We are proud to present the 14th Anniversary of the Australian International Animation Festival (AIAF). This internationally renowned event features over 120 prestigious films adeptly selected from more than 4,000 submissions from all around the world. The range of styles, genres and techniques is testament to the vibrancy and relevance of creative animation and the premiere screening of this highly acclaimed collection is happening right here in Wagga Wagga!


The festival showcases an eclectic mix of films and will give audiences a complete, up-to-date snapshot of the international creative animation scene. A series of free talks and workshops given by award-winning filmmakers from Australia and overseas will provide those with questioning minds a chance to learn more about how and why these films get made. There are many more surprises yet to be announced so come along and thoroughly enjoy the AIAF experience!


Title: Australian International Animation Festival 2017

Venue: Forum 6 Cinema – Wagga Wagga

Date: Friday 12th – Sunday 14th May 2017

Cost: Free Animation 10x Seminars

o $8 Kids Program

o $13 Single Session

o $50 Full Festival Pass


The official AIAF2017 poster/flyer can be downloaded here.


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Friday 12th May

5:30pm - Doors Open

6:30pm - Official Opening & International Program #1

8.00pm – Best of International Student Animation

9:30pm - After-Party (Full Festival Pass holders only)


Saturday 13th May

12.30pm - Kids Screening (all ages)

2.00pm - Animation 101 (free seminar)

3:00pm - Animation 102 (free seminar)

4.30pm - International Program #2

7.30pm - Australian Showcase & Meet the Australian Filmmakers

9:00pm - Late Night Bizarre (18+)


Sunday 14th May

12.30pm - Kids Screening (all ages) [Repeat]

2.00pm - Animation 103 (free seminar)

3.00pm - Animation 104 (free seminar)

4.30pm - International Program #3

6.00pm – SIGGPRAPH Showcase