Posts tagged with ‘members’

  • 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: http://app.snapapp.com/hollywood-reporter-100
  • 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, […]
  • KLIK! Animation Festival Delights Members of ASIFA-Hollywood

    By David.Derks on May 28, 2014
    Last Friday, members of the KLIK! Animation Festival from Amsterdam presented the very best from the 2013 edition of the event. The festival is an annual celebration of all that is animation. Held in room E-100, Woodbury University’s new state-of-the-art screening facility, the festival organizers introduced their films to a full house that included a hilarious remake of the classic […]
  • Call for Entries: 3rd Annual ASIFA-SF Spring Show

    By David.Derks on May 13, 2014
    This show will be a curated exhibit organized by the board of ASIFA-SF (San Francisco). They are accepting entries from college students, independent and professional animators.  Membership in ASIFA-SF is not required.  We prefer shorts under 9 minutes. Send us a DVD by May 18 and work selected will be listed on the event’s flyer.  If the work isn’t finished […]
  • There’s Still Time for Register Early for 2014 #CTNX

    By David.Derks on April 9, 2014
    The CTN Animation eXpo (CTNX) comes to the city of Burbank once again from Friday, November 21st through Sunday, November 23rd. Early Bird ticket pricing ends April 15th.  CTNX takes place at the Burbank Marriott Convention Center, conveniently located across the street from the Burbank Airport and Amtrak Station. Discounted parking at the hotel will be available. ASIFA members will […]
  • On the Road Again with #CTN’s Second Annual #Burbank “Road Trip” Event

    By David.Derks on April 3, 2014
    On April 19th and 20th, the Creative Talent Network, in association with the Downtown Burbank Arts Festival, is hosting another fun outdoor weekend event. The “Road Trip” will feature many members of our animation community participating in this very casual event designed for you to meet artists, buy books and artwork and have FUN!! The event will be located at […]
  • Ronald Searle in America: Exhibition at the #Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco

    By David.Derks on March 20, 2014
    The Cartoon Art Museum presents the first career retrospective of the work of famed British cartoonist and illustrator Ronald Searle in Northern California. Animator Matt Jones, Exhibition Curator and longtime manager of the Ronald Searle Tribute blog, has assembled the best of Searle’s work produced while on reportage assignment around the United States.  From Provincetown to Hawaii, Alaska to New […]
  • #Spring Forward: Daylight Savings Time This Sunday

    By David.Derks on March 7, 2014
    Daylight Saving Time, otherwise known as when we “Spring Ahead,” begins at 2 a.m. on Sunday March 9th, 2014. Most clocks, such as those on cell phones and computers will update automatically overnight, moving forward from 2am to 3am. But other household clocks such as those on alarm clocks, microwaves, stoves and car radios have to be manually updated. For […]
  • Throwback Thursday #TBT: #ASIFA-Hollywood at Comic Con

    By David.Derks on March 6, 2014
    Back in 2004, ASIFA-Hollywood attended the 2004 San Diego Comic Con and presented many panels. Jerry Beck was there and presented his ever popular Worst Cartoons Ever screening. It was hard to believe that so many people knew the words to “Mighty Mr. Titan,” which has become a perennial favorite for conventioneers. Bob Miller presented the State of the Animation […]
  • CTN #Workshops for Storytellers and #Animation Rock Stars

    By David.Derks on March 4, 2014
    CTN will be hosting the following workshops at Center Stage Gallery later this month: The 5 Keystones to Great Screenwriting: As a follow up to the standing room only “Writing for Animation” workshop at the CTN Expo in November 2013, award-winning writer Rob Edwards (Disney’s Academy Award nominated THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG and TREASURE PLANET) will be taking this […]