SVA Alumni Film and Animation Festival Sept 19-21

Posted by on Sep 3, 2014 in ASIFA Events, Industry Events | No Comments


Coming up this September 19-21, 2014, The School of Visual Arts will be holding its Inaugural Alumni Film & Animation Festival. Featuring some of the College’s most accomplished film, video, and animation alumni, this multi-day festival will include screenings, premieres of new work, behind-the-scenes looks at box office hits and classics, and special Q&As with industry insiders.

This promises to be quite the animation weekend!   Don’t miss:


A special midnight screening of Beevis and Butthead Do America followed by a Q&A with Director Yvette Kaplan on 9/20.


A screening of The Avengers followed by a behind the scenes look at the special effects on 9/19.


A presentation of Animated Shorts followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers on 9/20.

A screening of Rio 2 followed by a Q & A with artists from Blue Sky Studios on 9/21.

All screenings are free and open to the public. Please see the festival website for all details. A full schedule and list of participants can be found at All screenings are accompanied by Q&As.

All events will take place at SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011. ASIFA-East is proud to be a partner of the After School Special and we hope to see you there!