About the Festival

Animation SA proudly presents The Cape Town International Animation Festival!

The only dedicated African Animation Festival on the continent, with a programme that has something for everyone. Delegates can enjoy films, workshops, dedicated networking sessions and an exhibition area. 

We’ve searched the globe to bring you the best of the animation industry and are proud to present the best of Africa to the world.


 Festival Dates 2-4 MARCH 2018!

Film submissions now open! If you want your film to be considered for a special screening at CTIAF then click on the link below.  We accept short films, webseries, transmedia, commissioned work and music videos.  Student submissions are only accepted from Africa.

All Submissions close on 15 December 2017