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YDA 2018 Shortlist Announced

Congratulations to all Young Directors who have reached the YDA 2018 Shortlist!

Don’t forget to get your pass to the YDA Panel and Award Ceremony on June 21 : Get your Ticket

Amazing New Mentorship Prize for Changing The World Frame by Frame Category

The YDA has joined forces with The Sweetshop to create a Mentorship Prize which will  More…

Jury Members From North America, Latin America & Africa

The jury for the Young Director Award 2018 has been finalised with the announcement of  More…

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Salomon Ligthelm on Why Talent is being Trumped by Personality

Salomon Ligthelm, a director at Stink Films and 2017 Young Director Award winner, talks about his  More…

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YDA Winner Sam Southward Talks Animation, Celebration & the End of the World

Sam Southward’s brilliant, post-apocalyptic animated film, After the End, won gold at the YDA in  More…

First Wave of Jury Members for 2018

Top names from Europe and Asia-Pacific, including Jimmy Lam, James Sorton and Hanna Maria Heidrich,  More…