Tricky Women

Tricky Women
culture2culture, quartier21/MQ, Museumsplatz 1
Vienna, Austria

Tel: 0043 1 9904663

2018, Finished
Wed 7th Mar to Sun 11th Mar

Festival Overview

Tricky Women is the first and only festival of animated film worldwide that is dedicated exclusively to animation by women. Since 2001 it has been in Vienna each March.
Promoting animated film as a form of art and making it accessible to a wider audience is one of our main goals.


Tricky Women Award worth 4,000 Euro
3-month scholarship to live and work at Q21/MQ under the Artist-in-Residence Program
Neo-Tel Award worth 2,000 Euro
Sawczynski-Audience-Award worth 1,000 Euro
Sielecki Award worth 500 Euro (for an Austrian animation)
Tricky Women Audience Award


Animation Art-house Documentary Experimental Independent Music Video Short Student Women

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Known festival contacts Contacts
Waltraud Grausgruber
Birgitt Wagner
Festival Co-Directress


Open to the public


Tricky Women festival 2018, March 7th-11th.
Submission Deadline: October 6th, 2017
The entry can be up-loaded via or sent by mail directly to Tricky Women.


Submission formats:
Files with Codec DNxHD, ProRes und Codec h.264

Screening formats:
35 mm
- Frame Rate 24, 25, 30 fps
- Aspect Ratio: 1998×1080 px (1:1,85 = „Flat“) or 2048×858 px (1:2,39 = „Scope“)
- Image Format: JPEG2000-XYZ in 2K, SMPTE or Interop compatibel.
- USB-Hard Drive, CRU Bay
- Hard Drive Formatting: ext2/3 oder NTFS (1 partition with uncompressed DC packages only – no other data).
- All fields for the „Composition Parameters“ must be filled in and must comply with the Digital Cinema Naming Convention Content Title, Content Annotation Text, Content Kind, Reel Annotation Text.


There are no entry fees associated with this festival

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