Krakow: Study&Soul

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Feature Articles, International Update | No Comments
Krakow: Study&Soul

The following is a new experiment in chronicling my recent trip to the Polish International Film Festival Etiuda&Anima.  Please click on each page to expand and read, and feel free to check out my photo album here with more captions.  You may also find a list of winners and recommended films here in this other blog […]

Etiuda&Anima: Winners, Must-See, and Hippos.

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Feature Articles, International Update | No Comments
Etiuda&Anima: Winners, Must-See, and Hippos.

In this section of the Etiuda&Anima International Film Festival Journals, we cover the winners of the animation competition, recommendations for Americans, and a discussion of the infamous Polish animation Hipopotamy. To read more information about the what it’s like to watch 7 days of animation in Krakow, click here!  And check out a photo album of […]

Submit your films to the 2014 Rooftop Films Summer Series

Posted by on Oct 3, 2013 in Call for entries, Feature Articles | No Comments

Our friends at Rooftop Films are always very interested in amazing animated shorts and features!  To that end, we highly encourage you to submit your work to the 2014 Summer Series.  Please see below for all of the submission information and good luck everyone!! In May 2014 Rooftop will begin celebrating their 18th year of bringing […]

Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival – Deadline Extended!

Posted by on Sep 27, 2013 in Call for entries, Feature Articles | No Comments

Our friends at the Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Film Festival send us news that they’ve extended their submission deadline!  They would love to see more animated films entered – so get to it!!  See below for all submission information. Greetings, We’d like to invite you to submit to the 2014 Science Fiction + Fantasy […]

8th ANNUAL PHILADELPHIA FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL

Posted by on Sep 14, 2013 in Feature Articles | No Comments
8th ANNUAL PHILADELPHIA FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL

Our friends Matt Conant and Stephanie Yuhas at Project Twenty1 send us this news about the upcoming festival: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8th ANNUAL PHILADELPHIA FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL PROMISES TO BE BEST YET Philadelphia… September 12th, 2013… Project Twenty1, the Norristown, PA-based non-profit, will hold its 8th annual Philadelphia Film & Animation Festival (PFAF) from […]

Rooftop Film Festival: What’s Playing This Weekend —

Posted by on May 21, 2013 in Industry Events | 3 Comments
Rooftop Film Festival: What’s Playing This Weekend —

Here’s what playing at the Rooftop Film Festival this weekend!  Outdoor summer films are the best!  Remember, ASIFA-East members get $3 of tickets to any show.  Look for the discount code in our next email newsletter.  Enter the code when buying tickets. From our friends at Rooftop – One of our favorite shorts programs returns […]

ASIFA-East Festival Awards

Posted by on May 15, 2013 in ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival | No Comments
ASIFA-East Festival Awards

CLICK THRU FOR GIF! Illustrated by Andra Passen, designed by Tristian Goik.

Don’t Miss Opening Weekend of Rooftop Films!

Posted by on May 6, 2013 in Industry Events | No Comments
Don’t Miss Opening Weekend of Rooftop Films!

Our friends at Rooftop Films are once again offering ASIFA-East members a discount to their summer film festival!  Thank you Rooftop!  This year’s festival opens this weekend, Friday, May 10 with a selection of wonderful short films – including some amazing animated shorts – and a sneak preview of Noah Baumbach’s “Frances Ha” on Saturday. Noah […]

2013 ASIFA East Animation Festival Awards Ceremony and Reception

2013 ASIFA East Animation Festival Awards Ceremony and Reception

Please join ASIFA-East for our 2013 Animation Festival Awards Ceremony!  Awards will be presented, bashful thank you’s recorded, and a lively reception will follow. Sunday, May 19th 2013 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Tishman Auditorium at The New School 66 West 12th Street, NYC The Awards Ceremony and Reception afterwards are free and open to […]

ASIFA Jury Night – Experimental & Commercial

ASIFA Jury Night – Experimental & Commercial

The big themes amongst the commissioned work category this year were kids films, educational films, and public works.  Most conspicuous on the list were the TED-Ed animations.  (same client, different animators) TED-Ed is part of TED-Talks, and the group matches animators and teachers together to great short lessons.  You have to be recommended to get […]