Made in NY: Careers in Animation

Posted by on May 7, 2009 in Industry Events | 3 Comments

Panel reported on by Dayna Gonzalez. On May 5, 2009, The City of New York Mayor’s Office of Film, Theatre, and Broadcasting, held a career panel on animation.  On the panel were Independent Filmmaker, Bill Plympton, Founder of Augenblick Studios, Arron Augenblick, Animation Sales Rep, Catherine Branscome, and Animation Directors/Filmmakers, David Levy, Debra Solomon, and […]

ASIFA-East Panel Discussion on the State of NY Animation Industry

Posted by on Apr 24, 2009 in ASIFA Events | 4 Comments

Article written by Katie Cropper. On Wednesday April 22, ASIFA-East held a panel discussion about the current state of the New York Animation industry. Moderated by the lovely Linda Beck, the main contributors were Steven Conner, Howard Beckerman, David Levy, David Wachtenheim, and, via email, Linda Simensky. All of which are pretty heavy names in […]

Careers in Animation – Free Panel

Posted by on Apr 24, 2009 in Industry Events | No Comments

Careers in Animation – Free Panel to be Presented by Mayor’s Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting, School of Visual Arts and Branscome International April 23, 2009 – On Tuesday, May 5, the Mayor’s Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting, in conjunction with the School of Visual Arts and Branscome International, will host Careers in […]

A panel discussion on the State of New York Animation

Posted by on Apr 19, 2009 in ASIFA Events | No Comments

This Wednesday, ASIFA-East will be presenting a panel discussion with Howard Beckerman, Steve Conner, David Levy, and David Wachtenheim.  Subject:   The state of the NY Animation Industry.  Moderated by the lively Linda Beck.  This promises to be quite the discussion in light of recent events and industry blog commentary.  Come for the comraderie, stick around […]

ASIFA-East Presents – Panel Discussion on the State of New York Animation

Posted by on Apr 3, 2009 in ASIFA Events | No Comments

On Wednesday, April 22 at 7pm, ASIFA-East will hold a panel discussion on the state of the New York animation industry, moderated by Linda Beck.   Animation experts from around New York were hand-plucked, in the words of Elliot Cowan, to simultaneously reassure, horrify, dismay and delight you.  We hope you’ll join us for what promises […]

Super Jail holds ASIFA captive!

Posted by on Feb 23, 2009 in ASIFA Events | 33 Comments

Article by Sam Marlow. On Thursday, February 19th, the creators of “Super Jail” got together at The School of Visual Arts to give insight about their first season. The panel was moderated by animator Dan Meth, and the guests included Christy Karacus (creator, director, the voice of Alice), Stephen Warbrick (co-creator, editor), Britt Myers (sound […]

An Evening With The Creators Of Adult Swim’s Super Jail!

Posted by on Feb 5, 2009 in ASIFA Events | 3 Comments

ASIFA-East presents an evening with the creators of Adult Swim’s Super Jail! Join us for this special panel discussion moderated by animator Dan Meth – Q & A with audience to follow. Admission: FREE! SVA School Of Visual Arts 209 East 23rd Street (Bet. 2nd & 3rd Ave) 3rd Fl, Amphitheater NYC

Panel Discussion on the State of NY Indie Animated Features

Posted by on Sep 27, 2008 in ASIFA Events | No Comments

On Tuesday September 23, 2008, ASIFA-East held a panel discussion on the state of NY indie animated features at the School of Visual Arts.  On the panel were Emily Hubley, Dan Kanemoto, Bill Plympton, Michael Sporn, and Tatia Rosenthal.  Author and historian, Amid Amidi, moderated the panel.  Never before in New York’s history has there […]