GLAS Animation

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GLAS Animation Grant 

Submission Period: April 2nd to June 31st

We are excited to announce the GLAS Animation Grant Program for independent filmmakers. For the first round of grants there will be two separate $2500 grants to be awarded to two individual filmmakers living and working in the United States to create independent short films.


We will be accepting applications for the GLAS Animation Grant between April 2nd and June 31st, 2018.

Selections will be announced in October 2018.


  • Filmmaker must be living and legally able to work in the United StatesProposed project must be for a short film. Pilots, web series, and features are not eligible for this grant.
  • Proposed projects must be able to be completed within 1 year.
  • Filmmaker may not be enrolled in an academic institution.
  • Filmmaker must have at least one completed film to show

GLAS Animation Festival Call for Entries Opens July 1st 2018

Submission Period: August 1st to November 1st

GLAS Animation welcomes all animation techniques
Films must be completed after January 2017
Short films submitted must not exceed 40 minutes
Feature length films must exceed 40 minutes 
Short films that are online are welcome and eligible for consideration
Each applicant must be the rightful owner of submitted films and own all literary and musical rights. 
Films must be comprised of 50% animation to be considered.

Click here for the complete rules & regulations
Participation in the festival and its submission process indicates acceptance, without reservation, the terms of the present regulations.

To apply select the appropriate category from the list below. We look forward to viewing your submissions!

GLAS Animation