Call for Queer Film 2019

Posted by on Jan 10, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Call for Queer Film 2019

Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, Transgenders, Queers, Asexuals, Intersex, Questioning, even Demisexuals… they all make films too! It’s time for the 3rd “Queer Animation” show!    Our first show was such a success (read more), we are looking for new films to showcase at our annual screening in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and with our partner FlameCon.  Tristian Goik is putting together an […]

Isle of Dogs Masterclass with Andy Gent

Posted by on Nov 20, 2018 in ASIFA Events | No Comments
Isle of Dogs Masterclass with Andy Gent

When I arrived 20 minutes early to the Stop Motion Animation Masterclass with Andy Gent at Pratt Institute, every seat was already occupied by an eager animation student or professional, and more were already lining the walls. As Andy himself later emphasized, stop motion animation is definitely having a moment of popularity.   Amongst the […]

After School Special 2018: SVA’s Alumni Film & Animation Festival

Posted by on Aug 31, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments
After School Special 2018: SVA’s Alumni Film & Animation Festival

After School Special 2018: SVA’s Alumni Film & Animation Festival Sunday, September 09, 2018 –  Sunday, September 16, 2018 Event hosted by: School of Visual Arts Reserve Tickets SVA’s 2018 Alumni Film & Animation Festival Featuring some of School of Visual Arts’ most accomplished film, television, animation, and visual effects alumni, this week-long festival will include screenings, premieres […]

Queer Animation 2018

Posted by on Jun 23, 2018 in ASIFA Events | No Comments
Queer Animation 2018

Wow our 2nd Pride month screening of Queer films was another success!  Thank you to everyone for coming, the great guys at Metropolitan Bar, our filmmakers, including the animators who were able to make it to the show Amy Xu, K Kypers, Christi Bertlesen and Kim Yaged (and anyone else I might have missed)!  An emotional […]

The 49th Annual ASIFA East Awards

Posted by on May 21, 2018 in ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival | No Comments
The 49th Annual ASIFA East Awards

Here are the winners for The 49th Annual ASIFA East Animation Awards 2018! More information and photos to come!  Best In Show OBON Andre Hörmann and Anna Bergmann – Hörmann/Vizion ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Student Films – First Place If You Fall Tisha Deb Pillai Student Films – Second Place TIE 8:00 PM Kallen […]

The Virtual Reality Junior Experience

Posted by on Mar 8, 2018 in Member Perks, Uncategorized | No Comments
The Virtual Reality Junior Experience

“Emotion, is the greatest special effect… it’s free and hard to do.” At least that’s what Jorge Gutiérrez says, the director of Son of Jaguar, a new Virtual Reality short for Google Spotlight Story. The character designer, a Golden Globe nominee for The Book of Life, was one of several animators on hand to discuss […]

Experimental 1970s–80s American Animation February 2–4

Posted by on Jan 24, 2018 in Industry Events | No Comments
Experimental 1970s–80s American Animation February 2–4

A spectacular series of five programs of iconic experimental animated films is set to unspool February 2–4 at the Quad Cinema. If you already know these films, you’ll want to enjoy the chance to see these films on the big screen—as they were meant to be seen (projected in a mix of DCP and film […]

Animation Senior Computer/Network Technician

Posted by on Jan 23, 2018 in Job Board | No Comments
Animation Senior Computer/Network Technician

Tisch School of the Arts at NYU is looking for an Animation Senior Computer/Network Technician. This position monitors daily 2D and 3D animation computer lab activities to ensure provision of general lab services. Set up and install hardware and specialized animation software such as Maya and Nuke in labs, classrooms and production facilities including multimedia […]

The Yellow Submarine Immersive Experience

Posted by on Nov 8, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments
The Yellow Submarine Immersive Experience

I read the feed today oh boy / About a Little Cinema who made the show And though the news was rather rad / Well I just had to go / I saw the invitation. We drank our whiskey in the dark / We didn’t notice that our seats had changed A crowd of people […]

Animated Films by Artists Of Color

Posted by on Oct 10, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Animated Films by Artists Of Color

ASIFA East is taking submissions for our Animated Film by Artists of Color. Curated by Carrie Hawks (Filmmaker) and Pilar Newton (Filmmaker & Animation Professor)  This is a one time screening and no admissions will be charged. The program will not be screened elsewhere unless permissions is granted by the filmmakers at a later date.  SUBMIT […]