+ The 2024Β Call for AnimationΒ is Open +

Join us on Saturday, April 6th, 2024 in Detroit for the 9th Annual Detroit International Festival of Animation (DIFA). This celebration of animation will showcase a diverse range of works from local and international animators. With approximately 90 minutes of animated shorts on display, DIFA will feature a wide range of styles, from experimental and quirky to more sophisticated mini-features.

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DIFA is now hosted at the historic Senate Theater in Detroit!  This revitalized 1920’s Art Deco theater is home to the world’s 8th largest Wurlitzer pipe organ and features 784 seats, a classic concession stand, comfy lounge areas and secure parking.

The 2024 schedule and advance tickets will be available by March 1st.Β  Join our newsletter or follow us on Facebook and Twitter to be notified when it is online.

9th Annual Detroit International Festival of Animation
Sat April 6th 2024 – Senate Theater – Detroit

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