• Women in Animation: Creating Characters

    By David.Derks on August 4, 2014
    On Wednesday, August 13th at 6:30 PM, Women in Animation presents the next event in a series of panels on professional development: Creating Characters. This event is free for all WIA members, and $25 for non-members. Six top writers, character designers, and voice actors will discuss their methods for creating characters, how their tasks and methods both overlap and differ, […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood at San Diego Comic Con

    By David.Derks on July 7, 2014
    ASIFA-Hollywood is accelerating our participation at San Diego Comic Con this year, we are producing four panels and boosting our booth activities too. THAT AGAIN? AVOIDING REPETITION IN ANIMATED FEATURES – MODERATED BY CHARLES SOLOMON In recent years, animated features have enjoyed an enormous financial success: The three top-grossing animated films of 2013 accounted for 10% of the total US […]
  • Congratulations to all Grads!

    By David.Derks on May 19, 2014
    All of us at the Animation Educators Forum wish each and everyone one of the graduating class of 2014 much success!
  • 42nd Annie Awards Key Dates Now Available

    By David.Derks on May 11, 2014
    Key dates for the 42nd Annual Annie Awards are now available online! To view them click here: Celebrating excellence in animation, The Annie Awards is ASIFA-Hollywood’s most glamorous event. Each year we dress up and get together like the other academies to honor our stars. For more information on the Award and it’s legacy in the history of animation […]
  • General Membership Meeting This Thursday, May 15

    By David.Derks on May 11, 2014
    The annual ASIFA-Hollywood General Membership Meeting is scheduled for this Thursday, May 15th, 2014. Reception will be at 6:30, with the meeting beginning at 7:00. Discussion will include nomination and re-election of board members, report on the past year’s activities, including the Annies, and this year’s initiatives. A presentation of shorts from the legendary Halas and Batchelor animation studios will […]
  • Team WIA at the EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women

    By David.Derks on May 8, 2014
    The EIF/Revlon walk is this Saturday, May 10th, and the WIA (Women in Animation)  team is still taking donations. If you’d like to support their team please follow the links below to contribute to this wonderful cause. The nationally acclaimed Entertainment Industry Foundation Revlon Run/Walk for Women has touched the lives of millions of people through increased awareness, education, research, […]
  • 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 […]
  • Women in #Animation at the EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women

    By David.Derks on March 25, 2014
    Women in Animation will be participating in the Annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women on Saturday, May 10 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum at Exposition Park. An inspiring and motivating day, from the confetti start to the emotional crossing of the finish line! Women in Animation will run/walk to raise funds for ground breaking research, provide diagnostic services, and […]
  • @OnePlusHub Event with Women in Animation

    By David.Derks on March 21, 2014
    One Plus Hub and Women in Animation are joining forces to provide an evening of connecting and fun! Guys are invited too! Join us to meet executives from all walks of animation–from production and distribution to marketing and development–and from leading studios, including DreamWorks Animation, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Disney Television Animation, Technicolor, Mattel and others. Special Guests Include: Marge […]
  • 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 […]