Friday, 22 April 2016 at 8:00 AM - Monday, 25 April 2016 at 8:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Advance Box Office is now closed! Limited quantity of Passes (Student, General & Workshop) will be available during the festival (April 22-25)
Box Office located on main floor of George Brown College - Waterfront
(unlock those Passes now using Promotional Code: TAAFI2016)
Your Pass(es) will be avaliable for pick up when you arrive!)
Box Office Hours for Pass Pick Ups & Sales:
Friday April 22 - 8:00AM – 8:30PM
Saturday April 23 - 8:00AM - 9:00PM
Sunday April 24 - 8:30AM - 7:00PM
Monday April 25 - 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Cash, VISA and Mastercard are accepted!
Friendly Reminders about Passes:
You will need a Workshop Pass to attend Friday and Monday's Workshops.
Friday's Workshops are at Corus Quay. Please arrive early to pick up your Passes at George Brown College Waterfront Campus.
Seating is not guaranteed. Seating for all Talks, Studio Sessions, and Screenings are General Admission (first come first serve). If you have purchased a VIP Pass, you will have front-of-the-line access for seating. It is recommended to arrive at least 30 minutes before each event. There will be no late admittance. Doors will open 15 minutes before start time. Please arrive early to ensure seating.
TAAFI 2016 welcomes Eric Goldberg (Aladdin, Pocahontas), Audu Paden (Animaniacs), Tony Benedict, Willie Ito, Jerry Eisenberg (Hanna-Barbera) and Michael Rianda (Gravity Falls) for a weekend of shorts and feature film screenings, behind the scenes, creator Q&As and industry networking events.
Dozens of Talks and Screenings - April 22-24 - George Brown College - Waterfront Campus (51 Dockside Drive)
Nelvana Bouncing Ball - Sat Apr 23, 8:30 pm-1 am Toronto’s largest, animation networking event - Corus Quay (25 Dockside Drive)
2 Days of Workshops - Fri April 22 at Corus Quay (25 Dockside Drive) & Mon April 25 at George Brown College - Waterfront Campus (51 Dockside Drive)
Animation Arts Maarket - featuring studio, school, retailer and Independant Art exhibitors Sat April 23 & Sun April 24 - George Brown College - Waterfront Campus (51 Dockside Drive)
For more guest announcements, “VIP Pass Giveaway’ and exclusive hotel rates, subscribe to TAAFI eNews: taafi.com/subscribe
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
For box office related questions, please email email@example.com or call us at 647-745-5046
How can I pick up my Pass?
You will need to show your Eventbrite receipt on your mobile or bring a printed copy with you. The Pass will be under the names you provided on your order.
Pass pickups will begin starting at 8am on April 22 at George Brown College - Waterfront and throughout the festival. A confirmation email with more details will be sent out a week or two before the festival.
Please arrive at least an hour before your first event to give yourself enough time.
Can we buy Passes in person?
It is recommended to buy Passes in advance. There will only be a limited amount of Passes being sold during the festival.
When do individual tickets go on sale?
We’re excited to introduce a Pass only system this year; no individual tickets are being sold. Each Pass comes with its own advantages for you to enjoy, including front-of-the-line access.
Can I save if I buy Passes in a group?
For group booking (5 or more & 10 or more), please call box office at 647-745-5046 or email to inquire.
Will I need to reserve my screenings, talks & studio sessions once I have booked my Pass?
There will be no advance reservations. It will be general admission (first come first served). Those with VIP Pass will have front of the line access to the sreenings, talks and studio sessions. It is recommended to arrive at least 30 minutes. There will be no late admittance.
Will there be more Passes avaliable if it says sold out?
If any of the Passes says 'sold out', there might be a limited quantity released each day. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
When & Where
Toronto Animation Arts Festival International (TAAFI)
Founded in 2012, Toronto Animation Arts Festival International (TAAFI) is a not-for-profit arts organization whose mission is to make Toronto the premiere international destination for animated arts and entertainment. TAAFI hosts an annual film festival and a variety of recurring industry and public events – creating unique opportunities to connect animation artists and enthusiasts, and transforming the way people create and view animation of all forms. Past TAAFI guests have included John Kricfalusi (Nikelodeon’s Ren & Stimpy), Natasha Allegri (Frederator’s Bee and PuppyCat) and Josh Cooley (Disney•Pixar’s Inside Out).