the biggest showcase
of independent animation in Ukraine
Competition programs
This year’s competition programs feature the best animation films from all over the world by Berlinale, Annecy, and Cannes participants. It includes 63 short films from 35 countries about love and family relationships, acceptance of ourselves and others, war, and the modern world’s savagery
Out-of-competition Programs
Traditional LINOLEUM’s selections of contemporary experimental animation, video art, and films made by women about women. This year, we also highlight the animation from the countries helping us in these difficult times — Poland, UK, Estonia and Latvia
Special Screenings
The Special screenings will touch upon issues that are important here and now, namely the war experience, fatigue, burnout, and the never-ending fight for the right to freedom and full life. A selection of national animation – Ukrainian voices – will show powerful and touching stories about our lives that must be hear
Animation for children
This block features films for children who are from 3 to 16 y.o. These are bright, sincere, and educational stories about being yourself, looking your fear in the eye, and experiencing love, loneliness, confidence, despair, and power; observing, feeling and enjoying life