This object represents an animation file (GIF or H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video without sound).


Name Type Description
file_id str Identifier for this file, which can be used to download or reuse the file
file_unique_id str Unique identifier for this file, which is supposed to be the same over time and for different bots. Can't be used to download or reuse the file.
width int Video width as defined by sender
height int Video height as defined by sender
duration int Duration of the video in seconds as defined by sender
thumb Optional[PhotoSize] Optional. Animation thumbnail as defined by sender
file_name Optional[str] Optional. Original animation filename as defined by sender
mime_type Optional[str] Optional. MIME type of the file as defined by sender
file_size Optional[int] Optional. File size


  • from aiogram.types import Animation
  • from aiogram.api.types import Animation
  • from aiogram.api.types.animation import Animation