Posts tagged with ‘Special Event’

  • The American Cinematheque Presents Classic Animation On the Big Screen

    By David.Derks on August 26, 2018
    Friday, August 31 – 7:30 PM 50th Anniversary! YELLOW SUBMARINE 1968, Abramorama, 85 min. Dir. George Dunning Once upon a time, or maybe twice, there was an unearthly paradise called Pepperland, a place where happiness and music reigned supreme. But all was threatened when the terrible Blue Meanies declared war and sent in their army to destroy all that was […]
  • Going to the Anime Expo? We’ll See You There!

    By David.Derks on June 24, 2018
    This will be ASIFA-Hollywood’s first year at the Anime Expo. Visit with us in the Annex section, booth 12. We’ll also be sponsoring two panels. The State of the Industry: A Retrospective on Isao Takahata. Moderated by Charles Solomon with special guests discussing the life and legacy of the famed Japanese film director, screenwriter, producer and co-founder of Studio Ghibli. […]
  • The American Cinematheque Presents Stop Motion Masterpieces by Jiří Trnka

    By David.Derks on May 11, 2018
    Jiří Trnka and Miloš Makovec’s adaptation of The Emperor’s Nightingale (1948), a classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale about a Chinese emperor entranced by the song of a mechanical nightingale is an enchanting animated jewel box awash in hallucinatory storybook imagery. Program includes the animated shorts The Two Frosts (1954, 12 min. Dir. Jiří Trnka) and Song of the Prairie […]
  • The Third Annual GLAS Animation Festival Update

    By David.Derks on February 19, 2018
    GLAS Animation Festival 2018 Signal Film from GLAS Animation on Vimeo. Keep an eye out in the coming weeks where we will announce the official selections, workshops, panels, installations, and special programs for the GLAS Animation Festival 2018. In the meantime, pick up your passes here. More information about special guests is available on the official website. GLAS offers special […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood’s General Membership Meeting set for March 13

    By David.Derks on February 19, 2018
    Set your calendars for our Annual ASIFA-Hollywood General Membership meeting. Join us for dinner and be part of our ongoing progress. Learn about our community activities, Animation Educators Forum, scholarships, film restoration efforts, Animation Aid Foundation, current financials, Annie Awards and our Animation Academy building initiative. Dinner and an informal and entertaining program will be included. Tuesday, March 13 6:30 […]
  • American Cinematheque’s Studio Ghibli Tribute

    By David.Derks on February 11, 2018
    Seven years after the Cinematheque first brought these anime favorites to our theaters, their assorted heroes, heroines and mystical creatures continue to weave their spell. Join us for some of Studio Ghibli’s greatest masterpieces presented on the big screen in 35mm, including Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke, My Neighbor Totoro, Porco Rosso, Whisper of the Heart and Kiki’s Delivery Service. Series […]
  • Afternoon of Remembrance On Saturday, February 10

    By David.Derks on January 22, 2018
    On Saturday, February 10, the animation community’s annual Afternoon of Remembrance, honoring all of the members of our community who passed in 2017, will be held at the Animation Guild. Doors open at noon for refreshments, Memorials start at 1pm. No need to RSVP. Everyone is welcome. ASIFA-Hollywood, Woman In Animation and the Animation Guild will co-sponsor this event. Afternoon […]
  • Join the Alex Film Society, Jerry Beck and Frank Gladstone for the Greatest Cartoons Ever!

    By David.Derks on December 23, 2017
    Giggle along with Mickey Mouse, Superman, Popeye, Goofy, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Donald Duck, and many more of your favorites from the crème de la crème of Toons of the Golden Age of Classic Cartoons. Animation know-it-alls Jerry Beck and director Frank Gladstone are back with brand new, classic toons the whole family can enjoy! Robin Hood Daffy (1958) – […]
  • Special Screening of Dear Basketball

    By David.Derks on October 25, 2017
    Members of ASIFA and a guest (ASIFA Member +1) are invited to a special Screening of Glen Keane’s New Short, DEAR BASKETBALL Based on Kobe Bryant’s poetic tribute to his love of the game, the film, with music by John Williams, will be followed by a discussion of the production and a Q&A with Kobe and Glen. Monday, November 6 […]
  • VIP Tickets On Sale for the 45th Annie Awards

    By David.Derks on October 17, 2017
    BURBANK, Calif. (October 17, 2017) – The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced today that VIP tickets for the 45th Annual Annie Awards™ are now on sale at annieawards.org/tickets. The 45th Annual Annie Awards™ ceremony will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at UCLA’s Royce Hall. The price of a VIP ticket admits you to the pre- and post- […]