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Official selection 2024

⏰ The wait is over. It is finally time to announce the Official Selection for Kaboom Animation Festival 2024. Get ready to dive into our carefully crafted collection that is sure to leave you speechless. This year, a total amount of 178 films and VR works will compete on our glorious cinematographic battleground. The competition is fierce, so it will be a suspenseful match. Let’s see who comes out on top. 

With nine categories to explore there is something for everyone. Expect a dazzling – yet healthy – overload of short films and VR works for young, old and everyone in between. We are excited to celebrate, discuss, cherish and devour these exciting works. Will you join us? 

Psst…Wanna know a secret? The winners of the Official Kaboom Competition, in the categories Best Short Film and Best Dutch Professional Short, are automatically eligible to enter the ACADEMY AWARD® Short Film competition. This is an important recognition because every year these two winning films will get the chance to be qualified for an OSCAR®.