‘Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival (SICAF)’ started 1995 as a cultural festival for cartoon and animation fans in all age groups and genders, led by those working in cartoon and animation industries. Especially, the animation film festival of SICAF was certified 2005 as an official member festival of the International Animated Film Association. Over the history of 22 times of events, SICAF is now securing its presence as one of the top 5 global animated film festival and growing into the biggest international cartoon & animation festival to represent Asia.
LIFE : Full of Possibilities ‘Cartoon and animation reflect “life” of people.
SICAF 2018 is set to look back the journey of life, going back to the fundamentals origin of cartoon and animation. SICAF 2018 will give a short break for the long and rough journey of life. SICAF 2018 is committed to being an event to help all audience realize that ‘life’ is full of possibility.
SICAF 2018 official poster created by Ali Noori Oskouei, the director of ‘<Release From Heaven> winning Grand Prize in Best Animation category at SICAF 2017 is delivering the message to all of us that we have to respect and protect the earth, the source of abundant resources and valuable water and the place for living. It depicts the scene of Bum-i and Ttang-i, the characters to represent SICAF, cactus, alien life and robot joining hands to pull off and save the planet earth, on the verge of falling off a cliff.
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– Exhibition: Dongdaemun Design Plaza Art Hall #1 : Exit 1 of Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station
– Animated Film Festival: MEGABOX Dongdaemun : Exit 13,14 of Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station