Proud to announce the winners of the first ever ANIDOX:VR Awards:
Best Immersive work (1000 €):
*The Scream* (Sandra Paugam and Charles Ayats / Cineteve)
Innovative storytelling (Residency):
*Another dream* (Tamara Shogaolu / Ado Ato pictures)

• Klara Grunning, The Swedish Film Institute
• Simon Løvind, The Danish Film Institute
• Monica Hellström, Producer, Final cut for Real
• Uri Kranot, ANIDOX, The Animation Workshop

Thanks to HTC VIVE for sponsorship, Thanks to all the visitors and guests!!!

Hosted by Viborg Animation Festival, the ANIDOX:VR Award addresses factual and visual storytelling in emerging media/VR.
The ANIDOX:VR Award is supported by The Animation Workshop/Via University College, Vision Denmark, The European Union, Viborg Kommune, The Danish Film Institute, and the Swedish Film Institute. The exhibition is sponsored by HTC VIVE.

Thursday 26. Sept. 2019 ANIDOX Day Programme:

15:00 – 20:00 Exhibition: Carte Blanche Theater, Ammuntionsvej 6, 8800 Viborg
13:00 – 14:30 Seminar/ panel: Meet the experts: Animated Docs. In VR (Festival Cafe Kimchi)
16:00 – 17:30 Film screening: ANIDOX film programme  – Delta Zoo, Dir. Andrius Lekavicus (Lituanina, 2019)
18:00 – 20:00 Event: AGXR – Talks (Game Expo: Animation and graphic storytelling in XR context)
20:00 – 21:30 Film screening: ANIDOX film programme  – Chris the Swiss, Dir. Anja Kofmel (Swiss, 2018)

Works in competition:

Ayahuasca Kosmik Journey – ​ 2019 / 18 Min / France, Luxemburg
Director: Jan Kounen
Production: Atlas V, a_BAHN, Small
Link to trailer: Ayahuasca (Kosmik journey) / Ayahuasca (Kosmik Journey) (2019) – Trailer (International)

Homestay –  2018 / 15 min / Canada
Directors: Paisley Smith, Jam3 and the NFB Digital Studio
Production: National Film Board of Canada
Link to trailer: Homestay (Trailer)

Another dream – 2019 / 20 Min. / Netherlands
Directors: Tamara Shogaolu
Production: Ado Ato pictures
Link to trailer: ANOTHER DREAM / حلم آخر – Teaser

Accused # 2 Walter Sisulu –  2018 /15 min. / France
Director: Nicolas Champeaux and Gilles Porte
Production: La générale de production
Link to trailer: Accused#2 : Walter Sisulu (trailer)

The Scream – 2018 / 15 Min. / France
Directors: Sandra Paugam and Charles Ayats
Production: Fabienne Servan Schreiber and David Bigiaoui
Link to trailer: THE SCREAM

Out of  competition:

Songbird VR Installation – 2018 / 10 Min. / United Kingdom/ Denmark
Directors: Lucy Greenwell / Michelle & Uri Kranot
Production: The Guardian VR / LateLove
Link to trailer: trailer songbird VR installation

Awards & Prizes

  • ANIDOX:VR immersive award- cash award of €1,000
  • ANIDOX:VR innovative storytelling Award is a 1 – 2 month residency at the Animation Workshop.

The ANIDOX:VR Awards are showcased as part of the 8th Viborg Animation Festival (VAF) which takes place from 23 – 29 September 2019 in Viborg, Denmark. ANIDOX Day on the 26 September 2019, includes talks, panel discussions and special screenings. The awards will be announced at VAF closing ceremony 28 Sept. 2019.

Viborg Animation Festival (VAF), as well as the ANIDOX:VR Award, are produced and organized by The Animation Workshop, Viborg, Denmark. The Animation Workshop is well known as one of the world’s leading centers for animation training and development within the areas of education, culture, communication, and business. The ANIDOX:VR Award is supported by Viborg Animation Festival, Viborg Kommune, The Animation Workshop/Via University College, The Danish Film Institute, and the Swedish Film Institute. The exhibition is sponsored by HTC VIVE.

For any questions regarding the ANIDOX:VR Award, please contact Michelle Kranot , ANIDOX Producer by email: