Posts tagged with ‘associate members’

  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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, […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood Commences The 2014 Membership Drive

    By David.Derks on September 15, 2014
    This week, in anticipation of the Annie Award season, our annual membership drive commences. In fact, you may have received a note from us during the last week or two, 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 […]
  • Join a Crazy Quest for Sanity! “Rocks In My Pockets”… A Funny Film about Depression

    By David.Derks on September 3, 2014
    Signe Baumane’s new feature film,”Rocks In My Pockets” will screen in LA at Laemmle Royal September 12th through the 18th, with a free (no reservations: first come, first served) sneak preview at the Cinefamily on September 10th. This much lauded independent animated feature employs a very rare animation technique, using stop motion backgrounds with 2D hand drawn animation to tell […]
  • Disney and ASIFA-Hollywood Screening of Planes: Fire & Rescue

    By David.Derks on July 14, 2014
    Disney and ASIFA-Hollywood cordially invite you and your family (up to three guests) to a 3-D screening of Planes: Fire & Rescue Saturday, July 19, 11:00 am The Pacific Design Center (PDC) SilverScreen Theater 8687 Melrose Ave. West Hollywood, CA 90069 Running time: 83 minutes. Screened in 3-D. Rating: PG Members of ASIFA-Hollywood will receive information via email on how […]
  • Job Hunting Workshop Planned by Conduit Seminars

    By David.Derks on June 28, 2014
    Today’s fast paced technology and global marketplace have changed the rules of job-hunting. Where do you start? How do you keep from being overwhelmed? With a total of over 40 years of creative team-building experience, Debra Blanchard Knight and Pam Hogarth, with their proven collection of modern tactics, job-search tools and key insights would like to help you: · Put […]
  • Workshop at the Center Stage Gallery: Storyboarding and Film Analysis with Steve Hickner

    By David.Derks on June 13, 2014
    The construction of a motion picture uses filmmaking “grammar” in the same way that a book relies on written grammar. In this intensive, fast-track talk, Steve Hickner covers basic and advanced filmmaking principles and techniques that will help any artist improve their work. From step one fundamentals like aspect ratios to more complex techniques to help focus the audience’s eye, […]
  • Members Are Invited To Vote For Their Favorite Films Of All Time

    By David.Derks on June 4, 2014
    The Hollywood Reporter invites ASIFA Hollywood members to vote on its first list of the best movies of all time, which will be published in the June 25 triple summer issue. Each voter may choose up to 25 movies. Just click on the link below to the easy-to-use ballot:
  • New Officers for ASIFA-Hollywood

    By David.Derks on June 4, 2014
    Last week the year’s slate of ASIFA-Hollywood officers was chosen by our chapter’s executive board. Officers are President, Jerry Beck, Vice President, David Derks, Secretary, Bill Turner and Treasurer, Jeff Wike. Frank Gladstone, having been appointed to the position of Executive Director, will continue to oversee day-to-day operations. Congratulations to all! For a complete list of the board of directors, […]