Four days of animated films to brighten your quarantine and teach you how to laugh again.
Enjoy epic cartoons from around the world from the comfort of your own bedroom. Toronto’s animation festival brings you shorts, features and retrospectives curated to excite, entrance, and delight. It's all happening ONLINE through the miracle of the interweb March 24th - 27th, 2021.
2021 Kaj Pindal Award Recipient: Gerald Potterton
TAAFI is proud to announce that the Animated Person Of The Year award will henceforth be known at the Kaj Pindal award. Kaj Pindal (1927-2019) was an instrumental force in Canadian animation through his work with the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) and it is our pleasure to rename the award in his honour.
Past recipients include Kaj Pindal, Ray Harryhausen, Marv Newland, Dean DeBlois (Dir. How to Train Your Dragon), Blair Kitchen and this years recipient Gerald Potterton!
Interested in sponsoring some of the activities or film blocks at this year’s festival? We’d love to hear from you!!
Want to volunteer at this year’s festival? Well things are kinda weird, but we'll need a few savvy Discord users to help out. Think you got what it takes? Fill out this form! Thanks dudes!