Three cartoony-packed days celebrating over 100 animated films and their creators. Plan some time to recharge while hiding away in your bunker to watch!
Feast on weird, beautiful and awe inspiring cartoons from around the world, all from the comfort of your couch. It's happening ONLINE through our friend the internet, March 24th - 26th, 2022. So many cartoons, so little deodorant.
Thu, Mar 24th
Fri, Mar 25th
Sat, Mar 26th
10:00AM - 1:00PM
Open Portfolio Review on Discord
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Virtual Red Carpet: Mingle with the Filmmakers
6:15PM - 8:30PM
Cartoon Party (Shorts 1) + Opening Ceremonies
10:30PM - 12:30AM
Opening Night Networking: Games Night & Drink & Draw!
2022 Kaj Pindal Award Recipient - Domee Shi
TAAFI is proud to announce that the Animated Person Of The Year award will henceforth be known at the Kaj Pindal award. The Kaj Pindal award winner for 2022 is Director Domee Shi!
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 (Peep), Ray Harryhausen (Jason and the Argonauts), Marv Newland (Bambi vs Godzilla), Dean DeBlois (Dir. How to Train Your Dragon), Blair Kitchen (The Possum), and Gerald Potterton (Heavy Metal).
Sponsor TAAFI Events and get your name out there!
Are you a leader in animation production here in Canada? Working on some amazing projects you'd like to recruit for? Help support this peppy festival by becoming a sponsor! Lots of perks, braggin' rights and have your logo on a bunch of screenings and events. We 💖 our Sponsors!! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org 👈
We want U 4 STAAFI!
Want to volunteer at this year’s online festival as a STAAFI? Well, things are kinda weird, but we'll need a boatload of savvy Discord users to help out. Got some spare time on March 24-26th? Fill out this exciting amazing form! Thanks mom!