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Animated Events

Animated Dreams Call for Entries 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: November 18, 2009

The 11th edition of Animation Film Festival Animated Dreams will take place from 18th to 22th November 2009 in Tallinn, Estonia.

Beware, your dreams have been animated!

How to submit a film:

The website poff.ee/anima displays the regulations, the short film entry form. For any kind of information please write to anima@poff.ee.

Disney Events

Dreams Come True: Art of the Classic Fairy Tales from the Walt Disney Studio

By Guest (not verified) | Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: November 15, 2009

From November 15, 2009 to March 14, 2010, the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) will present "Dreams Come True: Art of the Classic Fairy Tales from the Walt Disney Studio," a major exhibition featuring more than 600 original artworks that shaped legendary animated features including SNOW WHITE, CINDERELLA, SLEEPING BEAUTY, THE LITTLE MERMAID and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST.

Film Events

Intervideo Talent Award

By Guest (not verified) | Sunday, November 15, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: November 15, 2009

Films permitted for submission are those dealing with the theme “Tomorrow we will see,” in accordance with the description of the competition. The length of the film contributions must not exceed 10 minutes. In the case of longer films, an excerpt of up to 10 minutes may be submitted.

Japan Events

Metropolis The Movie

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, November 13, 2009 at 11:00am

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Chris Wanamaker, (202) 262 2083 president@dcanimeclub.org

Metropolis to be screened at the

Japan Information and Culture Center,

Embassy of Japan.

DC Anime Club in collaboration with Japan Information and Culture

Center, Embassy of Japan Present screen Metropolis on

Friday November 13, 2009 6:30 pm as part of inaugural showing for a new

film series based on both Anime (Japanese Animation) and Manga ( Japanese

Comics).

Media Events

European Conference on Visual Media Production 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: November 12, 2009

CVMP, the European Conference on Visual Media Production (www.cvmp-conference.org), is now announcing its call for submissions. The conference takes place on 12th and 13th November 2009 at the BFI Southbank, London. Now in the sixth year of CVMP, a new management team is injecting fresh momentum to this unique event, which brings together practitioners in media production from the film, broadcast and games industries with leading academics and researchers in imaging and graphics.

Digital Events

VIEW Conference 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: November 4, 2009

VIEW Conference is the premiere international event in Italy on Computer Graphics, Interactive Techniques, Digital Cinema, 3D Animation, Gaming and VFX.

VIEW 2009 will continue to focus on exploring the increasingly fluid boundary between real and digital worlds. Through lectures, meetings, tributes, exhibits, screenings and demo presentations VIEW will reveal the new digital frontier sweeping from cinema to architecture, from automotive design to advertisement, from medicine to videogames.

Festival Events

Savannah Film Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 31, 2009

The Savannah Film Festival, hosted by the Savannah College of Art and Design, is accepting entries for the 2009 festival, to be held Oct. 31-Nov. 7. Featuring the best in independent, innovative and influential film from around the world, the annual festival presents a full range of cinematic creativity from both award-winning professionals and emerging student filmmakers. Features, documentaries, professional and student shorts, both live action and animated, will be considered. All entries must be postmarked by July 6.

Production Events

VES Entertainment Production Summit

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 24, 2009

The Visual Effects Society (VES) will present a Production Summit for the greater entertainment industry on October 24th. The Production Summit 09 will convene a unique consortium of leading creatives, executives and visionaries to offer a rare opportunity to examine innovative approaches to producer challenges, technology developments and the globalization of the production industry. The one-day event will bring together the entertainment community for a day of inspiration, conversation and collaboration.

Film Events

Cinema by the Bay Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, October 23, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 23, 2009

The San Francisco Film Society has announced that the inaugural Cinema by the Bay festival, a celebration of the passion, innovation and diversity of Bay Area filmmaking, the intelligence and probing spirit of local directors and the incredible depth and breadth of America's film and media frontier, will run October 23-25. The three-day festival will feature new work produced in or about the San Francisco Bay Area and provide a compelling window into Bay Area film culture and practice at its best.

Festival Events

22nd Tokyo International Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, October 17, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 17, 2009

Featuring the returning Tiffcom market, the festival will be the last major feature of CoFesta, an umbrella event covering 16 festivals devoted to music, games, comicbooks, TV shows and film that starts with the Tokyo Game Show to start either September 24 or 25. (Per VARIETY).

Animated Events

San Diego Asian Film Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 15, 2009

Attention animators! The 10th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival 2009 will once again be showcasing animated short films produced by animators of Asian ethnicities in a 90-minute all-animation program. All forms of animation (traditional, claymation, stop-motion, flash, CGI, etc) will be accepted for consideration into this competitive festival. Films by all animators pertaining to Asian issues and themes will also be considered. Only DVD formats are accepted for consideration. A Best Animated Short Film Award will be awarded with prizes to be determined.

Events

New York Comic Con 2010

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 8, 2010

New York Comic Con is the East Coast's biggest and most exciting popular culture convention. Our show floor plays host to the latest and greatest in comics, graphic novels, anime, manga, video games, toys, movies, and television. Our panels and autograph sessions give fans a chance to interact with their favorite creators. Our screening rooms feature sneak peeks at films and television shows months before they hit either big or small screens.

Animation Events

ANIMA'09 -- 5th Cordoba International Animation Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 8, 2009

ANIMA'09 will take place in the city of Cordoba, Argentina, from October 8 through 10, 2009. The festival is organized by the Centro Experimental de Animacion and the Secretaria de Extension Universitaria, National University of Cordoba.

