Leader HAFF 2016

Lei Lei (China) has made the leader for HAFF 2016, inspired by a second-hand book that was used to train Chinese youths on how to make quick sketches of human figures in the 1980s.

(Otto) (NL) and Hey Deer! (Hungary) on top in HAFF Junior

The first school classes in Oss have decided on their favorite in the international competition HAFF Junior. With a convincing majority (Otto) by Job, Joris & Marieke (Netherlands) and Hey Deer! by Örs Bárczy (Hungary) took the lead.

Blexbolex designs poster HAFF 2016

We are proud to present the festival poster of HAFF 2016, designed by the French illustrator Blexbolex!

HAFF Junior 2016

Titles have been revealed for the 2016 international HAFF Junior competition, which runs from Januari - mid-March 2016 for primary school classes all over the Netherlands.

Oscar nominations announced for animated shorts and features

The Academy has announced the final nominations for the Oscars. Check out the nominated titles for Best Animated Short and Best Animated Feature Film.

Application form HAFFTube

Submit your film for the international competition for web films. HAFFTube, that's where it all happens. Deadline for submitting films is Friday March 4th.

First titles for HAFF 2016 revealed

We are proud to reveal the first pearls for the competition for shorts and feature film. Take a look!

HAFF hosts world premieres of shorts Ticking Away and Löss

We are happy to announce that we will be hosting the world premieres of the Dutch shorts Ticking Away and Löss! Both titles are selected for the international competition shorts.

Expanding Animation: installation art at HAFF

On the cutting face of visual art and animation, artists are actively creating installations. HAFF puts these projects in the spotlight and in 2016 some ingenious works will be on display during the festival.