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The 26th Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film (ITFS 2019) ended on 5th May. This year, the number of visitors totaled about 80,000 across the venues of ITFS. You can find the winners of diverse competitions.

Award Winners

International competition

Grand Prix: Bloeistraat 11 (Belgium, Netherlands 2018)
Director: Nienke Deutz
Producer: Lunanime

Lotte Reiniger Award for animation film

Animals (Denmark 2019)
Director: Tue Sanggaard
School: The Animation Workshop


Mirai (Japan 2018)
Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Producers: Yuichiro Saito, Takuya Ito, Yuichi Adachi, Genki Kawamura and Nozomu Takahashi
Production: Studio Chizu

Tricks for Kids

The Kite (Czech Republic, Slovenia 2018)
Director: Martin Smatana
Production: Bfilm

Young Animation – Award for the best student film

Sounds good (Estonia 2018)
Director: Sander Joon
Producers: Priit Pärn and Olga Pärn
School: Estonian Academy of Arts Department of Animation

The FANtastic Prize

Bear with me (Netherlands 2018)
Director: Daphna Awadish
Producer: Daphna Awadish

SWR Audience Award

Mind my mind (Netherlands 2019)
Director: Floor Adams
Production: CinéTé filmproduktie

Trickstar Business Award

Project “CoboStories”
Production: Copenhagen Bombay (Denmark)