Phil Mendez speaks at ASIFA-Hollywood
Created 04/25/1999 - 00:00
Tom Sito will host an evening with Phil Mendez on Wednesday, April 28 at
7:30 pm. Phil is one of the pioneering African American artists in American
animation, a designer, author, director and storyteller. He was Marc Davis'
assistant at Disney during the development of some of the his famous
attractions at Disneyland. He has done work for Disney Feature Animation,
Hanna-Barbera, Jack Zander, and Phil Kimmelman, and he was with Ralph
Bakshi at the beginning of FRITZ THE CAT and HEAVY TRAFFIC. Don't miss this
opportunity to hear Phil's tales from the animation front lines in the Age
of Woodstock. This event will take place at the cozy ASIFA-Hollywood
Animation Center, 721 South Victory Boulevard in Burbank, California, USA.
Admission: $5 advance, $7 at the door. Seating is limited, so seats should
be purchased in advance. For more info or to make reservations, call (818)