Animal Crackers”

2019
Academy Award Nominees
“Daughter”
“Klaus”
“I Lost My Body”

2018
Academy Award Nominee
“Isle of Dogs”

2017
Academy Award Nominee
“Loving Vincent”

Celebrating Animation
as  
ART IN MOTION 


 The Palm Springs Animation Festival & Expo is a global competition in animation and exhibition of the worlds most talented artists in the world. Each year there are awards going to 37 categories including Best Animated Feature and Best Animated Short in over 20 different styles of animation from 2D, 3D, Hand Drawin, Painted, Watercolor, Sand, Paper, Experimental, Stop-Motions, VFX, and more. 

The festival is expected to screen over 250+ award wining short and 5 feature-length animated films from over 103 countries including Oscar® Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences , Emmy® and Grammy ®  wining artists from around the world. The festival and expo also includes VR experiences, live animation demonstrations, character and model sculptors, animation panel discussions, seminars, and educational programming will be held in conjunction with an international poster
 

PSAF Palm Springs Animation Festival is a non-profit organization that celebrates animation as art-in-motion and is dedicated to showcasing the talented artists from around the world.

Animation has been around for over a 100 years and we're passionate about it. PSAF is made possible entirely by your contributions. Only with your generous support are we able to continue our work celebrating this amazing art form. Thanks! 

To Donate:
Pleases Contact:  
donate@psiaf.org

Fantasmagorie is a 1908 animated film by Emile Cohl and is considered by historians as the first animated cartoon.