• Walt Disney Animation Studios Invites you and up to three guests for a screening of WRECK-IT RALPH

    By David.Derks on October 25, 2012
    Please note this event is sold out! WRECK-IT RALPH in 3D Saturday, November 3rd Pacific Design Center – SilverScreen Theater WRECK-IT RALPH at PDC 8687 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90069 Free parking in PDC parking structure (entrance off Melrose Ave) 11:00 am screening, Q&A to immediately follow **WDAS short PAPERMAN will precede the film   The Q&A will include […]
  • Tickets for the 40th Annual Annie Awards on Sale Now!

    By David.Derks on October 15, 2012
    Tickets for the 40th Annual Annie Awards go on sale Monday, October 15, 2012. Advanced VIP tickets are $150 for ASIFA-Hollywood members now through December 31, 2012 and will be $200 starting January 1, 2013. Non-members of ASIFA-Hollywood can purchase a VIP ticket for $250. General Admission tickets are $30 and admit you to the Annie Awards Ceremony ONLY and […]
  • 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.
  • RKO/Howard Hughes Poster Sale and Auction

    By David.Derks on September 26, 2012
    For one night only, but a piece of Hollywood history to benefit the Los Angeles foster youth! Hundreds of posters, lobby cards, stills and memorabilia from Howard Hughes/RKO movioes will be sold. All sales from this event go to the Youth Opportunities United, a California non-profit, which has provided scholarships, arts education, and support to Los Angeles County foster youth […]
  • 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 […]
  • Happy Birthday June Foray!

    By David.Derks on September 19, 2012
    The first lady of animation celebrates her birthday today, September 18. She’s a living legend, one of the hardest working people in the business and continues to bring respect and recognition to the animation field. From all of us here at ASIFA-Hollywood, we wish June a VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
  • 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: 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 […]
  • Annie Awards Call for Nomination Judges Commences

    By David.Derks on September 10, 2012
    Beginning today and extending to September 21, ASIFA-Hollywood is conducting the 40th Annual Annie Award Call for nominating committee judges. If you are interested in being a committee judge, please fill out and submit the application you will find by clicking here. If you filled out a submission form last year, there is no need to submit another, as you […]