September 25 – 29, 2024

What’s new at OIAF

OIAF 2024 poster revealed!

This year’s poster is by animator, artist, and filmmaker Lei Lei.

Click here to read his artist statement and learn more about this year’s design

2024 OIAF poster by Lei Lei

Entries are now open!

Want to submit your film to OIAF 2024? Make sure you look over the Entries info page and the Submissions FAQ before heading to the entry form.

Learn more about submitting to OIAF 2024

Read the FAQ

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Want to show your friends and family just how unhealthy your relationship with animation is? Check out rare DVDs, books, vintage posters, festival T-shirts and more in the Aniboutique. We also have OIAF designs on Redbubble!

OIAF 2023 Poster


  • 24 x 36 inches
  • Designed by Matthew Rankin
  • Protective poster tube included in price


OIAF 2023 Classic Fit T-Shirt


  • Black, navy, or brown
  • Small – 3X Large


OIAF 2023 Slim Fit T-Shirt


  • Black or navy
  • Small – 2X Large


OIAF 2023 Program Book


  • Festival information, essays, a beautiful keepsake


Canadian Animation Directory

The Canadian Animation Directory is an accurate and comprehensive guide to the Canadian Animation industry. Covering a broad spectrum of Canada’s animation scene, it highlights existing and emerging production companies, funding agencies, schools and post-production services.

Researched and published by the OIAF team, the directory is an excellent resource for animation professionals, students, independent artists, organizations, and industry leaders.

Take a look ➝

Helping make it happen

Thanks to our 2023 sponsors!

We’re fortunate to receive support from international industry leaders, national programs and grants, and local businesses and institutions.

Want to support the OIAF? Read more about the options to support the Festival here.
For more information, email Kelly Neall, Managing Director.