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  • For Our Southern Members, The ASIFA-SOUTH Animation Conference & Festival

    By David.Derks on June 13, 2017
    “The only film festival in the Southeast hosted by the International Animated Film Association.” This year marks the 22nd anniversary of ASIFA-South (formerly ASIFA-Atlanta). Starting out as a showcase, over the past 15 years the RYO showcase has expanded into a three-day long festival and conference held August 25 to 27. This year’s jury is made up of talent from studios […]
  • Advanced Special Screening of In This Corner of the World

    By David.Derks on June 13, 2017
    The Shout Factory invites You and a Guest (Member +1) to a Special Advance Screening. Winner of the Animation of the Year award at the 40th Japan Academy Prize, In This Corner of the World follows Suzu Urano, who, in 1944, moves to the small town of Kure in Hiroshima. Suzu’s life is thrown into chaos when her town is bombed. […]
  • Members Screening of F is for Family

    By David.Derks on June 6, 2017
    Gaumont invites members of ASIFA-Hollywood and one guest each to a screening of F is for FAMILY Including a conversation with show creators Bill Burr and Mike Price. The panel will be moderated by animation legend Jerry Beck. Tuesday, June 13, 2017 6:30pm Doors Open 7:00pm Screening followed by the Panel and Q&A  The Landmark Theatre at the Westside Pavilion 10850 […]
  • Members Screening of Cars 3

    By David.Derks on June 6, 2017
    DISNEY-PIXAR Invinvotes members of ASIFA-Hollywood and their families (member +3) to a special pre-release screening of CARS 3 A new generation of blazing-fast racers, blindsides Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson), pushing him out of the sport he loves. He will need the help of a young race technician, Cruz Ramirez (Cristela Alonzo), plus inspiration  from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet. Is #95 up to […]
  • Members Screening of BoJack Horseman

    By David.Derks on June 6, 2017
    Members of ASIFA-Hollywood and one guest per member are invited to a special evening celebration BOJACK HORSEMAN’S New Season Q&A with creator/EP Raphael Bob-Waksberg and star Will Arnett Monday, June 12th Panel begins at 7:00 p.m. with Reception to Follow Netflix FYSee Space 8942 Wilshire Boulevard Beverly Hills, CA 90211 Information on how to RSVP will be sent to members of ASIFA-Hollywood via email. […]
  • Screenings at the American Cinematheque in June

    By David.Derks on May 26, 2017
    At the EGYPTIAN 6712 Hollywood Boulevard Los Angeles 90028 Thursday, June 15 – 7:30 PM and Friday, June 23 – 10:00 PM 70mm! THE DARK CRYSTAL, 1982, Universal, 93 min. Dirs. Jim Henson, Frank Oz. Jim Henson was inspired by a Lewis Carroll poem to create his own fairy tale about Jen, the last surviving Gelfling, who is sent by his […]
  • Members Screening of DreamWorks’ Captain Underpants

    By David.Derks on May 26, 2017
    DreamWorks Animation Invites You and Your Family (ASIFA member +3) to a Special Screening of Captain Underpants DreamWorks Animation brings us the long-awaited global movie event, CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE. This raucously subversive comedy for the entire family tells the story of two overly imaginative pranksters, George and Harold, who hypnotize their middle school principal into thinking he’s […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood To Give $160K To Animation-Based Programs & Events

    By David.Derks on May 10, 2017
    For Immediate Release Contact:  Gretchen Houser, Houser PR Gretchen@houserpr.com BURBANK, Calif. (May 10, 2017) – This year, ASIFA-Hollywood, the world’s foremost professional, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the art of animation and celebrating the people who create it, has earmarked $160,000 for animation-based programs and events, including but not limited to ASIFA’s Animation Aid Foundation, $12,000; ASIFA Animation Educators Forum […]
  • Careers in Animation Panel in San Francisco

    By David.Derks on April 29, 2017
    For our ASIFA San Francisco Members, there is a panel on CAREERS IN ANIMATION tomorrow, April 30 that is being hosted by the SFSU Cinema Department. Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2 PM San Francisco State University Fine Arts Building 10 Coppola Theatre (FA101) 600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco, CA 94132 Free! Public Invited Panelists will include: Don Allen Motion graphics […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum Now Accepting Applications for 2017 Scholarship

    By David.Derks on April 17, 2017
    Please note: this page was updated on 5-3-2017 to reflect the increased amount of scholarships to $40,000 ASIFA-Hollywood and the Animation Educators Forum are proud to announce the 2017 ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum Student Scholarship program. The online application site will open on April 23 and close on June 20, 2017. Our scholarships are merit-based awards designed to support college […]