The 2021 edition of ANIMATOR: International Animated Film Festival (Festiwal Animator Poznań) started on July 9th and ended on 15th, and was held in Poznań, Poland. This was the 14th edition of the festival, which is Academy Award qualifying with the prize Grand Jury Prize – The Golden Pegasus.

Winners have been announced. Visit their website for all the details and prizes for other categories (feature, series).

Short film winners

Grand Prix – Golden Pegasus
Souvenir Souvenir by Bastien Dubois (France)

2nd Prize – Silver Pegasus
Mild Madness, Lasting Lunacy (Folie douce, folie dure, Marine Laclotte) by Marine Laclotte (France)

3rd Prize – Bronze Pegasus
Prince in a pastry shop (Książę w cukierni) by Katarzyna Agopsowicz (Poland)

Other Awards

Best Music Film
FAMILY NAME IN THE POCKET by Stepan Koval (Ukraine)

Best Student Film
Amayi by Subarna D (India)

Wojciech Juszczak Special Award for Outstanding Artistic Value
Push This Button if You Begin to Panic by Gabriel Böhmer (United Kingdom)

Audience Award
Mind My Mind by Floor Adams (Netherlands)

Poland Shorts Competition

Grand Prix Golden Animusz
Five Minutes Older (Pięć Minut Starsza) by Sara Szymańska (Poland)

Second Prize Golden Animusz
LOVE IN TIMES OF COAL-BASED ECONOMY (Miłość w czasach gospodarki opartej na węglu) by Tomek Siwiński (Poland)

Third Prize Golden Animusz
Dog’s Field by Michalina Musialik (Poland)

Special Mention
Prince in a pastry shop (Książę w cukierni) by Katarzyna Agopsowicz (Poland)
Empty room (Pusty pokój) by Jakub Baniak (Poland)

Audience Award
Dog’s Field by Michalina Musialik (Poland)