Roger Ballen’s Theatre of Apparitions Festival and Press list

In the press

Sight and Sound Best of British animation – Jez Stewart

The Creators Project Vice Magazine.

Read Steve Kopian’s Unseen Films blog here:

Festivals Past

World première The Edinburgh International Film Festival
Bedlam Festival Edinburgh
Encounters Bristol
Bend it Festival Oregon
Tofuzi Animation Festival Bulgaria,
Orlando Film Festival
Anim’est Creepy Nights Romania
The Jahorina Film Festival Bosnia
London Première as part of the BFI London Film Festival in the program:Cult / TALES OF MYSTERY AND IMAGINATION
SFindie’s “Another Hole In The Head” USA
BLOW-UP Chicago International Arthouse FILM FEST (1st Prize Animation- Norman McLaren Award)
Interfilm International Short Film Festival Germany
CutOut Fest International Animation and Digital Art Festival Mexico
Anilogue International Animation Festival Hungary
London International Animation Festival (LIAF) at the Barbican
Boston Underground Film Festival USA
London Short Film Festival
Eindhovens Film Festival Netherlands
Animac Spain
Athens ANIMFEST Greece
Athens International Film and Video Festival USA
Festival International du Film d’Animation d’Annecy (Competition).
Melbourne International Animation Festival (Competition).


Animation Festival ANIMATOR Poland
Animation Now! – The New Zealand International Animation Festival
Final Girls Berlin
ANIMANIMA Festival Serbia
International Kansk Video Festival Russia

The online launch of the film coincided with Roger Ballen’s new book published by Thames & Hudson The Theatre of Apparitions 29th September. The book and the film share many of the same images.