A Night With Perpetual Motion Pictures

Posted by on Oct 16, 2012 in ASIFA Events, Feature Articles | No Comments

Attending the Perpetual Motion Pictures Retrospective was like being given a seat at the dinner table of 6 dear friends reminiscing on all the good times and hilarious experiences they’d had together. It was a joyous look at not only a studio but also a place where lasting friendships were made, and out of which […]

Tonight! ASIFA-East and SVA Present Perpetual Motion Pictures: Screening, Panel, Reunion!!!

Posted by on Oct 12, 2012 in ASIFA Events, Industry Events | No Comments
Tonight!   ASIFA-East and SVA Present Perpetual Motion Pictures: Screening, Panel, Reunion!!!

Friday, October 12, 2012 at 7pm SVA Beatrice Theater; 333 West 23rd St; NYC ASIFA-East and The School of Visual Arts Animation Department will present the work of Perpetual Motion Pictures between 1970 and 1982 along with the artists who were there at the time. What was Perpetual Motion Pictures, anyway? At its peak, it […]

ASIFA-East and SVA Present An Evening Celebrating Perpetual Motion Pictures!

Posted by on Sep 28, 2012 in ASIFA Events, Industry Events | No Comments
ASIFA-East and SVA Present An Evening Celebrating Perpetual Motion Pictures!

Friday, October 12, 2012 at 7pm SVA Beatrice Theater; 333 West 23rd St; NYC ASIFA-East and The School of Visual Arts Animation Department will present the work of Perpetual Motion Pictures between 1970 and 1982 along with the artists who were there at the time. What was Perpetual Motion Pictures, anyway? At its peak, it […]

ASIFA-East and SVA Present An Evening Celebrating Perpetual Motion Pictures!

Posted by on Sep 24, 2012 in ASIFA Events, Industry Events | 5 Comments
ASIFA-East and SVA Present An Evening Celebrating Perpetual Motion Pictures!

ASIFA-East’s very own Candy Kugel has been putting together this amazing night featuring a piece of NY Animation history!  Read on for information from Candy about this wonderful event coming up! It’s all very exciting preparing for the Perpetual Motion Pictures screening, panel and reunion! On Friday, October 12th, ASIFA-East and The School of Visual […]

In Memory of Buzz Potamkin…. by Candy Kugel

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in Feature Articles | 2 Comments
In Memory of Buzz Potamkin…. by Candy Kugel

Buzz Potamkin, one of animation’s most beloved producers on both coasts, passed away from pancreatic cancer on Sunday, April 22nd. Buzz, always interested in film, left Columbia University for a job as an “editor” at Stars and Stripes Forever, the hippest animation studio in New York.  While there, he quickly sized up animation production, and seeing […]