Gulliver International Animation Festival May, 13-18, 2019, the 27th edition Galaţi, Romania
Teatrul de Papusi Gulliver, Galati
Gulliver Puppet Theatre, together with Galaţi City Council, will organize, between May, 13-18, 2019, the 27th edition of Gulliver International Animation Festival, a theatrical event dedicated to people of all ages.
I. The festival’s objectives:
- To reunite the most prestigious performances produced by the Romanian and foreign theaters, which marked, through their artistic expressiveness, the world of animation for children.
- To support and promote the animation theatre artists among the general public and the professionals.
- To encourage and stimulate experiments and creativity in the animation theatre field.
- To facilitate interaction between theatre professionals worlwide.
- To create a competitive atmosphere that motivates and rewards the art of animation in Romania and abroad.
- To identifying new artists and new theatrical resources focused on the animation field.
II. Who can apply
During the past years, the festival has turned into an event for the whole family, featuring shows and events dedicated to both children and young people and adults.
Public theatres, theatrical companies, as well as independent artists can submit their application.
The festival is looking for the following style shows: puppets and marionettes, animation, 3D performances, shadow theatre, magic, circus, clown, mime, dance - theatre, theatre of object, musical theatre, ventriloquist shows, outdoor shows, storytelling etc.
The international shows must be non-verbal or less verbal as possible!
The program of the festival is based on :
The contest section - includes shows for children and young people, who compete for the awards given by the jury of the festival.
OFF Section - hosts theater performances for adults or the entire family that do not compete for the festival’s awards.
Outdoor Section – includes theater performances for children, workshops, interactive animation activities etc.
Related events - includes exhibitions, book launches, conferences etc.
IV. APPLICATION PROCESS:
In order to apply to Gulliver International Animation Festival 2019, the applicants must submit the following materials:
- Application form – download
- 4 photos of the show (jpg.)
- DVD / full video link of the show (by post or online transfer)
- Technical rider
The above mentioned materials should be sent
- By e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- By post: to the following address:
Teatrul Dramatic Fani Tardini
Teatrul de Păpuşi Gulliver
Strada Domnească nr. 59, Cod 800008, Galati
Deadline: February 1, 2019
For further information related to the participation conditions, please send us an e-mail to: email@example.com
V. JURY AND AWARDS
The festival has a competitive character, the performances in the Competition section are being judged by the personalities of the theatrical life in the country and / or abroad, which usually award the following prizes:
Special Jury Prize
Gulliver Bebe Award - Award for 1-3 years old performances
Music Award from the show
Award for scenography
The prize for directing
The Grand Prix