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Japan Events

Evangelion 1.0

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 9, 2009



CONTACT: Chris Wanamaker, (202) 262 2083

Evangelion1.0 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 Evangelion 1.0 Wednesday September 9, 2009 6:30 pm as part of inaugural showing for a new film series based on both Anime (Japanese Animation) and Manga ( Japanese Comics).



By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: September 9, 2009

"DISNEY'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL" Train Tour rolls into Indianapolis September 9, offering visitors an exclusive 3D sneak peek from the movie as well as a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the making of the movie--with artifacts and character designs housed in real train cars. Amidst a winter wonderland with holiday decor, visitors will see footage from "Disney's A Christmas Carol" inside an inflatable 3-D theatre. Visitors can also check out the cutting-edge technology behind the film, as well as artifacts from the Charles Dickens Museum and interactive games. The fun family event is totally FREE!

Festival Events

10th Annual Woodstock Museum Film/Video Festival

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

The Woodstock Museum is hosting its 10th film/video festival with the theme of "Change." The festival screens completed features, documentaries, shorts and works in progress. All genres including animation and digital media; everything must be in English (or with English subtitles). Submission formats can be DVD (NTSC and PAL), DV, DVCAM, VHS, S-VHS, Hi-8 or BETA SP.

Japan Events

Screening of Evangelion 1.0

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

DC Anime Club, in collaboration with Japan Information and Culture Center, Embassy of Japan present a screening of EVANGELION 1.0 on Wednesday September 2, 2009 at 6:30 pm as part of inaugural showing for a new film series based on both anime (Japanese animation) and manga (Japanese Comics).

Films Events

Iris - International Festival of LGBT Animation

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

The Iris - International Festival of LGBT Animation will screen animated films, Brazilians and foreigners, with topics related to sexual diversity: gay men, lesbians, bisexuals, transvestites and transsexuals.

We selected 21 short animated films from different countries: Brazil, South Africa, Australia, Bulgaria, Canada, Denmark, USA, France, Netherlands, UK, Sweden and Turkey. The films are in two special programs (Program 1 and Program 2) and will screen in two sessions daily (7:00pm and 8:30pm) during the 3 first Tuesday of 2009 September (09/01, 09/08 and 09 /15).


Ink Well Foundation Mixer

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

The Ink Well is a group of New York animators, illustrators, and cartoon artists who draw with children facing illness in hospitals and other health care centers.

The Ink Well is on the hunt for some new volunteers so this Monday the 17th we're headed for a little food, drinks and fun on the outdoor patio of The Mad Hatter. All artists with a professional background in the arts are welcome. We'll be on the outdoor patio, ask for The Ink Well party.

When: Monday, August 17th at The Mad Hatter at 8:30PM Where: 360 3rd Ave at the intersection of 26th Street

Entertainment Events

The Road to RoadShow Webinar Series

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

For the past 12 years, The L.A Office's RoadShow has been the "must-attend" event for brands, entertainment marketers and agencies alike. It is the only event created specifically for the entertainment marketing community. Whether you are already using entertainment content to enhance your marketing programs or simply interested in the opportunities, RoadShow provides the perfect blend of in-depth property introductions, industry insights and first-class networking in a forum that has built the reputation of being the Must Attend event of the year.

Anime Events

Anime Festival Orlando 10

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

Anime Festival Orlando is excited to announce the exciting conclusion of "The Swords of Orlandia". "Swords of Orlandia" is the story behind AFO's Interactive Convention Experience. The talented writing staff has crafted an original story/game in which attendees can voluntarily participate all weekend long. Throughout the event there are "character cut scenes", side quests and plenty of leveling up that even casual fans of Live Action Role-playing will enjoy.

Shorts Events

BAMcinemaFEST shorts Sunday

By Guest (not verified) | Sunday, June 28, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: June 28, 2009

BAMcinematek celebrates 10 years of innovative film programming with the launch of BAMcinemaFEST, a new film festival featuring new independent films. A festival highlight, Shorts Sunday is an all-day program of 29 short films hand-picked by BAMcinematek curators. These shorts by international and Brooklyn-based filmmakers include animated, narrative, documentary, and experimental work by established and emerging artists. Each program features Q&As with a selection of the filmmakers.


