Special Events

  • ASIFA-Hollywood and CTN Animation eXpo 2017

    By David.Derks on November 25, 2017
    Did You See ASIFA-Hollywood at the CTN Animation eXpo? We were there! Our Booth was busy, with people stopping by to say hello and many signing up for memberships. ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum also sponsored a terrific Birds Of A Feather event, featuring a lively discussion, “How Best to Prepare Students for an Animation Career” dealing with a core animation […]
  • The ANIMATION IS FILM Festival Begins This Weekend

    By David.Derks on October 19, 2017
    ASIFA-Hollywood is partnering with the ANIMATION IS FILM festival to make discounted tickets available to our members (and any members of other ASIFA chapters) for a great line up of films and events! ANIMATION IS FILM is a major animation festival taking place October 20-22, 2017 at the historic Mann’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood. This is an official ASIFA-Hollywood sanctioned […]
  • UCLA and the Hammer Museum Present a Free Screening of DUCK SOUP

    By David.Derks on September 18, 2017
    When the tiny nation of Freedonia goes bankrupt, its wealthy benefactor, Mrs. Teasdale (Margaret Dumont), insists that the wacky Rufus T. Firefly (Groucho Marx) become the country’s president. The neighboring country of Sylvania sends two spies—Pinky (Harpo Marx) and Chicolini (Chico Marx)—to set the stage for a revolution. Filled with genius gags and physical comedy, this satirical romp represents classic […]
  • ANIMATION IS FILM Festival Discounted Tickets for ASIFA Members Available for Pre-Sale Now!

    By David.Derks on September 18, 2017
    ASIFA-Hollywood is partnering with the new ANIMATION IS FILM festival to make discounted tickets available to our members today, before they go on sale to the public! ANIMATION IS FILM is a major animation festival taking place October 20-22, 2017 at the historic Mann’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood. The Festival will present a highly selective showcase of the best animated […]
  • GLAS Presents Sensual Animation

    By David.Derks on July 18, 2017
    Animation is a flexible space for the expression of id, taboo, fantasy and pleasure. Libidinal expression has pulsed throughout the history of animation and these films continue the pursuit to scratch that itch. Join us for this special screening, enjoy some drinks, and get to know the GLAS crew. Thursday, July 27 Doors open at 7:30 Screening starts at 8:30 […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood at San Diego Comic-Con 2017

    By David.Derks on June 27, 2017
    ASIFA-Hollywood is going to be at San Diego Comic-Con next month and we want to see you there! Be sure to visit our booth at space 1534 and say hello to us! We will also be hosting two panels this year, which will include moderators Tom Sito and Jerry Beck. Friday, July 21 – 5:00pm – 6:00pm ASIFA-Hollywood Presents: The […]
  • Classic Animated Shorts from Paramount with Jerry Beck and Frank Gladstone

    By David.Derks on May 13, 2017
    Video from the 2017 UCLA Festival of Preservation Event: “Classic Animated Shorts from Paramount” screening at the Billy Wilder Theater. UCLA Film & Television Archive head of preservation Scott MacQueen, ASIFA-Hollywood president Jerry Beck and executive director Frank Gladstone discuss the animated shorts RAGGEDY ANN AND ANDY, THE RAVEN and DINAH, recently restored with funds provided by ASIFA-Hollywood in collaboration with the Archive. Video […]
  • Careers in Animation Panel in San Francisco

    By David.Derks on April 29, 2017
    For our ASIFA San Francisco Members, there is a panel on CAREERS IN ANIMATION tomorrow, April 30 that is being hosted by the SFSU Cinema Department. Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2 PM San Francisco State University Fine Arts Building 10 Coppola Theatre (FA101) 600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco, CA 94132 Free! Public Invited Panelists will include: Don Allen Motion graphics […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood at WonderCon 2017

    By David.Derks on March 11, 2017
    WonderCon returns to the Anaheim Convention Center the weekend of March 31 through April 2, and ASIFA-Hollywood will be there! Join us for this amazing convention filled with all the things you love: comics, movies, TV, animation, books and authors, action figures and collectibles, the Masquerade, anime screenings, portfolio review and games! Where We’ll Be Located We’ll be in space […]
  • UCLA Film and Television Archive’s Recently Preserved Classic Animated Shorts

    By David.Derks on February 20, 2017
    Including Films Funded by ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Preservation Program! March 11, 7:30 p.m. The Billy Wilder Theater  10899 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90024 Ticket information is available at the UCLA Film and Television Archive’s official website As part of the 2017 UCLA Festival of Preservation, the UCLA Film & Television Archive is pleased to present this selection of new and recent restorations of […]