April 22, 2019
VAFI section – selection results 2019
298 animated films made by children and youth were submitted in the VAFI section to the jubilee tenth edition of VAFI & RAFI – International Children and Youth Animation Film Festival.
Selection Committee of the VAFI section composed by Ana Đordić, professor of Croatian and philosophy, teacher of Croatian language and film art in Zagreb XIII. Gymnasium and Kristijan Petrović Kiki from Varaždin, cartoonist and strip artist, who also worked in Zagreb as an animator, decided that 86 animated films will be shown in the official competition, what is more than 5 hours. The films will be shown in Varaždin in six official projections in three categories according to the age of the author (MINI, MIDI and MAXI).
10th VAFI & RAFI festival is organized by Creative Film Studio VANIMA from Varaždin and Art kino from Rijeka in cooperation with POU Varaždin, Cinema Gaj, Croatian Film Association, ASIFA Croatia and Varaždin Concert Office. The organizers are completing the program in partnership with Canada, this year’s partner country, and the final preparations for the realization of the festival, which will be held from May 27th to June 2nd, are under way. You can follow all the upcoming information on the official website of the festival www.vafirafi.com or on the official Facebook page.