The Nigerian Animation company ShrinkFish Animation is becoming quite a name in festival circuits. Screening and winning a long list of awards for its most recent animation The Essence.
Shrinkfish studios on Vimeo.
Aguilar de Campoo Short Film Festival, Spain - 2010
Capalbio Cinema International, Rome - 2010
Africa in Motion (AiM) UK - 2010
Silicon Valley African Film Festival, California - .2010
ANIMAFRIK Animation Festival, Accra Ghana - 2010
The Essence from shrinkfish on Vimeo.
It is definitely worth a watch and keeping an eye out for any future work. Animator Ebele Okoye has been creating some exciting work and collaborating across continents. You can read all about her work on the ShrinkFish website
currently researching african animation : interested in compiling a database of practitioners in various sub-saharan countries : welcome any postings from practitioners