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The Tees Valley's annual festival of animation is returning once again as an in-person event!

16th May 2022 - 20th May 2022


Presented by Teesside University, the Tees Valley’s international festival of animation, VFX and games is returning in 2022 as an in-person event once again for the biggest Animex Festival to date!

Welcome back to the Animex Festival! Come and see the fantastic speakers we have lined up, have your portfolio reviewed by industry professionals and take the chance to network with some like-minded attendees!


You can either attend Animex AVFX running 16 – 17 May, or Animex Game running 19 – 20 May or see both across the whole week!

Animex Pass gives you access to the Animex Talks, Lounge events, Portfolio Reviews and free entry to Animex Screen events.

Animex Pro Pass, aimed at a professional audience, gets you access to all the above as well as Pro Talks, Pro Workshops and the Industry Networking Lounge.

Teesside University students 
– don’t forget to enter your Animex Pass discount code* at checkout! If applied, you will be asked to produce your TUSC card on entry.

Booking for a college group? Book via for discounts and FREE teacher passes!

Don’t forget to follow us on social media @AnimexFestival for updates!

*Discount code only applies to the Animex Pass, code cannot be applied to the Animex Pro Pass.

Buy tickets here