The 48th Annual ASIFA East Awards, Special Thanks!

The 48th Annual ASIFA East Awards, Special Thanks!

On Sunday, May 21st, ASIFA East hosted our 48th annual animated film awards at Parsons, The New School for Design, for a lively and excited audience. The films this year were exceptional and many of the filmmakers were in attendance to receive their prizes and praise in person from the local ASIFA East community. Thanks […]

Moody Studios Seeks Animated Series Director

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Moody Studios Seeks Animated Series Director

NY studio looking for Animated Series Director with experience running a CG animated preschool television series, leading a writing team, heading up pre-production team and working with outsource studios. Current project is a pilot animatic production. Please email artists@moodystudios.com with a cover letter, resume and link to reel or portfolio. Website: http://www.moodystudios.com/

Pratt Institute Seeks 2D Animation Instructors for Spring 2017

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Pratt Institute Seeks 2D Animation Instructors for Spring 2017

  Pratt Institute, Department of Digital Arts: 2D Animation Job Postings for Spring 2017 The Department of Digital Arts in the School of Art and Design at Pratt Institute seeks qualified, artistically minded 2D animation instructors who address the creation and use of traditional and digital animation for artistic expression as well as commercial production. […]

46th Annual ASIFA-East Animation Festival Award Winners

46th Annual ASIFA-East Animation Festival Award Winners

And the Award goes to… *** 2015 ASIFA-East Peggy Award for Best in Show Driving Nate Theis *** Student Films First Place Birthday Nick Tustin School of Visual Arts Second Place Religatio Jaime Giraldo Vancouver Film School Third Place Panty Fairy Juanwei Chen School of Visual Arts Honorable Mention re+belief Raymond McCarthy Bergeron Rochester Institute […]

The 45th ASIFA-East Animation Festival Awards Would Like To Thank…

The 45th ASIFA-East  Animation Festival Awards Would Like To Thank…

We owe a heap of thanks to many people for helping to put this Festival, Awards Ceremony, and Reception together: Thanks to everyone who entered a film this year and to those who came out to vote.  The award winners are determined exclusively by the result of the voting from members.  Therefore, without you, this […]

The 45th ASIFA-East Animation Awards!

The 45th ASIFA-East  Animation Awards!

The 45th Annual ASIFA-East Animation Awards Ceremony was held last night, May 18th, in NYC.   BEST IN SHOW PEGBAR (PEGGY) AWARD: Arthur Metcalf “In the Beginning”   INDEPENDENT FILMS: 1st prize: Eye in Tuna Care John Walter Lustig 2nd prize: Monkey Rag Joanna Davidovich 3rd prize: My Kingdom Debra Solomon CRAFT AWARDS: Excellence in Writing: A Life with Asperger’s Jaime Ekkens Excellence in […]

THE 2013 ASIFA-EAST ANIMATION AWARD WINNERS

THE 2013 ASIFA-EAST ANIMATION AWARD WINNERS

Congratulations to all our winners! 2013 SIGNAL FILM by Dagan Moriarty Click here to watch:  ASIFA-NINJA_FINAL_SM (Click on images below to link to films or film trailers.) Best In Show Based on a True Story/Jacob Kafka Independent Films:  First Place Sidewalk/Celia Bullwinkel Independent Films:  Second Place There Must Be Some Other Cat/Greg Ford Company/Mark Kausler […]

CMA Presents “The Do’s and Don’t’s of Pitching with Linda Simensky”

Posted by on May 13, 2013 in Industry Events | One Comment
CMA Presents “The Do’s and Don’t’s of Pitching with Linda Simensky”

By Jose Maldonado On Saturday April 27th, the Children’s Media Association presented “The Do’s and Don’t’s of Pitching with Linda Simensky” whose career has spanned three major networks, beginning with Nickelodeon where she launched NickToons, then Cartoon Network where she oversaw “Powerpuff Girls”, “Dexter’s Laboratory”, and a myriad of other shows.  As current Vice President […]

Nickelodeon Noodles and Doodles! Wednesday night! FREE FOOD!

Posted by on Apr 1, 2013 in Industry Events | No Comments
Nickelodeon Noodles and Doodles!  Wednesday night!  FREE FOOD!

NICKELODEON CORDIALLY INVITES YOU: Come hang out and draw with fellow doodlers! We’ll provide the noodles, you bring your drawing tools and creativity. Wednesday, April 3rd, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at THE LODGE (1515 Broadway, 7th Floor) To RSVP, please call 212.846.6222 or email preschooltelevision@nick.com and leave your name and email address. Space is […]

Changes for ASIFA-East!

Posted by on Feb 12, 2013 in Feature Articles | No Comments
Changes for ASIFA-East!

Hello ASIFA-East! It’s the beginning of a new year and we’ve made some changes – good changes – changes in our infrastructure that we hope will help us to improve and to increase our usefulness and relevancy in our community. For some time, Dayna Gonzalez has been tirelessly updating our blog and website while seeking new ways […]