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The Ottawa International Animation Festival is an annual animated film and media festival that takes place in OttawaOntarioCanada. The OIAF was founded in 1975, with the first festival held from August 10 to 15 in 1976.[1] Initially organized by the Canadian Film Institute on a biennial basis and with the co-operation of the International Animated Film Association, the Festival organization now remains in the hands of the CFI. It moved from a biennial to an annual festival in 2005. Today the festival is recognized as the largest and oldest animation festival in North America, and regularly attracts upwards of 25,000 attendees when it is held each September.

Preferred Registration Rate

The YMA members benefit from preferential registration rates for the various components of the Ottawa International Animation Festival and the TAC Conference.

Visit the festival website to register.

Contact us via email to get the promotional code for the rebate

 

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Details

Want to attend TAC, The Animation Conference?

YMA members have rebate off the price of a TAC Animapass.

The TAC Animapass gives attendees access to The Animation Conference, including:

  • Networking Lunches
  • Access to all TAC panels & events
  • Access to the Toon Boom Boat Cruise
  • Access to TAC Happy Hour
  • Access to Nickelodeon’s ART + BIZ networking brunch 
  • Bio/Company profile in the Delegate Guide
  • Online delegate list with contact info

Plus
Access to all OIAF screenings, presentations, and workshops from Wednesday to Sunday

The TAC Animapass also includes entrance to the:

  • Warner Brothers Opening Night party 
  • Salon Des Refuses Party 
  • Cartoon Network Animator’s Picnic 
  • Student Party
  • Award Ceremonies 
  • NightOwl 
  • Closing Night Party 
  • Plus you get an OIAF Delegate Bag

Just attending the OIAF?

YMA members have rebates off the price of the Animapass 
The Animapass gives attendees access to all OIAF screenings, presentations, and workshops from Wednesday to Sunday. NO ENTRANCE TO TAC.

The Animapass includes entrance to the:

  • Warner Brothers Opening Night party 
  • Salon Des Refuses Party 
  • Cartoon Network Animator’s Picnic 
  • Student Party 
  • Award Ceremonies 
  • NightOwl 
  • Closing Night Party 
  • Plus you get an OIAF Delegate Bag

Visit OIAF website to register.

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