The festival is scheduled for September 25-30, 2018 In Bristol, UK. It is generally taken as a qualifying festival for the BAFTAs, Oscars and other European Film Awards.
All the films that are animated, live-action and other Virtual reality shorts all over the world can apply to the above festival.
Winners will be awarded with the Animated Encounters Grand Prix award.
The festival aims at encouraging dedicated emerging talent in film and multimedia those are seeking to become the brightest stars in Filmmaking.
The early bird deadline for applications is 20 Pounds (March 30, 2018) and the regular deadline is 25 pounds (May 18). Late entry deadline is 40 Pounds (June 1).
For more information about the festival please visit: http://encounters-festival.org.uk
Animation film makers can apply their films in the below link