* Monday, April 3, 2000. Studio City, California, U.S.A. Animation Nation is an open forum for discussion among people in the animation business. In addition to many animation artists, reps from the MPSC union, ASIFA, WIA and several studios will be in attendance. It's a chance for people in the animation community to share their perspective on the state of the industry with other professionals. The event will take place at the Sportsman's Lodge at 12833 Ventura Blvd. (at Coldwater) at 1:30 pm. For more info visit the web site http://www.animationnation.com. Read about last year's Animation Nation in Animation World Magazine's article "Shifting the Paradigm: Charles Zembillas' Animation Nation" by Heather Kenyon.