Posts tagged with ‘screening’

  • Members Screening of DreamWorks’ Captain Underpants

    By David.Derks on May 26, 2017
    DreamWorks Animation Invites You and Your Family (ASIFA member +3) to a Special Screening of Captain Underpants DreamWorks Animation brings us the long-awaited global movie event, CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE. This raucously subversive comedy for the entire family tells the story of two overly imaginative pranksters, George and Harold, who hypnotize their middle school principal into thinking he’s […]
  • The American Cinematheque has Bugs!

    By David.Derks on April 5, 2017
    Bugs Bunny Cartoons Classics – Family Matinee! The Aero Theatre – Sunday, April 16 at 2:00 PM 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, 90403 (Warner Bros. 90 min.) It’s rabbit season! Celebrate spring with a thoroughly jolly, rabbit-filled family matinee of classic Warner Bros. cartoons. Free Easter candy for all the kids in attendance! For all American Cinematheque Screenings, ASIFA Hollywood discounts will apply if you present […]
  • Members Screening of Smurfs: The Lost Village

    By David.Derks on March 19, 2017
    Sony Pictures Animation Invites You and Your Family (Member +3) to an Exclusive Screening of Smurfs: The Lost Village. A Q&A with director Kelly Asbury, character designer Patrick Mate, animation supervisor Alan Hawkins and CG supervisor Mike Ford will directly follow the screening. In this fresh new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her best friends Brainy, Clumsy and […]
  • For Our East Coast Members: The Phantasmagorical Worlds of Steven Woloshen

    By David.Derks on March 19, 2017
    Montreal-based independent filmmaker Steven Woloshen has been passionately creating cameraless, handmade abstract films and time-based installations for more than thirty years. Discussion with Steven Woloshen will follow the screening. Friday, April 7 7:30 p.m. Dryden Theatre at the George Eastman Museum 900 East Avenue Rochester, New York 14607
  • New York Members Screening of Boss Baby

    By David.Derks on March 16, 2017
    DreamWorks and 20th Century Fox Invite You and a Guest (ASIFA Member +1) to a Special Screening of Boss Baby Followed by a Q&A with Director Tom McGrath and Producer Ramsey Naito, moderated by NYU Tisch School of the Arts’ Professor John Canemaker DreamWorks Animation, director Tom McGrath and producer Ramsey Naito invite you to meet a most unusual baby. […]
  • From the UCLA Archives “Family Flicks” Series, a Free Screening of Hayao Miyazaki’s SPIRITED AWAY

    By David.Derks on March 15, 2017
    From Studio Ghibli, Miyazaki’s whimsical tale of Chihiro, a courageous girl who uses her wits to escape a strange world of spirits. Sunday, April 23rd at 11:00 a.m. The Billy Wilder Theater 10899 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90024 Spirited Away is a 2001 anime fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli. The film […]
  • Ghost in the Shell at the American Cinematheque

    By David.Derks on February 27, 2017
    In the near future, a sentient computer program, Project 2501, tries to control the cyber and human worlds. Standing in its way is kick-ass, super-sexy cyborg cop Major Motoko Kusanagi and her team at Section 9. (In Japanese with English subtitles.) Director Mamoru Oshii’s Anime masterpiece!  GHOST IN THE SHELL American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Thursday, March 2 7:30 p.m. 6712 […]
  • Reception and Special Preview Screening of Imaginary Mary

    By David.Derks on February 27, 2017
    Imaginary Mary is a live action/CGI hybrid comedy premiering Wednesday, March 29th on ABC. Join us at Sony Pictures Television for an exclusive screening of the pilot episode followed by a Q&A with Academy and Annie Award winning animator and executive producer Patrick Osborne and Golden Globe winning actress Jenna Elfman. Imaginary Mary follows Alice (Jenna Elfman), a busy executive in love with a divorced […]
  • Animation at the American Cinematheque

    By David.Derks on February 11, 2017
    MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO Tuesday, February 14, 2017 – 7:30 PM EGYPTIAN THEATRE 6712 Hollywood Blvd., LA 90028  Spend Valentine’s Day with Totoro! Hayao Miyazaki’s animated classic follows young sisters Satsuki and Mei, who move with their father into a new house near a vast forest. Discovering wondrous forest spirits, they also encounter Totoro, a giant, lumbering bunny-esque creature. TITMOUSE 5 Second Animation […]
  • Great Animation Events at the Cinematheque!

    By David.Derks on December 22, 2016
    At the EGYPTIAN THEATRE SPIRITED AWAY (2001, Studio Ghibli, 125 min.) Directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Iconic anime feature and a office smash in Japan and world-wide. Wandering through an abandoned carnival site, 10-year-old Chichiro is separated from her parents and stumbles into a dreamlike spirit world, where she is put to work in a bathhouse for the gods. Friday, January […]