Manchester Animation Festival 2022

Manchester Animation Festival returns to HOME for its 8th edition celebrating the world of animation!

If you’re an animation fan, or you just want to see something different, there’s something for everyone at the UK’s biggest animation festival.

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Previously in this Festival

Unicorn Wars

Unicorn Wars follows an army of teddy bears training and indoctrinating young recruits for the war against the unicorns. Blending animated classic Bambi with anti-war…

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The Island

An animated musical where we find Crusoe voluntarily isolated on a deserted island with an iPad and his imagination for company.

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No Dogs or Italians Allowed

Legend has it that Luigi Ughetto crossed the Alps starting a new life in France, thus changing the destiny of his beloved family forever. His…

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Angola. Three generations of women in a 25-year-long civil war. One night, a masked intruder breaks into their house, armed with a machete. An encounter…

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My Love Affair With Marriage

A story about the acceptance of the inner female rebellion. Winner of the Jury Distinction at Annecy Animation Festival.

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