June 4, 2019
Winners of the 10th VAFI & RAFI Festival
During last week, jubilee 10th VAFI&RAFI Festival – International Children and Youth Animation Film Festival, which was held in Croatia, more precisely in Rijeka and Varaždin, finished.
836 animated movies were properly submitted to the Festival from more than 70 countries, 538 in the RAFI section and 298 in the VAFI section. Selection Commissions decided that 76 animated movies will be shown in the official competition in RAFI section and 86 in the VAFI section.
Winners of the RAFI section are traditionally awarded by a jury composed of children and youth from Rijeka, while the expert jury composed of Eva Cvijanović (Canada), Vassilis C. Karamitsanis (Greece) and Marko Dješka (Croatia) awarded prizes in the VAFI section. Blue VAFI for animated films that best promote children’s rights was also awarded. See the results in the attachments!