Too Art for TV 6: Sixth Annual Group Exhibition for the Animation Industry

October 13th, 2012 by dayna No Comments »

Too Art for TV has some exciting news to pass on! From Eric Schutzbank, Promotions Director: Too Art for TV 6 is coming up fast and I wanted to share the latest news with you. Bunnycutlet Gallery is pleased to debut its new space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn with New York’s premiere art exhibit for the animation industry on Friday, Nov 9th from 6:30 to 10PM. Counting down to the opening, we’re running a Twitter/Facebook campaign called “44 […]

Tonight! ASIFA-East and SVA Present Perpetual Motion Pictures: Screening, Panel, Reunion!!!

October 12th, 2012 by dayna No Comments »

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Friday, October 12, 2012 at 7pm SVA Beatrice Theater; 333 West 23rd St; NYC ASIFA-East and The School of Visual Arts Animation Department will present the work of Perpetual Motion Pictures between 1970 and 1982 along with the artists who were there at the time. What was Perpetual Motion Pictures, anyway? At its peak, it employed over 70 people to work on ads, programming, 5 Berenstain Bears holiday specials, and Strawberry Shortcake in Big Apple […]

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A Liar’s Autobiography – The Untrue Story of Monty Python’s Graham Chapman

October 10th, 2012 by dayna No Comments »

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Hey look at what our friend George Nicholis at PMK•BNC sent us!!! Good Morning ASIFA MEMBERS: On behalf of EPIX and Brainstorm Media, we would like to invite you and a guest to the following advance New York press screening of A Liar’s Autobiography – The Untrue Story of Monty Python’s Graham Chapman, presented in 3D. The film will open in select U.S. theaters and premiere on EPIX on November 2nd: Please RSVP to me […]

From a Certain Point of View – The Ottawa International Animation Festival

October 7th, 2012 by Tristian No Comments »

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The Bytowne Theatre – Arrugas Screening.             This is my first visit to the Ottawa International Animation Festival.  It’s been a long hard year, and I was going to thrust myself into the scene.  Many of my ASIFA-East friends have talked about going in the past, and it sounded like a fun, slightly exclusive, adventure that only certain people were bold enough to pursue.  I figured I deserved the trip, dammit, and stepped off the […]

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Ongoing Open Screening Night 10/16/12

October 5th, 2012 by dayna No Comments »

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Need some feedback? Inspiration? A kick in the rear? Our open screening night showcases and critiques works in progress and motivates us all to keep moving forward on our personal work. Bring recent works, works-in-progress, and animation tests (totaling no more than 5 minutes) on DVD and an open mind for constructive comments by your peers! Date: October 16, 2012 Time: 7:00 pm Location: Ace & Son 134 West 26th Street, #603 If possible, please […]

Women In Children’s Media Rebrands as Children’s Media Association

October 3rd, 2012 by dayna No Comments »

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Our friends at Women in Children’s Media have some very exciting news to share about their organization.  Read on for all the details from Sarah Wallendjack (CMA President (formerly WICM): Big News! In order to better embrace and serve the growing children’s media community, WiCM is becoming the Children’s Media Association!   CMA will continue to provide members with exclusive events and networking opportunities, access to leaders in the field, behind-the-scenes knowledge and, through our new […]

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ASIFA-East and SVA Present An Evening Celebrating Perpetual Motion Pictures!

September 28th, 2012 by dayna No Comments »

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Friday, October 12, 2012 at 7pm SVA Beatrice Theater; 333 West 23rd St; NYC ASIFA-East and The School of Visual Arts Animation Department will present the work of Perpetual Motion Pictures between 1970 and 1982 along with the artists who were there at the time. What was Perpetual Motion Pictures, anyway? At its peak, it employed over 70 people to work on ads, programming, 5 Berenstain Bears holiday specials, and Strawberry Shortcake in Big Apple […]

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ASIFA-East and SVA Present An Evening Celebrating Perpetual Motion Pictures!

September 24th, 2012 by dayna 5 Comments »

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ASIFA-East’s very own Candy Kugel has been putting together this amazing night featuring a piece of NY Animation history!  Read on for information from Candy about this wonderful event coming up! It’s all very exciting preparing for the Perpetual Motion Pictures screening, panel and reunion! On Friday, October 12th, ASIFA-East and The School of Visual Arts Animation Department will present the work and artists who worked at Perpetual Motion Pictures between 1970 and 1982. What […]

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Ottawa Photos

September 24th, 2012 by dayna No Comments »

Sorry for the long absence from posts but a bunch of us have been at the Ottawa International Animation Festival this past September 19-23, 2012.  Now that we’re back in town, we hope to put up some posts on our experiences there, but for now, please feel free to check out our photos on Facebook group!  https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.10151177938399513&type=1

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ASIFA-East Presents Open Screening Night September 18!

September 17th, 2012 by dayna No Comments »

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Please join ASIFA-East for our very first event of the 2012-2013 season!  We will hold our annual Open Screening Night, Tuesday, September 18 at 7pm. If you are screening work you must arrive by 6:30 pm with a DVD (must be playable on any regular DVD player) of any animation you wish to screen.  Student films, works-in-progress, reels, pencil tests, indie films, and commercial projects are welcome.  The filmmaker must be in attendance or the clip […]