Posts tagged with ‘members’

  • #Spring Forward: Daylight Savings Time This Sunday

    By David.Derks on March 7, 2014
    Daylight Saving Time, otherwise known as when we “Spring Ahead,” begins at 2 a.m. on Sunday March 9th, 2014. Most clocks, such as those on cell phones and computers will update automatically overnight, moving forward from 2am to 3am. But other household clocks such as those on alarm clocks, microwaves, stoves and car radios have to be manually updated. For […]
  • Throwback Thursday #TBT: #ASIFA-Hollywood at Comic Con

    By David.Derks on March 6, 2014
    Back in 2004, ASIFA-Hollywood attended the 2004 San Diego Comic Con and presented many panels. Jerry Beck was there and presented his ever popular Worst Cartoons Ever screening. It was hard to believe that so many people knew the words to “Mighty Mr. Titan,” which has become a perennial favorite for conventioneers. Bob Miller presented the State of the Animation […]
  • CTN #Workshops for Storytellers and #Animation Rock Stars

    By David.Derks on March 4, 2014
    CTN will be hosting the following workshops at Center Stage Gallery later this month: The 5 Keystones to Great Screenwriting: As a follow up to the standing room only “Writing for Animation” workshop at the CTN Expo in November 2013, award-winning writer Rob Edwards (Disney’s Academy Award nominated THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG and TREASURE PLANET) will be taking this […]
  • Were You #Nominated For An #Annie Award This Year?

    By David.Derks on March 3, 2014
    All nominees of the 41st Annie Awards are eligible to receive a nomination certificate. If you were nominated, either as an individual or as part of a team, and would like to receive your nomination certificate, please go to and fill out a nomination certificate. Certificates will be printed after the close of deadline on March 31. Your certificate […]
  • #Oscar Nominees for #Animated Short Subject Showcased for #ASIFA Membership

    By David.Derks on February 26, 2014
    Acme Filmworks and AWN presented the 2014 #Oscar® Showcase of 86th Academy Award® Nominated Best Animated Short Films, proudly sponsored by ASIFA-Hollywood and was presented in the Ray Harryhausen Theater at Sony Pictures Animation. The screening included the following shorts: Feral, Get a Horse!, Mr Hublot, Possessions, and Room on the Broom. After the screening, a Q&A, moderated by Ron […]
  • #AnnieAwards Red Carpet and After Party

    By David.Derks on February 26, 2014
    On the red carpet at the Annie Awards, you’ll find more characters there than on the screen. From directors to voice actors, it seemed like everyone from toon town was in the house. Walt Disney Animation’s ‘Frozen’ took top honors as Best Animated Feature at the 41st Annual Annie Awards held Saturday, February 1 at UCLA’s Royce Hall. The Best […]
  • 2014 Oscar Showcase Tour

    By David.Derks on February 18, 2014
    Acme Filmworks and AWN present the 2014 Oscar® Showcase of 86th Academy Award® Nominated Best Animated Short Films, proudly sponsored by ASIFA-Hollywood. Some of the nominees will be in attendance, Q&A moderated by Ron Diamond will follow the screening. You won’t want to miss it! Members of ASIFA will receive instruction on how to register for the event via email. […]
  • #Afternoon of Remembrance #ASIFA

    By David.Derks on February 11, 2014
    On Sunday, February 23, the Animation Community will come together for the 20th edition of THE AFTERNOON OF REMEMBRANCE The Animation Guild 1105 N. Hollywood Way in Burbank February 23rd Sunday beginning at 1pm. It’s our annual non-denominational celebration of all our friends who passed away the previous year. Refreshments will be served. In Memoriam 2013 1. Gerry Anderson (Creator […]
  • Annie Awards This Saturday Night!

    By David.Derks on January 28, 2014
    Patrick Warburton is set to host the animation industry’s most prestigious night — the 41st Annual Annie Awards — on Saturday, February 1 at UCLA’s Royce Hall. Joining him on stage will be a lively mix of animation luminaries, celebrity presenters and comedic talent including actors Mariska Hargitay, Cloris Leachman, Ariel Winter, Josh Gad and director Rob Minkoff. Also assisting […]
  • Last Day to Vote for the #AnnieAwards. Deadline is Midnight tonight!

    By David.Derks on January 20, 2014
    If you are a pro-member who has qualified to vote for the Annie Awards, January 20th is your last day to vote for this years nominees. Even if you have not voted yet, we have continued to streamline the voting process, which will allow you to complete your ballot in time. All qualified voters will be able to vote in […]