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Countdown to the International Animation Film Festival of Meknes!

Written by FDM

An exceptional annual event for animation cinema, the FICAM® returns again this year with an exceptional program of international animated films and convivial meetings between professionals and the general public.

The Meknes International Animation Film Festival is back. This unique event in Morocco, sponsored by the Aïcha Foundation in partnership with the French Institute of Meknes, will take place in Meknes from Friday 22nd to Wednesday 27th March 2019. The program will focus on Spanish animation cinema with the presence of three great personalities: Alberto Vazquez, known for his feature film Psiconautas, Carolina Lopez, director of the International Animation Film Festival of Catalonia (ANIMAC) and Emilio de la Rosa, producer and director of animated films.
FICAM® programming will also be available in unpublished screenings, exhibitions, round tables, Work in progress, Master-Class, conferences and training workshops for Moroccan students.
Three competitions are also on the program:
  • The 14th edition of Aicha Grand Prix of Animation is real support for the emergence of young Moroccan talents. It has a prize of 50000 Dirhams.
  • The International Competition for the best feature film, including the Grand Prix with 2000 Euros, awarded by a Junior Jury.
  • Courts Compét ‘, International Short Film Animation Competition whose Grand Prix is endowed with 3000 Euros.