Participation APD 2021

+++ The registration for APD 2021 is closed. +++

The Animation Production Days will be held as an online event in 2021. The One-to-One meetings of the co-production and financing market, the APD Conference and several netwoking formats & roundtables will be organised exclusively online due to the COVID-19 situation.

APD will offer different programmes for the different groups of participants (see overview). Detailed information as well as links to the general terms and conditions and the online form are also listed on this page.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Übersicht

PRODUCER PROGRAMME TALENT PROGRAMME PRODUCERS FOR CO-PRODUCTION PROGRAMME INVESTOR PROGRAMME
Für Producer mit ausgewähltem Projekt Für Young Professionals mit ausgewähltem Projekt Für Producer ohne Projekt Für Sender, Streamer, Weltvertriebe, Förderer, Banken etc.
Koproduktionsmarkt (One-to-One Meetings zwischen Produzent*innen und Studios)



Finanzierungsmarkt (One-to-One Meetings zwischen Produzent*innen, Investor*innen und Finanziers, vom APDs Team gebucht)


APDs Konferenz



Online-Ticket für das Internationale Trickfilm-Festival Stuttgart (ITFS) & FMX – Conference on Animation, Effects, Games and Immersive Media



Preis regulär pro Person (inkl. MwSt.) 145,00 € kostenfrei 100,00 € 100,00 €
Einreichfrist / Anmeldefrist endet am 22. Februar 2021 22. Februar 2021 22. Februar 2021 10. März 2021

Registration Details

PROJECT SUBMISSION / PRODUCER PROGRAMME

  • Producers who would like to present an animation project at the APDs can submit it online and register for the Producer Programme.
  • Only one project per company can be submitted.
  • A maximum of two people per company can register.
  • The application will only become effective if the submitted project has been selected for participation at APD 2021. The selection will take place on 8 March at the latest. Only then will the participation fee be due for the registered person(s).
  • Co-producers of projects submitted for participation at APD can also register for the Producer Programme. Here, too, the registration only becomes effective if the submitted project has been selected by the jury for participation at APD 2021. Only then will the participation fee be due for the registered persons.
  • Includes Co-Production Market, Financing Market, APD Conference, Online Tickets ITFS & FMX.

Feature film, series, games, cross and transmedia projects in the concept or development stage can be submitted. Hybrid formats, a mixture of animated and live-action film, are also permitted.

The project submission / registration takes place via the online form. The following information, texts (in English) and files are required for a submission:

  • Basic data on the company incl. company profile (max. 800 characters).
  • Basic data on the project (title, project participants, formats, genre, animation technique, target group, etc.)
  • Financing data (budget, partners)
  • Synopsis (max. 500 characters)
  • Personal comments on the project by the director / producer (USP of the project, visual concept, cross- or transmedia strategy etc.) (600 – 1000 characters)
  • Text: “What are we looking for in APDs?” (max. 300 characters)

Files:

  • Photos of the registered participants (300 dpi at 3x4cm, jpg or tif).
  • At least 2 illustrations / film stills of the project (without text elements, landscape format,145 x 91 mm, 300 dpi)
  • Filmography of author, director, head of animation (if already determined)
  • Track record of the company

A jury selects approx. 45 – 50 projects from all project submissions to participate in the APDs.
Criteria for selection are creativity, innovation, potential for brand development, market potential, suitability and openness for co-production. The project selection will take place no later than 8 March 2021.

Deadline: 22 February 2021
EUR 145.00* per person
*(incl. 7% VAT)

PRODUCERS FOR CO-PRODUCTION PROGRAMME

  • For producers, service producers, studios, VFX producers who are not presenting a project of their own and who would like to negotiate a cooperation with the producers of the submitted projects or offer their services.
  • A maximum of two people per company can register.
  • Includes Co-Production Market, APD Conference, Online Tickets ITFS & FMX

Registration takes place via the online form. The following information, texts (in English) and files are required for registration:

  • Basic data on the company incl. company profile (max. 800 characters).
  • Text “Who or what are we looking for at APDs?” (max. 300 characters)
  • Special expertise of the company (max. 200 characters)
  • Photos of the registered participants (300 dpi at 3x4cm, jpg or tif)
  • Track record of the company (pdf)

Registration deadline 22 February
EUR 100,00* per person
*(incl. 7% VAT)

INVESTOR PROGRAMME

  • For representatives of broadcasters, streamers, distributors, world distributors, publishers, funding institutions and other investors in the media sector who are looking for new, exciting projects and would like to discuss development and financing strategies with the producers of the selected projects.
  • A maximum of two people per company can register.
  • Includes Financing Market, APD Conference, Online Ticket for ITFS & FMX.

Registration takes place via the online form. The following information, texts (in English) and files are required for registration:

  • Basic data on the company incl. company profile (max. 800 characters).
  • Text “What are we looking for at APD?” (max. 300 characters)
  • Photos of the registered persons (300 dpi at 3x4cm, jpg or tif)

Registration deadline 11 March
EUR 100,00* per person
*(incl. 7% VAT)