Press Release from ASIFA-Hollywood
BURBANK, Calif. -- The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood is seeking Individuals interested in serving as judges on nomination committees for the 38th Annual Annie Awards. Nominating committees shall select the Annie Award production nominations and individual achievement nominees and the formal judging will take place on Saturday, November 6, 2010, at Woodbury University, in Burbank, California.
Judges may also be required to do some additional judging within the following days, as well as participate in pre-selection activities, via email, prior to the judging sessions. To apply, visit http://www.annieawards.org/judging.html. Applications must be received no later than Friday, September 24, 2010.
Individuals who are selected to serve on a nomination committee, shall receive a pair of complementary VIP tickets to the 38th Annual Annie Awards on Saturday, February 5, 2011, at UCLA's Royce Hall, in Los Angeles, California.
Created in 1972 by veteran voice talent June Foray, the Annie Awards have grown in scope and stature for the past three decades, and is considered the highest and most prestigious honor given in animation by the animation industry. Today ASIFA-Hollywood, the largest chapter of the international organization ASIFA, supports a range of animation activities and preservation efforts through its membership. Current initiatives include the Animation Archive, animation film preservation, special events, classes and screenings.