Live Screening in the DOLBY Center of Manhattan

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About the Film Festival

New York Animation Film Awards film festival aims to highlight the best in International animated entertainment and is accepting the submissions from filmmakers worldwide. We support new and student film-makers, who are just beginning their careers with a supportive and enthusiastic audience for their creative efforts and giving them access to film industry professionals who can offer guidance and other forms of career assistance.

NYAFA is a film festival established and managed by the film industry professionals of Cinematography Awards Foundation – CAWARDS.ORG

The festival will feature live screenings, an exhibition and awarding ceremony in New York, USA.

We also encourage young filmmakers and recognize their work, giving them the space to live their dream of seeing their films on the big screen. Our judges evaluate the quality of film, creativity, and storytelling ability. Our mission is to promote films, and be another step up in the filmmakers’ careers.

Festival Organizer: Cinematography Awards Foundation - CAWARDS.ORG

An association of film festivals which highlight excellence in cinematography.

Festival VENUE:

Dolby Screening Room NYC
1350 6th Ave, New York
NY 10019, USA

Winner of Golden Eagle 2019
``Lost Steps`` by Per Nilsson


Live Screening and Awards in the Center of Manhattan

Dolby screening room in the heart of midtown Manhattan provide advanced digital imaging and sound.

AUDIO: Dolby Atmos / 3D Sound


VIDEO: 4K Projector




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Every Winner will receive a personalized certificate with an online verification.

Festival Laurels

Semi-Finalists, Finalists and the Winners will recive the Festival Laurels.


We will handle the Golden Eagle Trophy to director of the Best Film.


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