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Latest Story on the aNYmator: Online Publication of ASIFA-East

  • The New School seeks Assistant Professor of Experimental Animation

      The New School Job Post link Applicants for faculty positions must apply on-line using the streamlined faculty application on The New School human resources website http://careers.newschool.edu. Applicants may be contacted at the discretion of the search committee for additional materials, such as …

  • Animation Nights NY: Best of the Fest

    Once upon a time there was a glass tower, standing at the edge of a metal forest, looking over the River of East.  Its mighty walls were fortified with the cleverest of pyramids and its hall were bathed in golden globes of light.  Visitors to this strange place could rest their weary feet on grass t …

  • Dirty Morning Cartoons

    “Salt… I feel like you should eat less salt,” Leah said as she caressed my hand, underneath a towel in the heat of a Brooklyn summer night.  We were at Dirty Morning Cartoons presented by Cartuna on Friday Aug 5th, 2016, as part of the Brooklyn Fire Proof Summer Series.  I had just arrived in the ba …

  • Kubo and the Two Strings with Director Knight

    by David Howard On Wednesday, August 17th, ASIFA-East members were invited to a screening of Laika’s latest stop-motion masterpiece, Kubo and the Two Strings. After the film, audience members took part in a Q & A with director and CEO of Laika, Travis Knight. Here are some notes taken from that …

  • LAST MINUTE LAIKA MENTORSHIP

    Film Independent Project Involve Program Announces the LAIKA Animation Fellowship for Emerging Filmmakers Apply by Friday, August 19, 2016 [editor’s note: this program appears to be in California] Emerging filmmakers with a focus in animation and who come from diverse backgrounds and communities und …