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  • Members Screening of Smurfs: The Lost Village

    By David.Derks on March 19, 2017
    Sony Pictures Animation Invites You and Your Family (Member +3) to an Exclusive Screening of Smurfs: The Lost Village. A Q&A with director Kelly Asbury, character designer Patrick Mate, animation supervisor Alan Hawkins and CG supervisor Mike Ford will directly follow the screening. In this fresh new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her best friends Brainy, Clumsy and […]
  • Members Screening of The Boss Baby

    By David.Derks on March 19, 2017
    Dreamworks Animation Invites You and Your Family (ASIFA Member +3) to a Special Screening of THE BOSS BABY Followed by a Q&A with Director Tom McGrath and Producer Ramsey Naito, moderated by Jerry Beck. DreamWorks Animation, director Tom McGrath and producer Ramsey Naito invite you to meet a most unusual baby. He wears a suit, speaks like Alec Baldwin, and stars in the animated comedy, THE BOSS BABY, a hilarious story […]
  • For Our East Coast Members: The Phantasmagorical Worlds of Steven Woloshen

    By David.Derks on March 19, 2017
    Montreal-based independent filmmaker Steven Woloshen has been passionately creating cameraless, handmade abstract films and time-based installations for more than thirty years. Discussion with Steven Woloshen will follow the screening. Friday, April 7 7:30 p.m. Dryden Theatre at the George Eastman Museum 900 East Avenue Rochester, New York 14607
  • New York Members Screening of Boss Baby

    By David.Derks on March 16, 2017
    DreamWorks and 20th Century Fox Invite You and a Guest (ASIFA Member +1) to a Special Screening of Boss Baby Followed by a Q&A with Director Tom McGrath and Producer Ramsey Naito, moderated by NYU Tisch School of the Arts’ Professor John Canemaker DreamWorks Animation, director Tom McGrath and producer Ramsey Naito invite you to meet a most unusual baby. […]
  • From the UCLA Archives “Family Flicks” Series, a Free Screening of Hayao Miyazaki’s SPIRITED AWAY

    By David.Derks on March 15, 2017
    From Studio Ghibli, Miyazaki’s whimsical tale of Chihiro, a courageous girl who uses her wits to escape a strange world of spirits. Sunday, April 23rd at 11:00 a.m. The Billy Wilder Theater 10899 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90024 Spirited Away is a 2001 anime fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli. The film […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood at WonderCon 2017

    By David.Derks on March 11, 2017
    WonderCon returns to the Anaheim Convention Center the weekend of March 31 through April 2, and ASIFA-Hollywood will be there! Join us for this amazing convention filled with all the things you love: comics, movies, TV, animation, books and authors, action figures and collectibles, the Masquerade, anime screenings, portfolio review and games! Where We’ll Be Located We’ll be in space […]
  • Ghost in the Shell at the American Cinematheque

    By David.Derks on February 27, 2017
    In the near future, a sentient computer program, Project 2501, tries to control the cyber and human worlds. Standing in its way is kick-ass, super-sexy cyborg cop Major Motoko Kusanagi and her team at Section 9. (In Japanese with English subtitles.) Director Mamoru Oshii’s Anime masterpiece!  GHOST IN THE SHELL American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Thursday, March 2 7:30 p.m. 6712 […]
  • Reception and Special Preview Screening of Imaginary Mary

    By David.Derks on February 27, 2017
    Imaginary Mary is a live action/CGI hybrid comedy premiering Wednesday, March 29th on ABC. Join us at Sony Pictures Television for an exclusive screening of the pilot episode followed by a Q&A with Academy and Annie Award winning animator and executive producer Patrick Osborne and Golden Globe winning actress Jenna Elfman. Imaginary Mary follows Alice (Jenna Elfman), a busy executive in love with a divorced […]
  • UCLA Film and Television Archive’s Recently Preserved Classic Animated Shorts

    By David.Derks on February 20, 2017
    Including Films Funded by ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Preservation Program! March 11, 7:30 p.m. The Billy Wilder Theater  10899 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90024 Ticket information is available at the UCLA Film and Television Archive’s official website As part of the 2017 UCLA Festival of Preservation, the UCLA Film & Television Archive is pleased to present this selection of new and recent restorations of […]
  • Watch The Annie Awards on ASIFA-Hollywood’s YouTube Channel!

    By David.Derks on February 11, 2017
    If you missed the Annie Awards online streaming, there’s no need to worry. You can now watch the Annie Awards show in it’s entirety on ASIFA-Hollywood’s YouTube channel!