On September 2, 2020, at the initiative of SWAN, Fantoche president Christine Egerszegi and director Annette Schindler signed the Pledge for Parity and Inclusion in Cinema Festivals for new commitments for equality and diversity in the industry

Fantoche is the first Swiss animation film festival and the eighth Swiss film festival to sign the pledge.

SWAN was represented by co-presidents Gabriel Baur and Stéphane Mitchell, and Executive Committee member Azra Djurdjevic and administrator Mireille Gast.