Posts tagged with ‘members’

  • 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 […]
  • Discount on Annual Membership for Associate Members at The ACME Network

    By David.Derks on October 9, 2012
    The ACME Network has opened its award-winning non-profit online mentoring program, ACME Animation, to individuals. It now cordially extends a 15% discount on its annual membership to ASIFA-Hollywood’s associate members (students and non-pros), normally priced at $300. Members will have access to ACME’s online animation tutorials, its video library of pro tips and tricks, the community of peer mentors, and […]
  • Junkyard: Screening at DreamWorks Animation

    By David.Derks on October 3, 2012
    You and up to 3 guests are invited to a very special screening of Junkyard, the Grand Prize winner at the Ottowa Animation Festival, and the official Dutch selection for the Oscars in the "Best Animated Shorts" category.
  • The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) in association with ASIFA-Hollywood and Woodbury University Invites You to a Screening of its Latest Productions

    By David.Derks on October 1, 2012
    World-renowned illustrator MICHÈLE LEMIEUX presents “Here and the Great Elsewhere” (2012), made in the pinscreen technique, first invented by Alexandre Alexeieff in the 1930s. Besides presenting her latest film, Lemieux will demonstrate the intriguing and mysterious pinscreen. If you’ve never seen a pinscreen animation, here is a rare opportunity to be astounded! Winner of the Annecy Cristal for “Tragic Story […]
  • Two Special Screenings of Disney’s FRANKENWEENIE

    By David.Derks on September 26, 2012
    Members of ASIFA are invited to attend one of two very special screenings of Disney’s FRANKENWEENIE. Please note these screenings are for ASIFA-Hollywood members and their guests ONLY. RSVPs from non-ASIFA members will not be accepted.           Screening 1: ASIFA Members and One Guest Are Invited to a Special Pre-release Screening of Disney’s FRANKENWEENIE Thursday, October 4th WGA Theater […]
  • Screening: Ice Age: Continental Drift

    By David.Derks on September 23, 2012
    You and up to 3 guests are invited to attend a Screening of Twentieth Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios’ ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT In 3D! Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 7:30 PM WGA Theatre 135 South Doheny Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90211 *Parking will be provided Please R.S.V.P. to Fox.Awards@fox.com  
  • Annie Awards: Some Questions About Teams

    By David.Derks on September 21, 2012
    This year, we’ve instituted the possibility of nominating teams of creators in many more of our Annie categories. We did this because 1) for many production pipelines, the creation of animation has become more collaborative and team based over the years and 2) our Annie members, both studio groups and individuals have asked for this. It is important to note […]
  • 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 […]
  • Annie Awards Call For Entries Video Portal is Now Open!

    By David.Derks on September 16, 2012
    The call for entries for the 40th Annual Annie awards continues. We are featuring a new, more direct and entirely online platform this year. Step by step instructions are located here: https://submissions.annieawards.org/files/How-To-Create-And-Upload-Your-40th-Annies-Submission.pdf. The film/video upload engine is now on-line. All materials, forms, and video can be submitted from now until our entries deadline, midnight, October 21, 2012. If you’ve any […]
  • Screening of Hotel Transylvania

    By David.Derks on September 16, 2012
    You and up to three guests are invited to a special screening of Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania! Saturday, September 29, 2012 10:30 am Chinese 6 Theater 6801 Hollywood Blvd. Suite 335, Hollywood, CA 90028 A Q&A will follow with Director Genndy Tartakovsky, Producer Michelle Murdocca, VFX Supervisor Daniel Kramer, and Supervising Animator Bill Haller. Please RSVP to rsvp2@spanimation.com with […]