Special Events

  • Actors for Autism’s AMVA Film Festival

    By David.Derks on November 8, 2014
    Actors for Autism invites you to the AMVA Film Festival that will feature amazing live action and animated films created by their very own AMVA Film and Animation students. Don’t miss this event! Date: Wednesday, November 19th Time: 6:15-9:15pm Location: Los Feliz Vintage Theaters, 1822 Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027 Admission: FREE CELEBRITY GUESTS! Actors for Autism is a […]
  • One Plus Hub Event for Six Point Harness

    By David.Derks on November 7, 2014
    Join One Plus Hub at the animation studio Six Point Harness to celebrate their new location in Echo Park, Los Angeles! 6PH will provide free beer, wine and music. Lime Truck LA will be there for anyone who brings cash and an appetite. No need to RSVP – just show up! When: Wednesday, November 12, 7pm-10pm Where: 1759 Glendale Blvd. […]
  • Lost Your Membership Card or Don’t Have One?

    By David.Derks on October 31, 2014
    Now that we are asking for membership cards before most of our screenings and events, new members or folks who have lost their cards keep asking how they can get a replacement or temporary card. It’s easy! Simply go on line to the ASIFA-Hollywood website and click on Membership. The drop-down menu will contain a prompt for Membership Card. When […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood to Provide More Student Scholarships

    By David.Derks on October 21, 2014
    ASIFA-Hollywood recently announced plans to provide more scholarships to animation students and to allocate more funds for artists and film preservation. “While you may know ASIFA-Hollywood for its annual Annie Award ceremony, honoring the best in the animation industry, we want to spread the word about the other areas of our industry that we support,“ says ASIFA-Hollywood Executive Director, Frank […]
  • 24 Hours Student Animation Contest an Incredible Success

    By David.Derks on October 10, 2014
    This year, over 260 students participated in the 24 Hours Animation Contest for Students, having just 24 hours to produce a 30 second film from concept to completion. The five-person teams from 13 schools in the US, Canada and Australia produced a total of 53 projects. Sponsors included CTN, Disney, DreamWorks, FlipBook, Stuart Ng Books, ToonBoom, Wacom, and, of course, […]
  • World Animation Summit News

    By David.Derks on October 10, 2014
    The 2014 World Animation and VFX Summits begins on November 2nd. Keynote speakers will include Director Rob Minkoff, David Steinberg, Senior Vice President of Production at World Animation Summit News Nickelodeon, and Paul Babb, CEO of Maxon. November 3rd panels will include “Feature Film Case Studies,” “Film and Legal Issues,” “Oscar Contenders” and “International Film and US Exposure” while the […]
  • The Annie Awards Again Welcomes Student Films

    By David.Derks on October 10, 2014
    This will be our third year offering an Annie for Best Student Film. To be eligible to receive this award, the film must be entirely the work of an individual student or team of students from an accredited post-secondary, degree granting program anywhere in the world, and must have been produced between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014. Faculty […]
  • Attention Pro-level Members of ASIFA

    By David.Derks on October 10, 2014
    Attention Pro-level Members: Please check your ASIFA membership profile to make sure that your current postal address is correct and complete, including zip code. If incorrect, you may not receive the screeners and other premiums sent to you.
  • One More Week to Apply for Annie Nominating Committees

    By David.Derks on September 29, 2014
    October 5th is the deadline for this year’s ASIFA-Hollywood 42nd Annual Annie Award Call for Nominating Committee Judges. To be considered for a nominating committee, judges must have an established career in animation and exemplary professional credentials in at least one of the Annie Award categories. Filling out the application will put you on our list of nomination judge candidates, […]
  • Membership Drive Continues

    By David.Derks on September 23, 2014
    You may have recently received an email notice explaining that your membership has expired or is about to, and that it is time to renew. (If you are a corporate sponsored member, your studio is probably compiling its roster of new and returning enrollees right now.) Even if you have not received a renewal notice, please check your membership status, […]