Enter the 2015 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival

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  • Taxes for Artists and Freelancers with Steven Zelin, The Singing CPA

    On February 3rd, 2015, ASIFA-East welcomed back Steven Zelin, The Singing CPA, for a rousing workshop centered around taxes for artists and freelancers.  We hold this workshop every year and there’s always a variety of questions to be asked.  Attendees come from all backgrounds, but mostly the arts …

  • MOMI Presents An Evening with Glen Keane

    It was a cold winter evening on Thursday, February 5, 2015 as animators descended upon The Museum of the Moving Image to hear Glen Keane speak.  He was in town to do a presentation on The Duet of Animation and Technology.  He told us much about what it was like growing up, the middle of five childre …

  • Matt Groening and Lynda Barry at BAM: Love, Hate and Comics – The Friendship that Would not Die

    As the event’s title suggests, Matt Groening (The Simpsons, Futurama, Life in Hell) and Lynda Barry (Ernie Pook’s Comeek, The Good Times Are Killing Me, What It Is) took the stage of the historic BAM Howard Gilman Opera House on Thursday night to tell stories of creative inspiration, artistic strugg …

  • Film Festival Entry Info and Upcoming Jury Screenings

    2015 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival ASIFA-East is currently accepting entries for the 2015 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival until February 27th, 2015. Awards will be given out across a variety of categories and craft from Student, Commissioned, and Independent entries to excellence in writing, d …

  • SVA Film and Animation and ASIFA-East Present A Tribute To Michael Sporn

    Michael Sporn was one of the giants of the New York animation community. From 1980 until his untimely death last year, Michael Sporn’s studio produced many acclaimed television specials, most of them animated entirely here in New York. To commemorate the first anniversary of his passing, The School …