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The Santa Clarita Film Fest honors Chuck Jones

* Friday, February 19 - Friday, February 26. Santa Clarita, California, USA

The week-long Santa Clarita International Film Festival (SCIFF) takes place at Edwards Cinemas, Valencia Town Center. Director/animator Chuck Jones is receiving the 1999 SCIFF "Friz Award" for Lifetime Achievement in Animation and will have a selection of his cartoons screened on February 19 at 2:15 p.m. Animated films scheduled to be shown include THE DIRT ON MOM (Aberle Films), THE BLUE SHOE (FableVision Studios), A WEEKEND WITH WENDELL (Weston Woods Studios) and WHEN THE STARS CAME DREAMING (Will Vinton Studios) among others. For additional information on tickets and schedules, visit or call the SCIFF hotline at (805) 257- 3131.

Animation World Magazine profiled the production of THE BLUE SHOE in our April '98 issue. The article, "Once Upon a Napkin...The Blue Shoe" by Marcy Gardner.