Viewster Online Film Festival 5 presents Animated Worlds from March 12-26 this year. Featuring over 140 entries from 37 different countries, each with a chance of winning some of the $50,000 prize money. Juried by Yuri Lowenthal (Naruto, Ben 10, Prince of Persia), Samantha Youseff (Studio Technique, Filmax, Ubisoft), Athena Yvette Portillo (Lucas Film’s ‘Clone Wars’ and ‘Star Wars Rebels’), Christophe Vacher (9, Transformers Prime, Despicable Me) and Michael Schlingmann (Paranorman, Corpse Bride and Space Jam), the festival features a wide array of stop-motion, computer, traditional and other animations in competition for the top prize.
The Viewster Online Film Festival is an international online event that attracts, displays and rewards series, short films, features, web series and teasers that are not always as famous as they should be. The Viewster Online Film Festival is a community moderated contest. Millions of viewers will create a short list out of all qualified entries. The Viewster Online Film Festival Jury of Experts will review the finalists and choose the final winners of the festival.
The Viewster Online Film Festival 5 will takes off on a wild ride through some of the finest animated worlds, from far off galaxies to the worlds within our heads, VOFF5 will push boundaries and uncover places we never dreamed existed.
With $50,000 to share amongst the festival winners, Viewster Online Film Festival is one of the most highly rewarded animation festivals in the world. Viewers in the online community ultimately decide which of the films are screened to our Jury of Experts.
Viewster (viewster.com) is Europe’s leading free online video service. Viewster admires and supports fandom and hosts the largest online film festival bringing together communities with creators. Viewsters rapidly growing selection of Anime shows, both simulcasts and classics, makes them the first-stop for Anime lovers in Europe, North America and Australia. Meanwhile, fans of Thriller, Horror and edgy factual entertainment will all find hidden gems on Viewster. Mainstream is not why our audience is coming to Viewster. All content shown is officially licensed, available for free and supported by advertising.