Posts tagged with ‘film festival’

  • The Platform International Animation Festival is Back!

    By David.Derks on October 11, 2012
    The festival will include screenings of: Best of Annecy shorts and graduation films including many US premiers, an archival screening of films by surrealistic stop-motion pioneer Ladislas Starewitch; a special preview screening of Walt Disney Studios new short film Paperman, and, in his first visit to the US since 1990, anime legend Katsuhiro Otomo, presenting his new film, Combustable. This […]
  • Celebrate the Joy of 100 Years of Chuck Jones

    By David.Derks on September 19, 2012
    The Chuck Jones Centennial Celebration Film Festival will be an evening devoted to honoring the artist who brought to life such famous cartoon characters as Wile E. Coyote, Road Runner, Pepé le Pew, Marvin the Martian, and Marc Anthony. Hosted by the family of Chuck Jones, the evening will include reminiscences from noted artists whose careers and lives have been […]
  • Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs: Third Presentation of SPA’s 10th Anniversary Series

    By David.Derks on September 13, 2012
    In celebration of Sony Picture Animation’s 10th anniversary, you and up to three guests are invited to a screening of Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs. Thursday, September 20, 2012 7:00 pm Refreshments, 7:30 pm Screening Sony Pictures Animation Campus 9050 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232 With a Q&A featuring Director Chris Miller, Director Phil Lord, Producer Pam […]
  • Surf’s Up: Second Presentation of SPA’s 10th Anniversary Series

    By David.Derks on September 6, 2012
    In celebration of Sony Picture Animation’s 10th anniversary, you and one guest are invited to a screening of Surf’s Up. Q&A with Directors Ash Brown and Chris Buck, Producer Chris Jenkins, VFX Supervisor Rob Bredow, and Visual Development Artist Armand Serrano. Moderated by Charles Solomon. Fun giveaways too! For more information on the SPA 10th anniversary restrospective film series click here   […]
  • Open Season: First Presentation of SPA’s 10th Anniversary Series

    By David.Derks on August 29, 2012
    In celebration of Sony Picture Animation’s 10th anniversary, you and one guest are invited to a screening of Open Season. Open Season was the first film in the studios’ decade-long history. Amongst the rarities of the evening will be a presentation of the Oscar®-winning short, The Chubbchubbs, along with a panel discussion amongst Michelle Murdocca (producer), Steve Moore (executive producer) […]
  • Sony Pictures Animation Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    By David.Derks on August 27, 2012
    In partnership with ASIFA-Hollywood and Animation Magazine, Sony Puts a Spotlight on Its First Decade of Productions; Screenings include Filmmaker Reunions, Rare Footage and Giveaways The 10th anniversary celebration of Sony Pictures Animation (SPA) will be a five-week series of special screenings featuring SPA’s collection of animated and hybrid films. Each screening will feature filmmakers participating in Q & A […]
  • San Diego Comic Con 2012

    By David.Derks on July 1, 2012
    The San Diego Comic Con is just around the corner and ASIFA-Hollywood will be there! If you’re planning on attending the event, be sure to visit our booth on the convention floor at space number 1534. For updated information on this and other events, be sure to follow us on Twitter @ASIFAHollywood and use hashtag #asifahollywood. You can follow our […]
  • Annecy Animation Festival 2012

    By David.Derks on May 21, 2012
    The Annecy International Animation Film Festival (Festival International du Film d’Animation d’Annecy) was created in 1960 and takes place at the beginning of June in the town of Annecy, France. Initially occurring every two years, the festival became annual in 1998. It is one of the four international animated film festivals sponsored by ASIFA International. The festival is scheduled for June 4th through 9th, […]
  • 10˚ MUMIA Animation Festival

    By David.Derks on May 19, 2012
    The piece in the video below was created by Diego Akel to encourage filmmakers to submit to the MUMIA Underground World Animation Festival. The festival, which is celebrating its 10th year this fall, screens in various Brazilian cities including Belo Horizonte, Betim and Nova Lima. If you’re interested in showing your film at MUMIA, go here for submission details. Entries […]
  • Award Recipients Announced at ASIFA-East Animation Festival

    By David.Derks on May 11, 2012
    ASIFA-East handed out prizes for its 43rd annual Animation Festival. The Rauch Brothers took home the Best in Show for their 9/11-themed short John and Joe. Leonardo De Luzio’s Apt. 5A won for best student film, Karen Aqua’s Taxonomy won for best experimental film, and David B. Levy’s Turning A Corner won for best independent film. The event was held […]