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  • AEF Now Accepting Applications Through February 6, 2017 for Faculty Grants

    By David.Derks on December 7, 2016
    ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum Guidelines for Faculty Grants Information about Faculty Grants Faculty Grants are designed to provide support for individuals or groups with reasonable expenditures associated with research, scholarly activity or creative projects in the field of animation. Applications must be submitted online at http://grants.animationeducatorsforum.org before Monday Feb 6 2017 at 11:59pm and recipients will be announced before April […]
  • Annie Awards Nominations Announced

    By David.Derks on November 28, 2016
    NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Gretchen Houser, Houser PR E: Gretchen@houserpr.com ANNIE AWARDS NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED! 44th Ceremony Set for Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at UCLA’s Royce Hall BURBANK, CA (November 28, 2016) – The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 44th Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the year’s best in the field of animation. For a complete […]
  • Twittering With ASIFA-Hollywood

    By David.Derks on November 20, 2016
    We enjoy watching members of ASIFA-Hollywood, fans and professional organizations discuss our events and programs on Twitter. Your conversations with mean a lot to ASIFA-Hollywood and we’re glad to be connected with you! We’ve selected a few Tweets that we think will make everyone smile. Signing up for @ASIFAHollywood @ctnanimexpo got me this cel from Ewoks animated series. #Disney #starwars […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood Will Be At CTN Animation eXpo

    By David.Derks on November 15, 2016
    ASIFA-Hollywood will be at CTN Animation eXpo this week! When you visit us, you’ll be able to sign up as a first time membership or renew your current membership, or get more information on our current programs and the Annie Awards. Come visit our table (#172), in the Artist Pavilion and say hello! CTN animation eXpo – November 18-20, 2016 […]
  • Legendary Animator Bob Kurtz Will Speak at California State University Long Beach

    By David.Derks on November 15, 2016
    Legendary animator Bob Kurtz will be speaking on Tuesday November 29 from 5-7pm at California State University Long Beach. There is plenty of room at the university’s Carpenter Center and the lecture is FREE! Just register for your free ticket at this link. Carpenter Center, California State University Long Beach 6200 E Atherton St, Long Beach, CA 90815 About Bob […]
  • At the American Cinematheque: Totoro, Howl’s Moving Castle & ParaNorman

    By David.Derks on November 14, 2016
    Sunday, November 20 – 2:00 PM3-D! PARANORMAN, 2012, Focus Features, 92 min. Directed by Chris Butler, Sam Fell. This animated horror-comedy hit follows 11-year-old Norman Babcock, whose ability to speak with the dead is doubted by almost all around him. This is a free screening – first come, first served. At the Aero 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, 90403 Friday, […]
  • Here’s a Chance for You to See Snowtime!

    By David.Derks on November 14, 2016
    SNOWTIME! is a romp through childhood full of heart and humor, as the kids in a small village decide to have a massive snowball fight. But what starts out as pure youthful fun and enthusiasm deteriorates into a more serious conflict, where children learn valuable life lessons on friendship, the importance of unity, and the emotional consequences of vicious rivalry. […]
  • Birds of a Feather at CTNX2016

    By David.Derks on November 13, 2016
    On November 19, 2016 from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. join ASIFA-Hollywood’s Bird of a feather for a lively discussion. The Instructor and the Institution – Intellectual Property in the Current Educational Model For this year’s gathering, we will be wading into the tricky territory of intellectual property rights. Our discussion will touch such topics as academic freedom, ownership of a […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood Donates $28K to Academy

    By David.Derks on November 9, 2016
    Funds to Assist in the Documentation of Richard Williams’ ‘The Thief and the Cobbler’ Collection BURBANK, Calif. (November 9, 2016) – ASIFA-Hollywood has donated $20k to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to assist with the curation and documentation of a major collection of original production artwork, donated by Miramax®, of work created for Richard Williams’ production of […]