Member Discount to NYICFF Screening of Big Hero 6

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Feature Articles, Member Perks | No Comments
Member Discount to NYICFF Screening of Big Hero 6

Our friends at the New York International Children’s Film Festival are offering ASIFA-East members discount tickets to a special advance screening of Big Hero 6.  The NYICFF puts together a ton of great programming throughout the year.  If you’re not on their email list, you should be. The discount code will go out in our […]

ASIFA-East Animation Showcase at Crazy 8

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Feature Articles, Member Perks | No Comments
ASIFA-East Animation Showcase at Crazy 8

Our member’s films were featured in an all day festival on 8th Street called the Crazy 8 Cartoon Festival. Thank you to David Hollander, The Village Alliance,  and Tristian Goik for their great work putting this together, to Arts and Crafts Beer Parlor for having us, and to all our talented members who shared their […]

NYC Animation Demo & Lecture Masterclass with Pixar Animator Michal Makarewicz

NYC Animation Demo & Lecture Masterclass with Pixar Animator Michal Makarewicz

Our friends at the Animation Collaborative in Emeryville, CA want to let the ASIFA-East animation community know about a special two-day event coming to New York City.  On December 6-7, 2014, Pixar Animator Michal Makarewicz will lead an Animation Demo and Lecture Masterclass in Manhattan.  The location is to be determined but will be accessible via […]

CRAZY 8 wants your films!

CRAZY 8 wants your films!

CRAZY 8 is a block party happening on October 18th, 2014, at 8th St. and 5th Ave in New York City, in association with Village Alliance.  ASIFA-East has been invited to screen their member’s work as part of the festivities.  The show will be free and open to the public!  CRAZY 8 will also have special art exhibits, food, cocktails, pop-up […]

Figure Drawing Returns September 4th, 2014

Figure Drawing Returns September 4th, 2014

Figure Drawing with ASIFA-East at The Productive is on summer hiatus. Weekly Thursday drawing sessions will return on September 4th, 2014. Enjoy the rest of your summer!!

Rooftop Films Festival: Welcome to Summer!

Rooftop Films Festival: Welcome to Summer!

Warm weather has finally come to New York City and that means the Rooftop Film Festival is in full swing!  This wonderful festival shows outdoor films all summer long throughout New York City.  Many of these include animated shorts and amazing independent productions, both short form and feature length.  Upcoming animated programs include a night […]

ASIFA-East Festival: Commissioned Films and Music Videos

Posted by on Mar 16, 2014 in Feature Articles, Member Perks | No Comments
ASIFA-East Festival: Commissioned Films and Music Videos

On March 11th, 2014,  members of ASIFA-East, students, and animation industry professionals gathered in Room 502 of the School of Visual Arts for a screening of animated films and music videos.  This evening marked the beginning of the 45th Annual ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival.  These films were being judged by the attending ASIFA-East members, along […]

45th Annual ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival

45th Annual ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival

Thanks to everyone who entered the 2014 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival!  Please join us this March as we present screenings nights in the following categories: Student, Commissioned, Music Video, and Independent (including Experimental).  Screenings are free and open to all.  As an ASIFA-East member, you are invited and strongly encouraged to take part in our […]

New York International Children’s Film Festival 3/7 – 3/20/14

New York International Children’s Film Festival 3/7 – 3/20/14

We are so excited to announce that the New York International Children’s Film Festival has generously offered a discount code of $2 off every ticket purchased to ASIFA-East members! It’s very easy to use – just add the code before checking out when buying tickets through their site: www.gkids.com/tickets. This discount code was sent out […]

ASIFA-East’s Post-Holiday Party!

ASIFA-East’s Post-Holiday Party!

On Thursday, January 16th, ASIFA-East held their “Post-Holiday Party” at Pour George in the lower east side of Manhattan.  Pour George is a relatively new bar (their website is copyrighted 2011) and it seems to be part of a general transformation of an area of the city usually dominated by NYU and other college students.  […]