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Newcastle International Animation Festival

Newcastle International Animation Festival

Friday 9th November - Sunday 11th November 8:00 - 3:00pm

At Tower Cinemas, King St, Newcastle

Cost: Tickets are $10 per session or $25 for a weekend pass.

Categories: General Events


 The Newcastle International Animation Festival hauls in the best animations from across the known universe!!

 The Newcastle International Animation Festival will transport audiences with a stellar line-up of the world’s best bite-sized animations.  The festival will deliver six awe-inspiring sessions from 9-11 November.

This year the festival introduces ‘Local Produce’ – a session dedicated to showcasing the talents local animators. This will be followed up by a Q&A with animators and industry insiders!  A must-see for any budding animators!

The adorable Kids’ Program and mind-bending Late Night Bizarre will also return alongside the Australian and International programs. Prepare for gravity defying stories from the earth’s orbit and beyond!

Program and ticketing information



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