Posts tagged with ‘AMPAS’

  • 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 […]
  • The Thief and the Cobbler Premieres at #AMPAS

    By David.Derks on December 13, 2013
    On Tuesday, December 10, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) hosted the first public screening of Richard Williams’s original version of The Thief and the Cobbler. Richard Williams returned to Los Angeles from the U.K. to present The Thief and the Cobbler, which has been newly reconstructed from his original workprint from May 13, 1992. The lavish […]