Posts tagged with ‘Special Event’

  • Special Event: Penn Zero Part-Time Hero

    By David.Derks on January 29, 2015
    Disney Television Animation and ASIFA Invite You to a Very Special Event Disney Penn: Zero Part-Time Hero. Meet the creators of the new Disney XD show and join in on the lively discussion! Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero is an upcoming Disney animated television series that will premiere on Disney XD. It follows Penn Zero, a boy from the suburbs who […]
  • FleischerFest This Saturday at The Steve Allen Theater!

    By David.Derks on January 22, 2015
    This Saturday, January 24, Jerry Beck will be curating FleischerFest, a celebration of the cartoons of Dave and Max Fleischer. It’s also a tribute to the animators responsible for Koko the Clown, Betty Boop, Popeye, the original Superman cartoons, the sing-along Bouncing Ball cartoons, and much more! Cartoons will be primarily projected on 16mm film (but there will be some […]
  • Greatest Cartoons Ever! Big Screen Event at the Historic Alex Theatre

    By David.Derks on December 15, 2014
    Looking for something GREAT to do on Christmas weekend? Get in touch with your own animation roots or just have fun introducing your family to some of the “Greatest Cartoons Ever!” Jerry Beck and Frank Gladstone have programmed a wonderful line up of cartoons from Hollywood’s Golden Age, when every feature film was preceded by an animated short subject. Saturday, […]
  • The CTN Animation eXpo Is Coming Up!

    By David.Derks on November 8, 2014
    The greatest gathering of animation talent on the planet comes to the City of Burbank from Friday, November 21st through Sunday, November 23rd. There is no other event where you can meet so many animation industry icons under one roof. Make contacts, learn new techniques and meet with recruiters. Register online or call today (818) 827-7138. The Annie Award winning […]
  • Actors for Autism’s AMVA Film Festival

    By David.Derks on November 8, 2014
    Actors for Autism invites you to the AMVA Film Festival that will feature amazing live action and animated films created by their very own AMVA Film and Animation students. Don’t miss this event! Date: Wednesday, November 19th Time: 6:15-9:15pm Location: Los Feliz Vintage Theaters, 1822 Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027 Admission: FREE CELEBRITY GUESTS! Actors for Autism is a […]
  • One Plus Hub Event for Six Point Harness

    By David.Derks on November 7, 2014
    Join One Plus Hub at the animation studio Six Point Harness to celebrate their new location in Echo Park, Los Angeles! 6PH will provide free beer, wine and music. Lime Truck LA will be there for anyone who brings cash and an appetite. No need to RSVP – just show up! When: Wednesday, November 12, 7pm-10pm Where: 1759 Glendale Blvd. […]
  • World Animation Summit News

    By David.Derks on October 10, 2014
    The 2014 World Animation and VFX Summits begins on November 2nd. Keynote speakers will include Director Rob Minkoff, David Steinberg, Senior Vice President of Production at World Animation Summit News Nickelodeon, and Paul Babb, CEO of Maxon. November 3rd panels will include “Feature Film Case Studies,” “Film and Legal Issues,” “Oscar Contenders” and “International Film and US Exposure” while the […]
  • 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 […]
  • John Canemaker Celebrates Winsor McCay and Walt Disney at the Academy

    By David.Derks on August 26, 2014
    Oscar and Annie winning animator, John Canemaker, will be at the Motion Picture Academy on September 13th hosting a not-to-be-missed presentation, that examines some of the art form’s most remarkable early achievements. “Animation Masters: John Canemaker Celebrates Winsor McCay and Walt Disney” will feature rare footage and art. The presentation will be in three parts: “Gertie the Dinosaur and the […]
  • Chuck Jones 102Gether: A Celebration of Collaborative Creativity

    By David.Derks on August 26, 2014
    Chuck 102-Gether is a film festival tribute to the teams that created the Golden Age of Warner Bros. cartoons. For the first time ever, the families of many of the great directors, producers, writers and more of the era will come together, including the families of Tex Avery,  Robert Clampett,  Friz Freleng, Chuck Jones, Robert McKimson, as well as Leon […]