Each year, TAIS’ Anijam features 10 second long animated films submitted under a theme, which are compiled and screened at the TAIS Annual Animation Showcase. This year the Anijam Theme is: Fortress


Best Anijam awards will be granted by the 2021 Showcase Jury, and via an audience choice award.
The 2021 Showcase Jury’s pick for Best Anijam will be awarded a cash prize of $500.00CAD and 3 weeks in-kind studio use including equipment toward production of a short animated project for presentation at TAIS Showcase in 2022.


Here are this year’s Anijam artists!

Maria Cruz

Fortress – La Fortaleza


Joan Nuguid

Portable Fortress

Laura Zizek

Once Upon a Time

Lynn Dana Wilton

Round My Heart

Jason Camacho

A hasty mistake…

Sarah Dubiel

The Weakest Fortress

Al Barazi


Constant Yen

Sand Fortress

Hannah Schallert

Robby in the Dome

Christine Mitchell

Spill in Aisle 3