Other animation-related screenings include Cordell Barker's Oscar-nominated short STRANGE INVADERS, screening as part of the "Modern Man" shorts program on Sunday, June 23 at 10:30am and Friday, June 28 at 9:45pm and Brooke Keesling's BOOBIE GIRL, screening as part of the "Growth Spurts" shorts program Sunday, June 23 at 10:15am
and Thursday, June 27 at 5:00pm. All screenings take place at the DGA Theater or the Laemmle Sunset 5. Visit www.lafilmfest.com  for more details.
In addition to screenings, the festival also offers some interesting panel discussions including:
"On the Cutting Edge," featuring a discussion of cutting-edge technologies and the future of cinema. Panelists will discuss everything from creating content for artificial intelligence to showing movies on your palm pilot. Panelists include Jeff Rickel (Project Leader USC Information Sciences Institute), Jason Wishnow (Creator & director, The New Venue), Katherine Anna Kang (Producer & CEO, Fountainhead Entertainment), Tommy Pallotta (Producer, Walking Life), and Bart Cheever (Festival producer/organizer, dfilm.com).
Friday, June 28, 11:00am.
"Pre-Visualizaton: 3D Storyboards"
Ron Frankel of Pixel Liberation Front walks through the process of working with digital storyboards. Digital and live action clips of David Fincher's PANIC ROOM will be shown, demonstrating the amazing capabilities of this new technology.
Friday, June 28, 11:30am.