Andreas Deja to speak at ASIFA-Hollywood
ASIFA-Hollywoods third annual lecture series continues with a very special event on November 3, 1998 at 7:00 p.m. Walt Disney Animation master animator Andreas Deja will speak on the subject of character animation. Deja, born in Poland and raised in Germany, started working at Disney at the age of 20 (he was turned away when he applied at age 10!). He is responsible for bring such characters to life as Gurki (The Black Cauldron), King Triton (The Little Mermaid), Gaston (Beauty and the Beast), Hercules (Hercules), Jaffar (Aladdin), Roger Rabbit (Who Framed Roger Rabbit), Scar ( The Lion King) and even Mickey Mouse (Runaway Brain). The event takes place at Glendale Community College Auditorium, 1500 North Verdugo Road in Glendale, California. Tickets are $5 in advance, $7 at the door. For information, call ASIFA-Hollywood: (818) 842-8330 or Glendale Community College (818) 240-1000, ext. 5158.