Posts tagged with ‘film festival’

  • You and your family are invited to attend screenings at Disney Studios

    By David.Derks on November 21, 2012
    Saturday, November 24 at 10:30am (FRANKENWEENIE), 12:30pm (WRECK-IT RALPH), and 3:00pm (BRAVE) Main Theater at Walt Disney Studios 500 S. Buena Vista Street Burbank, CA 91505 **Please note snacks and light fare will be served between the screenings** RSVP online at Or by email to For additional information or assistance, please visit or call the Disney Awards […]
  • The 14th Annual Animation Show of Shows

    By David.Derks on October 15, 2012
    The Animation Show of Shows is a traveling selection of the year’s best animated short films, curated and presented by Acme Filmworks’ founder Ron Diamond. This year’s films include are John Kahrs Disney short PAPERMAN (USA), Till Nowak’s hysterical THE BRAIN CENTRIFUGE PROJECT (Germany), Michele Lemieux’s NFB pinscreen masterpiece HERE AND THE GREAT ELSEWHERE (Canada), Pixar’s Carlo Vogele’s independent fish […]
  • The Platform International Animation Festival is Back!

    By David.Derks on October 11, 2012
    The festival will include screenings of: Best of Annecy shorts and graduation films including many US premiers, an archival screening of films by surrealistic stop-motion pioneer Ladislas Starewitch; a special preview screening of Walt Disney Studios new short film Paperman, and, in his first visit to the US since 1990, anime legend Katsuhiro Otomo, presenting his new film, Combustable. This […]
  • 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 […]
  • Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs: Third Presentation of SPA’s 10th Anniversary Series

    By David.Derks on September 13, 2012
    In celebration of Sony Picture Animation’s 10th anniversary, you and up to three guests are invited to a screening of Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs. Thursday, September 20, 2012 7:00 pm Refreshments, 7:30 pm Screening Sony Pictures Animation Campus 9050 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232 With a Q&A featuring Director Chris Miller, Director Phil Lord, Producer Pam […]
  • Surf’s Up: Second Presentation of SPA’s 10th Anniversary Series

    By David.Derks on September 6, 2012
    In celebration of Sony Picture Animation’s 10th anniversary, you and one guest are invited to a screening of Surf’s Up. Q&A with Directors Ash Brown and Chris Buck, Producer Chris Jenkins, VFX Supervisor Rob Bredow, and Visual Development Artist Armand Serrano. Moderated by Charles Solomon. Fun giveaways too! For more information on the SPA 10th anniversary restrospective film series click here   […]
  • Open Season: First Presentation of SPA’s 10th Anniversary Series

    By David.Derks on August 29, 2012
    In celebration of Sony Picture Animation’s 10th anniversary, you and one guest are invited to a screening of Open Season. Open Season was the first film in the studios’ decade-long history. Amongst the rarities of the evening will be a presentation of the Oscar®-winning short, The Chubbchubbs, along with a panel discussion amongst Michelle Murdocca (producer), Steve Moore (executive producer) […]
  • Sony Pictures Animation Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    By David.Derks on August 27, 2012
    In partnership with ASIFA-Hollywood and Animation Magazine, Sony Puts a Spotlight on Its First Decade of Productions; Screenings include Filmmaker Reunions, Rare Footage and Giveaways The 10th anniversary celebration of Sony Pictures Animation (SPA) will be a five-week series of special screenings featuring SPA’s collection of animated and hybrid films. Each screening will feature filmmakers participating in Q & A […]
  • San Diego Comic Con 2012

    By David.Derks on July 1, 2012
    The San Diego Comic Con is just around the corner and ASIFA-Hollywood will be there! If you’re planning on attending the event, be sure to visit our booth on the convention floor at space number 1534. For updated information on this and other events, be sure to follow us on Twitter @ASIFAHollywood and use hashtag #asifahollywood. You can follow our […]
  • Annecy Animation Festival 2012

    By David.Derks on May 21, 2012
    The Annecy International Animation Film Festival (Festival International du Film d’Animation d’Annecy) was created in 1960 and takes place at the beginning of June in the town of Annecy, France. Initially occurring every two years, the festival became annual in 1998. It is one of the four international animated film festivals sponsored by ASIFA International. The festival is scheduled for June 4th through 9th, […]