Special Events

  • CTNx: Animation Educators Forum

    By David.Derks on November 21, 2014
    Join animation educators from around the globe as we discuss approaches to navigating the open seas of short film distribution: Birds of a Feather Discussion: Navigating the Film Festival Maelstrom 2015: What Your Students Should Know About Film Festival, Web Venues and Contests. November 22, 2014 from 10:30 ro 11:15 AM.. at CTNx 2014 in the Executive Boardroom. Burbank Marriott […]
  • 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. […]
  • Lost Your Membership Card or Don’t Have One?

    By David.Derks on October 31, 2014
    Now that we are asking for membership cards before most of our screenings and events, new members or folks who have lost their cards keep asking how they can get a replacement or temporary card. It’s easy! Simply go on line to the ASIFA-Hollywood website and click on Membership. The drop-down menu will contain a prompt for Membership Card. When […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood to Provide More Student Scholarships

    By David.Derks on October 21, 2014
    ASIFA-Hollywood recently announced plans to provide more scholarships to animation students and to allocate more funds for artists and film preservation. “While you may know ASIFA-Hollywood for its annual Annie Award ceremony, honoring the best in the animation industry, we want to spread the word about the other areas of our industry that we support,“ says ASIFA-Hollywood Executive Director, Frank […]
  • 24 Hours Student Animation Contest an Incredible Success

    By David.Derks on October 10, 2014
    This year, over 260 students participated in the 24 Hours Animation Contest for Students, having just 24 hours to produce a 30 second film from concept to completion. The five-person teams from 13 schools in the US, Canada and Australia produced a total of 53 projects. Sponsors included CTN, Disney, DreamWorks, FlipBook, Stuart Ng Books, ToonBoom, Wacom, and, of course, […]
  • 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 […]
  • The Annie Awards Again Welcomes Student Films

    By David.Derks on October 10, 2014
    This will be our third year offering an Annie for Best Student Film. To be eligible to receive this award, the film must be entirely the work of an individual student or team of students from an accredited post-secondary, degree granting program anywhere in the world, and must have been produced between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014. Faculty […]
  • Attention Pro-level Members of ASIFA

    By David.Derks on October 10, 2014
    Attention Pro-level Members: Please check your ASIFA membership profile to make sure that your current postal address is correct and complete, including zip code. If incorrect, you may not receive the screeners and other premiums sent to you.