Sunday, May 15th, 2016

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  • The Little International New York Prince

    Les adultes ne comprennent jamais rien par eux-mêmes, Grown-ups never understand anything by themselves, et il est fastidieux pour les enfants d’être toujours et pour toujours expliquer les choses à eux, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them. The East Coa …

  • Titmouse 5 Second Day 2016

    by Janelle Miau For the past eight years, Titmouse Animation Studio has held its annual “5 Second Day,” one day when all employees are allowed to make whatever films they like, the only rule being that it has to be at least five seconds long. “It was [co-owner] Shannon [Prynoski]’s idea,” explained …

  • Zootopia Suit Riot

    “It doesn’t have to be realistic, it has to be believable,” said Darrin Butters, as we watched a variety of animals practicing their walk cycles on 2 legs. Darrin Butters is a Disney animator, and has been for 20 years. He visited The New School on Thursday, Feb 25th to discuss Disney’s new movie Zo …

  • If I could Tween Back Time

    Today we are clearing the docket.  Step Inside: the BoxHead/Roundhead movie with Elliot Cowan [how to turn a story into a movie], Cartoon Monsoon at the Annoyance Theatre [where we recreate PeeWee’s aesthetic], and DarkMatter presents: Pom Poko [why racoons represent colonialization].   Tuesday, Jan …

  • Animation After Dark

    Drinking and drawing go hand in hand, but I’m sure I’ve never been to a bar that would accept a sketch as payment for a beer.  Although ASIFA-East offers its own wonderful life drawing classes to it’s members (free, every Thursday night at The Productive) since the spring I have been attending Drink …