Skeleton Keyframe is a unique YouTube channel dedicated to the promotion of independent animation. Whether you produce stop-motion, 2D, or 3D animated films… Whether you produce shorts or feature films… We want to see what you’ve got! So how does it work? How do I get my animated film on Skeleton Keyframe?
Skeleton Keyframe essentially runs as a year-round animation-centric virtual film festival. We collect film submissions right here on our website. Our favorite submissions we receive are put up for award consideration and uploaded to our YouTube channel.
Our 2023 season is OPENING SOON! If you’re interested in submitting your animated film for promotion and award consideration, click here.
Film submissions for the 2023 season are OPENING SOON! To read the official rules and guidelines for submissions, click here. If you’re interested in submitting your animated film for promotion and award consideration, click here. Also be sure to join our mailing list now by clicking here to stay up-to-date!
Our inaugural award show aired live on our YouTube channel in March 2022. Winners received physical, customized trophies by mail following the show. You can watch the 2022 Skeleton Keyframe Animation Awards now by clicking here. If you’d like to watch the 2022 award winning films, click here.
Awards are given to our favorite animated films in the following categories: