Youth Animation Platform

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Youth Animation Platform










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Missions and objectives

Founded in 2016, the Youth Animation Platform (YAP)’s goal is to promote an appreciation of cinema in general, animated films in particular, and to foster an active approach to films while encouraging creative thinking, storytelling and self expression.


Main Activities

YAP offers young filmmakers a hands on initiation and training to all the elements required for the creation and production of animated films, and different kinds of animated art (flip book, zoetrope, stop motion & cut out animation, etc…) in Lebanon & the MENA Region.