Upcoming ASIFA-East Events

Upcoming ASIFA-East Events

Here at ASIFA-East, we have an exciting event lineup this winter/spring.  Here are a few highlights with more to come!! Do you have questions on how to prepare your taxes?  We know as an artist, the specifics on this can be confusing.  On Wednesday, February 20, 2013, Steven Zelin, The Singing CPA, will join us […]

The Productive Anijam

Posted by on Feb 10, 2013 in Feature Articles, Industry Events | No Comments

Animation friendly coworking studio, The Productive held a kickass Kidscreen Networking Party, in which they debuted their Anijam.   Here’s to hoping they make this an annual event!  If you haven’t seen it yet, you can view the Anijam below: Contributing Animators: Adam Ansorge Christi Bertelsen Patricia Burgess Katie Cropper Nelson Diaz Jaime Ekkens Alex Escobar Judith […]

Best of Annecy CANCELLED

Posted by on Feb 8, 2013 in Feature Articles, Industry Events | No Comments

Please note from SVA:  Tonight’s Best of Annecy animation screening event has been cancelled due to inclement weather. The screening will be rescheduled and we will update you when we have a new event date.  Be safe all of you during Nemo’s wrath!  That crazy fish!  Don’t forget our 2013 Animated Film Festival is just […]

2013 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival Now Accepting Entries!!

2013 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival Now Accepting Entries!!

Entry forms are now available for the 2013 ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival! Our annual film festival is now taking submissions.  Please download this form for instructions on how to submit your entries.  All films are due  Monday, March 4th.  Late entries must be received no later than Monday, March 11th.  Judging begins Wednesday, March 27th.  All current […]

Best of Annecy Program at SVA this Friday!

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in Industry Events | No Comments
Best of Annecy Program at SVA this Friday!

Because who can afford a flight to France these days?  Thanks, SVA!

Kidscreen is in town – Come out and network with us!

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 in Industry Events | No Comments
Kidscreen is in town – Come out and network with us!

It’s that time of year again when producers and executives descend upon Manhattan to attend the Kidscreen Summit, a 4 day conference focused on children’s entertainment.  ASIFA-East members are cordially invited to come schmooze and network with industry professionals at these special After Party events!  Don’t forget your business cards!! PS – Get those DVDs ready, this year’s […]

Kidscreen Party at The Productive

Posted by on Jan 30, 2013 in Industry Events | No Comments
Kidscreen Party at The Productive

ASIFA-East is invited to a very special Kidscreen After Party at The Productive.  There will be drinks, snacks and desserts.  Bring old friends and new connections alike.  RSVP greatly appreciated.  Sponsored by The Productive, Baboon Animation, and Branscome International.  info@theproductivenyc.com

ASIFA-East Presents Taxes for Freelancers with Steven Zelin, The Singing CPA

Posted by on Jan 29, 2013 in ASIFA Events, Industry Events | No Comments
ASIFA-East Presents Taxes for Freelancers with Steven Zelin, The Singing CPA

It’s tax time again! Please join ASIFA-East as we welcome Rock Star Accountant Steven Zelin, The Singing CPA, to come speak with us on all things taxes.  Steven’s done this workshop with us for a few years now, and it’s always a big hit. Bring all your tax questions – we know you have many […]

Stalker Effect

Posted by on Jan 24, 2013 in Feature Articles | No Comments
Stalker Effect

On Friday the 18th, the Museum of Moving Image hosted a show called “Special Effect” by the video performance artist Peter Burr. I was attracted by their description “involving laser beams and a hacked Kinect camera” but if there were lasers I missed it, and the Kinect must have had a subtle invisible use. As […]

NW Animation Festival – Jan 31 Final Deadline

Posted by on Jan 22, 2013 in Industry Events | No Comments
NW Animation Festival – Jan 31 Final Deadline

Our friends at the Northwest Animation Festival sent us this message!  Get those films in!NW Animation Festival – Jan 31 Final Deadline This year the Northwest Animation Festival will become the largest animation show west of the Mississippi. Organizers plan to screen nearly 150 short films on May 17-19 at the historic Hollywood Theatre in […]