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Voting begins for Babelgum’s Animatron Film Festival

Almost 200 animated shorts are ready for public screening and voting for Babelgum's inaugural Animatron Online and Mobile Animation Film Festival.
September 15, 2010

Almost 200 animated shorts are ready for public screening and voting for Babelgum’s inaugural Animatron Online and Mobile Animation Film Festival. The professionally-produced shorts came from more than two dozen countries and the finalists are up for cash prizes totalling $20,000 and the opportunity to be included in a public screening during the Hamptons International Film Festival. There are four categories: humor, fantasy, real life and minis, and audience awards will be given out in each. The voting period starts September 15 until October 10, 2010 and films can be found at www.babelgum.com/animation-film-festival.

About The Author
Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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