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Use traditional or digital hand-drawn animation techniques to create an animation. 90 seconds max.

2d Animation


2D Animation – Traditional or Digital

This category is for animations that been drawn using traditional pencil and paper and/or digital techniques.  Digital animations can be created in programs such as Flash, ToonBoom, Digicel, etc.  Designs, characters, and stories must be original to the student.  Non-original music may be used with proper permissions and attribution.  Entries will be judged on technical skill as well as storytelling.

  1. Individual or team project (2-3 members)

  2. Time constraint:  90 seconds max from beginning to end.  (An additional 30 seconds of credits can be added at the end if you would like.

  3. Upload to Youtube, Vimeo or other video hosting site and submit URL.

  4. Document music as original or license to use and publish. Copyright-free, royalty-free and Creative Commons music is accepted.  Attribute original author in credits. Other music can be used if uploaded to youtube and original artist retains monetization (automatic when detected).

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