Cardiff Animation Festival

Film Hub Wales Member

A brand new celebration of animation is coming to Cardiff in April 2018! Over three days, from the 20th-22nd April 2018, Cardiff Animation Festival (CAF) will showcase some of the best animation from all over the world, with a broad selection of animated short films, features, masterclasses, workshops, filmmaker Q+As, retrospectives, an education program, behind the scenes screenings, industry events, panels, networking events and parties.

Held at Chapter, CAF will provide a brand new focal point for Cardiff’s thriving animation community, and a meeting place for industry, independent animators and enthusiasts from the wider animation world. CAF will provide a new platform for in Wales for the best of British and international animation, and will welcome independent filmmakers, exciting new talent and established industry greats to Europe’s youngest capital city.

​Cardiff Animation Festival is run by the team behind Cardiff Animation Nights, a non-profit community organisation who have been running animation events in Cardiff since 2014.





Film Hub Wales supported projects:

  • Cardiff Animation Festival are ANIM18 project partners. Click here for more info. 


Film Hub Wales members enjoy many benefits. 

You can find out more and sign-up here.