The 2020 edition of Anim’est – International Animation Film Festival, held from 9th to 15th November, has ended. Winners have been announced.

Anim’est is Oscar Qualifying with the award Anim’est Trophy.

Short Film Awards

Animest Trophy
And Then the Bear by Agnès Patron (France)

The Audience Award
He Can’t Live without Cosmos by Konstantin Bronzit (Russia)

Best Anidoc
Souvenir Souvenir by Bastien Dubois (France)

Special Mention for a Short film
MAD IN XPAIN by Coke Riobóo (Spain)

Best Student Film
The Bear Hunter by Yaka Hara (United Kingdom)

Special Mention for a Student film
Richie by Romane Granger (France)

Best Romanian Film
Invisibles by 4inaroom (Anna Florea, Aliona Ciobanu, Sandu Cojocari, Șerban Ilicevici) (Romania)

Special Mention for a Romanian film
End of the Line by Mihnea Vlad (Romania)

Best Music Video
‘Careful’ Joe Goes Hunting by Alice Saey (France, Netherlands)

Best VR short film
Minimum Mass – Raqi Syed, Areito Echevarria (France)

Best short film for children (Minimest)
The Tomten and the Fox by Yaprak Morali, Are Austnes (Norway)

Special Mention for a film for children (Minimest)
Meow Or Never by Neeraja Raj (United Kingdom)

Animation Pitch Prize
“Happy New Year” by Radu Gaciu

Animation Pitch Special Mention
“In Good Company” by Ana-Maria Gărdescu

Animation Incubator Prize
Maria Scutaru (I’ll Call You Later)

Animation Incubator Special Mention
Caterina Cherecheș

Animation Incubator Special Mention
Alexandrina Moldovan