SLIMQUICK ads by Buzzco Associates

March 5th, 2012 by Emmett

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(Warning: anything said about this product does not reflect the opinion of the author, Buzzco Associates or ASIFA-East.) This week’s Viewseum entries come via Candy Kugel of Buzzco Associates. The ads are simple yet playfully humorous while successfully selling the product. The simple black, white and blue design successfully conveys a sly sense of humor suggesting the needs and uses of SLIMQUICK.                 The ads were animated by Candy, […]

Who Decides the ASIFA-East Film Festival Winners? YOU Decide!

March 5th, 2012 by dayna

The time is now!  Your presence is needed. As an ASIFA-East member, YOU are eligible to participate and vote in our juror screenings to select the winners of the 2012 ASIFA-East Film Festival!  YOU get to decide.  YOU judge the films.  Not fully paid up?  Not a member?  No problemo!  You can join or renew at the door. Or online at http://www.asifaeast.com/Join-Renew.htm. Judging begins Tuesday, March 6th. Jury nights: 3/06: Student Category, SVA 3rd Floor, […]

Updated Jury Screening Nights to Vote in the 2012 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival

March 1st, 2012 by dayna

All ASIFA-East members are kindly requested to participate in our jury nights to select the winners of the 2012 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival! Join or renew your membership online or at the door: http://www.asifaeast.com/Join-Renew.htm Judging begins Tuesday, March 6th. Jury nights: 3/06: Student Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater 3/08: Experimental, Music Video, Educational, and Commissioned Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater 3/13: Independent Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater All current ASIFA-East members are eligible and strongly […]

NW ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2012: Call For Submissions

February 29th, 2012 by dayna

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From our friends at the NW Animation Festival: There’s just one month left to submit your film for the Northwest Animation Festival! The final deadline is April 1. Screenings will be held on May 18-19 at the historic Hollywood Theatre in Portland Oregon. See website for details: www.nwanimationfest.com/2012-submit ABOUT THE FESTIVAL In our first year, we screened 78 films from 9 countries, including two from Oscar nominees. We aim to make our second year even grander. We showcase […]

Vote for this Year’s Award Winners! Join or Renew your Membership now.

February 28th, 2012 by dayna

All ASIFA-East members are kindly requested to participate in our jury nights to select the winners of the 2012 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival! Join or renew your membership online or at the door: http://www.asifaeast.com/Join-Renew.htm Judging begins Tuesday, March 6th. Jury nights: 3/06: Student Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater 3/08: Experimental, Music Video, Educational, and Commissioned Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater 3/13: Independent Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater All current ASIFA-East members are eligible and strongly […]

One post day left to enter the 2012 ASIFA-East Animation Festival!

February 27th, 2012 by dayna

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Entry Forms Now Available! Our annual animated film festival is now taking submissions. Please download this form for instructions on how to submit your entries. All films are due POSTMARKED no later than Monday, February 27th. Judging begins Tuesday, March 6th. Jury nights: 3/06: Student Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater 3/08: Experimental, Music Video, Educational, and Commissioned Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater 3/13: Independent Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater All current ASIFA-East members are eligible […]

Screening of LE TABLEAU followed by Q&A

February 23rd, 2012 by dayna

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Hello ASIFA community!  SVA cordially invites you to take part in a screening of Le TAbleau followed by a Q&A with writer/director JEAN-FRANCOIS LAGUIONIE on Friday, March 2nd. Please see the flyer for details.

Five Days Left to Enter 2012 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival!

February 23rd, 2012 by dayna

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Entry Forms Now Available! Our annual animated film festival is now taking submissions. Please download this form for instructions on how to submit your entries. All films are due no later than Monday, February 27th. Judging begins Tuesday, March 6th. Jury nights: 3/06: Student Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater 3/08: Experimental, Music Video, Educational, and Commissioned Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater 3/13: Independent Category, SVA 3rd Floor, Amphitheater All current ASIFA-East members are eligible and […]

Steven Zelin Talks Taxes

February 20th, 2012 by dayna

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It’s not often you are treated to live music at an ASIFA-East event, and it makes it doubly special that our special guest was not only a talented song-writer but a fully certified CPA at that!  Introducing, Steven Zelin, the Singing CPA!  Steven has been speaking and singing at our annual Taxes for Artists for three years running now. Steven is a certified public accountant with a unique gift for creating compelling song parody on […]

Minds in Motion

February 20th, 2012 by dayna

Written by Christopher Siemasko. Do you remember the way it felt the first time you saw your animation moving on its own? That is the experience that the Jacob Burns Film Center is bringing into elementary schools all over Westchester.  Each semester, their Minds in Motion program divides a 4th grade class into groups of 8, each producing an animated film. Volunteers are assigned to each group to act as producer and cheerleader.  After 12 […]