Song of the Sea

Get ready for an amazing adventure at Volda Filmteater this Sunday! From the oscarnominated director of The Secret of Kells we’ll get an early screening of the british animated feature Song of the Sea. An adventure about a brother and sister’s marvelous journey through myths, magic and the forgotten secrets of the past. The film … Read more

Tom Lowe

Tom works as a professional sound designer, based in London. Since first visiting Volda in 2013 he has made several visits to Norway and Volda. He is a guest lecturer on the 4th year of the animation degree at HiVolda, as well as working on the sound for several student films. In addition to this, Tom has been … Read more

Camille Selvon Abrahams

Camille is considered to be a pioneer of the digital media and specifically the animation-industry of the Caribbean. With over a decade of developmental work behind her, Camille’s contribution is intergral in the development of academin, enterpreneurial and developmental progress in the creative industry. She is currently a programme leader and lecturer at the University … Read more

Elin Festøy

Elin Festøy has a Master in digital communication from BI, Oslo and background as a journalist and senior PR-consultant. She now combines transmedia and film production with communication in the company Teknopilot AS. Festøy has produced the crowdfunding campaign for «It Was Mine» and is currently working on a transmedia production including crowdfunding, game development, … Read more

Stefan Eriksson

He was here last year and he’s back again because we just can’t get enough of him STEFAN ERIKSSON He’s the Gandalf that occasionally come back to visit our little Shire to show us his awesome magic and glorious mustache. The animator and illusionist from Sweden will on Sunday have a show filled with humor … Read more

Call for submissions!

Call for entries!!! NORDIC-BALTIC STUDENT FILMS NORDIC-BALTIC COMMISSIONED FILMS AND COMMERCIALS NORDIC-BALTIC SHORT FILMS Send your student film and they will be screened in Animation Volda festival 17-20 September, and the selected ones in Animation Volda will be screened at Fredrikstads Animation Festival 12-15 November. Send, send, send! Entry dead­line: September 1st. 2015 Read more: … Read more

Regina Pessoa – from Portugal to Volda

We are honored to welcome animator Regina Pessoa to this years Animation Volda! Pessoa is a Portuguese animator, who graduated in painting from the University of Porto in 1998, having done several animation-workshops during her course. She has later been working as an animator in Filmógrafo – Estúdio de Cinema de Animação do Porto, but is mostly known … Read more

Stefan Eriksson

He was here last year and he’s back again because we just can’t get enough of him STEFAN ERIKSSON He’s the Gandalf that occasionally come back to visit our little Shire to show us his awesome magic and glorious mustache. The animator and illusionist from Sweden will on Sunday have a show filled with humor … Read more

Call for entries!

Call for entries!!! NORDIC-BALTIC STUDENT FILMS NORDIC-BALTIC COMMISSIONED FILMS AND COMMERCIALS NORDIC-BALTIC SHORT FILMS Send your student film and they will be screened in Animation Volda festival 18-21 september, and the selected ones in Animation Volda will be screened at Fredrikstads Animation Festival 6-9 November. Send, send, send! :D Entry dead­line: September 1st. 2014 Read … Read more