A Cosmic Scratastrophe – The Explosive World of “Ice Age: Collision Course”

NYIT Auditorium on Broadway 1871 Broadway, New York, NY, United States

From giant volcanoes to a sky full of falling meteors, the Blue Sky team had a lot of interesting effects challenges for their latest movie “Ice Age: Collision Course”. Overcoming those challenges required developing new tools and techniques that maximized efficiency in simulation, processing, and render times without sacrificing final image quality. Speakers David Quirus […]


LEGO Animation Reddit AMA with David Pagano and David Pickett


We are David Pagano (/u/paganomation) and Dave Pickett (/u/davidmpickett) and we both make our livings creating videos using LEGO bricks. We recently co-authored "The LEGO Animation Book", which teaches you how to make stop-motion animated films using LEGO bricks and is currently available in English (https://www.amazon.com/LEGO-Animation-Book-Make-Movies/dp/1593277415/) and German (https://www.amazon.de/LEGO®-Filme-selbst-drehen-Stop-Motion-Technik-einsetzen/dp/386490434X/). We also run the blog The […]

LIVE Rubber Onion Podcast, Screening & Group Pictionary

Freddy's Bar and Backroom 627 5th Ave, brooklyn, ny

"Our first live show went so well we're having another... and it's FREE! Wednesday, Feb 29th at 8:30pm at Freddy's Bar in Brooklyn, NY!! >>http://freddysbar.com/events/rubberonion-animation-podcast-2/<< This second show will be a lot like our segment shows on the podcast but focused for an audience with more participation than last time! - Comedy Skit - Battle […]


Floyd Norman: An Animated Life

Museum of Moving Image 36-01 35 Ave, Astoria, NY

"Dirs. Michael Fiore, Erik Sharkey. 2016, 94 mins. DCP. Hired by Walt Disney in 1956, Floyd Norman was the first African-American animator to work for the studio. He has been called the “Forrest Gump” of animation, because he worked on such timeless classics as The Sleeping Beauty, 101 Dalmatians, and The Jungle Book, as well as the Hanna […]


Children’s Books Happy Hour: A Behind-the-Scenes Discussion & Exhibit Viewing @ SOI

Society of Illustrators 128 E 63rd St, New York, NY, United States

*this event is not hosted by ASIFA East but by the Society of Illustrators* Join children’s book professionals Lesa Cline-Ransome (author), Kendra Levin(Associate Editorial Director, Viking Children’s Books, author), Laurent Linn (Art Director, Simon & Schuster BFYR, author/illustrator), and Christopher Silas Neal(author/illustrator) for an in-depth panel discussion about the behind-the-scenes process of creating beautifully illustrated picture books. You’ll have an opportunity […]

$15 – $20

How To Read Nancy : The Elements of Comics in Three Easy Panels by Paul Karasik and Mark Newgarden @ SOI

Society of Illustrators 128 E 63rd St, New York, NY, United States

  *This event is not hosted by ASIFA East* Paul Karasik and Mark Newgarden will introduce their new work, a unique meditation on the elements of comics as seen through the molecular deconstruction of the August 8, 1959 daily episode of Ernie Bushmiller’s Nancy. Columbia University comics librarian Karen Green, will chat with Mark and Paul […]

$7 – $15

New York International Children’s Film Festival

During four weekends in the month of March, the Festival invites families to explore the world without leaving NYC — and over 25,000 parents, children, and filmmakers are treated to the best new films for ages 3-18 at venues throughout NYC. Each year, we scour the globe to present a highly selective slate of the […]

Bring Your Own Animation feat. Titmouse

Scallywags NYC 508 9th Ave, NY, NY, United States

Hosted by NYC ACM SIGGRAPH FACEBOOK INVITE HERE Come join us for the April installment of BYOA, featuring guest presenters Titmouse! Here's your chance to share what you've been working on with the rest of the NYC-area digital media community - and to check out what others have been doing. Come and meet other animators, exchange […]


ink48 653 11th Ave, New York, NY, United States

https://www.societyillustrators.org/mocca-arts-festival   The MoCCA Arts Festival is a 2-day multimedia event, Manhattan's largest independent comics, cartoon and animation festival, drawing over 7,000 attendees each year. With 400 exhibiting artists displaying their work, award-winning honorees speaking about their careers and artistic processes and other featured artists conducting workshops, lectures and film screenings, our Festival mission accelerates the […]

NYFA: You vs. Your Online Profile

NYFA 20 Jay Street 7th floor, Brooklyn, NY, United States

  You vs. Your Online Profile, led by Leigh Davis by New York Foundation for the Arts $15 – $20 Actions and Detail Panel You vs. Your Online Profile, led by Leigh Davis Thu, November 29, 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST $15 – $20 Tickets Event Information DESCRIPTION You v. Your Online Profile, […]