Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) is hosting its annual marathon for composers and animators from across Europe.

From February 13th through to February 24th 2017 students and alumni will create animated films and their soundtracks in 24 hours, every day, for 10 working days. Students from the Animation - BA (Hons), Animation - MFA/MA, and Composition for Screen - MSc programmes at ECA are all taking part.

Last year almost 600 films were made, and this year even more institutions are taking part. These are:

  • ArtEZ University of the Arts (Arnhem)
  • Budapest Metropolitan University
  • Conservatore "Venezze" (Rovigo)
  • ECA - Edinburgh College of Art
  • FABW - Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
  • HKU - University of the Arts Utrecht
  • Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design (Budapest)
  • Liverpool Media Academy
  • NBU - New Bulgarian University (Sofia)
  • NATFA - National Academy of Theatrical and Film Arts (Sofia)
  • ZHdK - Zürcher Hochschule der Künste (Zurich)

The shorts are being uploaded to a Vimeo channel as they're made.

And you can still register to take part using the online form

Are you interested in studying Animation - BA (Hons) at Edinburgh College of Art?

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