Visegrad Animation Forum has announced the winners

The fifth edition of the VAF Třeboň, a key industry meeting for animation professionals took place in Třeboň, Czech Republic, May 2-4, 2017.

In the category SHORT FILMS, 13 teams presented their projects in development in the front of the international jury who decided as follows:
– winner: SALVATION HAS NO NAME by Joseph Wallace, producer: Loran Dunn (UK)
– special mention: HURIKAN by Jan Saska and Vojtěch Kiss, producer: Alžběta Janáčková and Kamila Dohnalová (CZ)

In the category SERIES / TV SPECIALS, 8 series and 2 TV special projects in development attended the pitching competion:
– winner: CASTAWAYS by Péter Szeiler, producers: Patricia D’Intino, Gábor Osváth and Peter Csornay (HU)
– special mention: Christmas TV Special MIMI & LISA by Ivana Šebestová, scriptwriter: Katarína Moláková, producer: Katarína Kerekesová (SK)

The MAIA Award went to Czech producer Kamila Dohnalová.

Congratulations to all the winners and we thank all participants for making such a great 5th edition of VAF Třeboň.

VAF Team