This fifth edition of the ANIMA will be dedicated to exploring the concept of Identity Traits. Therefore, we open the following:

Animation Events

Animafrik Animation Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Monday, October 5, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 5, 2009

Animafrik is an animation festival dedicated to African animation and designed to promote African art and animation. Events include film screenings, an art exhibition, animation workshops and panel discussion: "Prospect and Challenges of the Animation Industry in West Africa."

The festival will be held in Accra and regional screenings in the coastal city of Cape Coast, Takoradi and Kumasi, the Ashanti Kingdom. Regional screenings will continue throughout the month of October.

Animation Events

Animafrik 2009 African Animation Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Monday, October 5, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 5, 2009

Animafrik is an animation festival dedicated to African animation and designed to promote African art and animation. Events include film screenings, an art exhibition, animation workshops and panel discussion: "Prospect and Challenges of the Animation Industry in West Africa."

The festival will be held in Accra and regional screenings in the coastal city of Cape Coast, Takoradi and Kumasi, the Ashanti Kingdom. Regional screenings will continue throughout the month of October.

Festival Events

eDIT 12. Filmmaker's Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Sunday, October 4, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 4, 2009

eDIT The Filmmaker's Festival is an international platform for filmmakers from all production disciplines to meet and share ideas to make them better filmmakers. The goal is to advance the specific parts of the production process with a common purpose of creating better storytelling through understanding. Extraordinary worldwide filmmakers present their work to educate, entertain and inspire their fellow artists in a warm and personal state of the art environment.

Animation Events

Animation Supercon 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, October 2, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 2, 2009

Anime Supercon (ASC) is now Animation Supercon, as it returns for a 4th year to an all new, bigger & better location; the Doubletree Miami Airport Hotel and Convention Center. Animation Supercon will replace Anime Supercon as the shows focus shifts to encompass the entire animation world, and not just Japanese anime. Set for October 2-4, Animation Supercon is a three day festival and convention dedicated to Animation, Cartoons, Anime, Comic Books and Video Games.

Design Events

5D|09 The Immersive Design Conference

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, October 1, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: October 1, 2009

5D|09 The Immersive Design Conference will take place October 1-3, 2009 on the campus of California State University, Long Beach, co-produced by the Art Directors Guild and the University Art Museum.

Last year’s event, which united 1,000 diversified entertainment industry professionals and students, explored the latest ideas in the practice of immersive design from such speakers as Henry Jenkins (MIT), Gore Verbinski (director), Paola Antonelli (MOMA), Mike Benson (ABC Ent.) and Sebastian Sylwan (Autodesk), among others.

Anime Events

New York Anime Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, September 25, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 25, 2009

The 2009 New York Anime Festival, an anime, manga, and Japanese pop culture convention from the creators of New York Comic Con, will take place September 25-27, 2009 at the Jacob K. Javits Center in Manhattan, and attendees, professionals and press can all register now at newyorkanimefestival.com. And, for the first time, NYAF will offer all attendees who register online two complimentary weeks of premium online service on crunchyroll.com, the digital world's #1 destination for anime and Asian video content.

Events

Screening of English-Dubbed Eureka Seven - Good Night, Sleep Tight, Young Lovers

By Guest (not verified) | Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 24, 2009

NCM Fathom, the alternative entertainment division of National CineMedia, has an agreement with Bandai Entertainment to present the English-dubbed version of EUREKA SEVEN - GOOD NIGHT, SLEEP TIGHT, YOUNG LOVERS exclusively in select movie theaters nationwide on September 24th. Through this agreement, EUREKA SEVEN - GOOD NIGHT, SLEEP TIGHT, YOUNG LOVERS will be shown in a one-night event featuring an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the animation production and the making of the English version of EUREKA SEVEN.

Digital Events

Jamaica Digital Arts Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, September 19, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 19, 2009

The Jamaica Digital Arts Festival was formed to create a new opportunity to unleash and showcase some of the nation's productive energy and to develop a critical mass across all social divides to push this creativity for societal benefit. This festival is intended to kick-start national interest in a cultural industry based on the creation of digital arts products.

Festival Events

Maelstrom International Fantastic Film Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, September 18, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 18, 2009

The First Annual Maelstrom International Fantastic Film Festival runs September 18 through 20th, 2009. The complete Festival schedule will be announced in August. Tickets will be made available online as well as in designated ticket venues. For more information on the Festival, including descriptions of films and events, please visit www.mifff.org. Members of the press can find and download more information, including press kits, photos, press releases, and full film descriptions in the press section of the website.

Festival Events

Maelstrom International Fantastic Film Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, September 18, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 18, 2009

The First Annual Maelstrom International Fantastic Film Festival runs September 18 through 20, 2009. The complete festival schedule will be announced in August. Tickets will be made available online as well as in designated ticket venues. For more information on the festival, including descriptions of films and events, please visit www.mifff.org.

Entertainment Events

3D Entertainment Summit 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 16, 2009

The second annual 3D Entertainment Summit will be September 16-17, 2009 at the Universal City Hilton in Universal City, California.

The 2009 3D Entertainment Summit will accommodate more attendees as it moves to a larger space designated for keynotes and panel discussions, film presentations and larger exhibitor area. In addition, the two-day summit will include a state-of-the-art 3-D digital cinema system for special 3-D studio sneak previews and full feature presentations.

Animation Events

SPARK Animation Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 16, 2009

With a mission to ignite creative and collaborative fire, Vancouver ACM SIGGRAPH presents SPARK Animation '09. In its second year, this prestigious week-long speaker series, educational forum and film festival informs and inspires professionals, pioneers and enthusiasts in the world of animation.

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