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The Ray Harryhausen Awards- Deadline this Saturday!

A reminder to submit your film for The Ray Harryhausen Awards before the extended closing date of this Saturday, April 30th 2022! ⭐️Best Feature Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Short Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Student Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Commercial Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Television Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Children’s Film Animation⭐️ See the full details via https://www.harryhausenawards.com/submissions, or email info@harryhausenawards.com. 

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First look at the Ray Harryhausen Award with John Walsh

  Ray Harryhausen Award- Unboxing with John Walsh from Ray Harryhausen Foundation on Vimeo. Foundation trustee and filmmaker John Walsh unboxes the first Ray Harryhausen Award! Get an exclusive look at this incredible award, cast by Arch Bronze foundry. Submit your film for the Harryhausen Awards before the extended closing date of April 30th 2022: ⭐️Best Feature Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Short Film […]

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Awards Deadline Extended to April 30th

You can now submit your film for the Harryhausen Awards before the new closing date of April 30th! ​ ⭐️Best Feature Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Short Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Student Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Commercial Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Television Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Children’s Film Animation⭐️   Enter through our submissions page, or email info@harryhausenawards.com #Harryhausenawards

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Harryhausen Awards- Children’s award & online submissions

  ‘Children’s Animation’ award announced February 15th 2022 We are delighted to announce that a new category for ‘Best Children’s Animation‘ has been added to the 2022 Ray Harryhausen Awards. Please note that this new award replaces the ‘Best Online Film Animation’ category. This new category is open to under-16s and is free to enter. For further […]

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Harryhausen Awards- online submission now available

You can now submit to The Ray Harryhausen Awards directly through our website! Head to https://www.harryhausenawards.com/submissions & enter your film before April 15th Entrants can submit under the following categories: ⭐️Best Feature Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Short Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Student Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Commercial Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Online Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Television Animation⭐️​ See  https://www.harryhausenawards.com for full terms […]

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Simon Mackintosh retirement

We would like to announce the retirement of Simon Mackintosh as Trustee of the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation.  Simon spent his professional career as a solicitor, first at W&J Burness and latterly at Turcan Connell, where he served as the firm’s first Chairman of the Partnership.  He has had a long-standing involvement with the […]

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Submissions to Harryhausen Awards open

Submissions to the inaugural Harryhausen Awards begin on 1st January 2022. Entrants can submit under the following categories: ⭐️Best Feature Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Short Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Student Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Commercial Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Online Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Television Animation⭐️​ An Entry Fee must be paid via PayPal to rayharryhausenfoundation@gmail.com before each film is submitted. The Entry […]

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‘Acting with Harryhausen: Martine Beswick and Caroline Munro’

Make a date in your diary for the next National Galleries of Scotland Harryhausen Virtual Exhibition Experience event! ‘Acting with Harryhausen: Martine Beswick and Caroline Munro’ will be hosted by Foundation trustee John Walsh, and take place on Tuesday 9 November, 6-7pm (BST). https://www.nationalgalleries.org/event/harryhausen-virtual-exhibition-experience-live-3-acting-harryhausen-martine-beswick-and ‘…The third of four exclusive live-streamed interactive events in which Hollywood […]

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Harryhausen Season, Filmhouse Edinburgh

We are delighted to share news of the Edinburgh Filmhouse’s ‘Ray Harryhausen Season’. Throughout the coming months, each of Ray’s films will be screened alongside a short film from the Foundation. For more information and to book tickets, see https://www.filmhousecinema.com/season/ray-harryhausen ‘A selection of films featuring pioneering special effects by filmmaking legend Ray Harryhausen. Known for his iconic […]

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‘Ray Harryhausen: Celebrating the Legacy of a Titan’- ComicCon@Home 2021

We are happy to announce our panel at this year’s Comic-Con International! Our presentation, ‘Ray Harryhausen: Celebrating the Legacy of a Titan‘, will be released online as part of #ComicConAtHome on July 24, 2021 at 2:00 pm Pacific Time. https://www.eventeny.com/events/comicconhome-1456/?action=schedule-item&action_ops[item_id]=7061 ‘Legendary stop-motion animator Ray Harryhausen kept an incredible archive of some 50,000 items gathered throughout […]

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