Let your imagination run wild at the largest animation festival in North America!

From Sept. 20 to 24, 2017, Ottawa will welcome filmmakers and artists from around the world as they host screenings, talks and workshops as part of the 41st Ottawa International Animation Festival. From classic cartoons to dazzling effects, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Learn about the industry by checking out the FREE Animation Career Fair, register for the Toon Apprentice Day for teens or participate in one of the family workshops where you'll learn how to make GIFs, sound effects and more.

CBC Ottawa is a proud sponsor of the festival and will present the Feature Competition, an edgy, thought-provoking lineup of international animated films including:

Lu Over the Wall                                        
Thursday, Sept. 21 & Sat. Sept. 23

My Dogs, JinJin and Akida
Thursday, Sept. 21 & Saturday, Sept. 23

Torrey Pines 
Thursday, Sept. 21 & Saturday, Sept. 23

Night is Short, Walk on Girl 
Wednesday, Sept. 20 & Saturday, Sept 23

I'll just live in Bando
Friday, Sept. 22 & Sunday, Sept. 24

Ottawa Animation Festival

Stay tuned to our Instagram page for a chance to win tickets to each of the screenings.

For more information on tickets and schedules, please visit the Ottawa International Animation Festival website.