Posts tagged with ‘Special Event’


    By David.Derks on June 21, 2015
    Nickelodeon Studios invites members of ASIFA-Hollywood to a very special screening of their new show PIG GOAT BANANA CRICKET. Screenings will be held in New York City and Los Angeles! The screening will be followed by a Q&A with series co-creators and co-executive producers Dave Cooper and Johnny Ryan and executive producer David Sacks ASIFA Screening in New York City […]
  • Animation at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival – Part 2

    By David.Derks on May 29, 2015
    In the French city of Cannes, reporters are now packing their suitcases, stuffing their tote bags with swag they collected over the past few weeks, and rubbing their eyes after two glorious weeks at the film festival that put Cannes on the map of filmmaking. After the city empties out, they’ll have to remember why they drank so much champagne […]
  • An Evening with Lynn Dana Wilton

    By David.Derks on May 29, 2015
    Come meet Canadian animator Lynn Dana Wilton as she brings a program of shorts, including some of her own, from the Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) with whom she frequently works. Join in as she discusses the challenges of independent filmmaking in the changing cultural landscape, as well as the benefits of surviving long enough to see your favorite techniques […]
  • DreamWorks’ Netflix Original Series ‘Dragons: Race to the Edge’ and ‘Dinotrux’

    By David.Derks on May 25, 2015
    DreamWorks’ Animation Television is producing two new original series for Netflix, and invites you and one guest to a very special sneak peek of the productions, a Q&A moderated by Jerry Beck and a reception. Thursday, June 4th, 6:30pm Campanile Theater DreamWorks Animation 1000 Flower Street Glendale, CA 91201 In attendance will be Art Brown & Doug Sloan, Executive Producers, […]
  • General Membership Meeting

    By David.Derks on May 11, 2015
    This year’s annual ASIFA-Hollywood General Membership meeting that was held at the Animation Guild Center on April 30, went off without a hitch. Members started arriving at 6:30 for a dinner catered by Portos Bakery. This included sandwiches, pastries and hand-made desserts. By 7:00, ASIFA-Hollywood president Jerry Beck called the meeting to order and handed the agenda over to executive […]
  • Annecy Gets Ready for June Event

    By David.Derks on May 7, 2015
    The Annecy International Animation Film Festival (Festival International du Film d’Animation d’Annecy, abbreviated as AIAFF) was created in 1960 and is scheduled to take place June 15 through June 20 in the town of Annecy, France. Originally organized to occur every two years, the festival became an annual event in 1998. It is one of the four international animated film festivals sponsored by ASIFA International. […]
  • 14th Annual Dance Media Film Festival

    By David.Derks on April 28, 2015
    The 14th Annual Dance Camera West Media Film Festival will include A Choreography and Animation Technology, a panel discussion focusing on the relationship between Animation and Dance. The panel will be moderated by Frank Gladstone (ASIFA-Hollywood Executive Director), and will include Peggy Holmes (Disney Toon Studios) and Penney Finkelman Cox (Animation Producer & Executive). Starting with a “Brief History of […]
  • ASIFA-Hollywood’s Annual General Membership Meeting on April 30th

    By David.Derks on April 26, 2015
    Our annual General Membership meeting is scheduled for Thursday, April 30, 6:30 at the Animation Guild. At the meeting, we will go over the past year’s accomplishments, our plans for the coming year, hold elections for terming-out board members and answer all of your questions. We’ll even have time for a little fun and frivolity, including a screening of CODA, […]
  • ASIFA Members Can Receive a 10% Discount at CTN Road Trip

    By David.Derks on April 8, 2015
    The Creative Talent Network, in association with the Downtown Burbank Arts Festival, will be hosting the fun outdoor weekend event CTN Road Trip featuring artists in the local community. Held each year in Downtown Burbank, this casual event is a great opportunity to meet the artists, buy books, artwork and have fun! The free event is open to the public […]
  • Rob Edwards’ Master Class “Constructing Engaging and Dynamic Characters”

    By David.Derks on March 24, 2015
    Film and TV writer Rob Edwards (Full House, In Living Color, Roc, The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, The Princess and the Frog, Treasure Planet) brings his screenwriting expertise to the Animation Guild on Saturday, April 18th. In this Master Class, Rob will share how he and story teams create projects with dynamic and emotionally engaging characters. As a professional, […]