Shorts Program 1 -- Animation: 12:30-2 p.m.


MoCCA Thursday: TYPHON Carousel

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

Please join the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art -- MoCCA for an evening of dazzling cartoon slide shows featuring work from the critically-acclaimed comics anthology TYPHON Volume One on June 18 at 7 p.m.

This exclusive event is brought to you by TYPHON editor Danny Hellman and Carousel host R. Sikoryak.

A select group of TYPHON contributors will be on hand to present their strips, including:

Gregory BentonRupert BottenbergVictor "Bald Eagles" CayroNick GazinHawk KrallHugoPshaw

Films Events

NFB Toronto Open House

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, June 13, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: June 13, 2009

Saturday, June 13, noon to 10 pm Sunday, June 14, noon to 5 pm

Saturday at 1 pm & 3 pm - Luminato Reel Grab a seat in our cinema and enjoy a 48-minute selection of award-winning animated short films celebrating literacy (all films are based on stories) - THE GIRL WHO HATED BOOKS, TZARITZA, I WANT A DOG, BLACKBERRY SUBWAY JAM, THE FRIENDS OF KWAN MING and OMA'S QUILT.

FREE VIEWING on our digital viewing stations -- Try out our digital viewing stations to explore titles from the NFB collection.

Film Events

5 Centimeters per Second and Voices of a Distant Star Screening

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, May 29, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: May 29, 2009

The Japan Information and Culture Center, Embassy of Japan in collaboration with DC Anime Club Present screenings of 5 CENTIMETERS PER SECOND and VOICES OF A DISTANT STAR on Friday May 29, 2009 at 6:30 p.m. as part of inaugural showing for a film series based on both anime and manga.

Artists Events

Design Festa Vol. 29

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, May 16, 2009 at 11:00am

Design Festa is a biannual international art event, started in 1994. It is open to all artists from all over the world to exhibit their creative talent freely. 7,000 artists working in a variety of mediums will be present, turning the two day event into artistic chaos. There will be booth areas(2,600 booths), an outdoor live-show stage, an indoor stage, a mini-theater space and a restaurant and cafe/bar area, all for your enjoyment during these two days filled with art, energy, excitement and discovery.

Festival Events

F5 Festival

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

F5 is a new two-day creativity festival coming to New York City April 16 and 17. F5's eclectic lineup is built around "creative collisions" -- moments of lasting insight and inspiration that come from venturing outside your comfort zone and smashing into other ?elds.

International Events

Anima Basauri 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, March 20, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: March 20, 2009

Animabasauri5-Animabasque, Basauri-Bizkaia International Animated Film Festival's fifth edition will be held from March 20-27 in Basauri (Bizkaia). Numerous international feature and short films will take part in competitive and non-competitive sections and besides, a lot of activities will be organized such us animation workshops for adults and children, screenings for schools and other several events.

Reel Events

REEL TALKS: Cine'mation @ San Diego Latino Film Festival

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

San Diego Latino Film Festival is partnering with the international and local film communities to bring you a live set of workshops & panel discussions. Reel Talks will take place at the UltraStar Mission Valley Cinemas during the course of the festival.

Reel Talks offers emerging filmakers, screenwriters, arists, scholars, students and film lovers an outstanding opportunity to meet with top professionals and learn the craft of the cinema in the real world, with its new trends, insider tips and emerging technologies.

Reel Talks Package ... $20.00 - Buy Your Tickets Now

Film Events

REDCAT International Children's Film Festival 2009

By Guest (not verified) | Saturday, February 21, 2009 at 11:00am
Begins: February 21, 2009

Thousands of children and their families are expected to gather at REDCAT for the 4th annual REDCAT International Children's Film Festival. An audience favorite, this year's festival looks to all corners of the globe to showcase 86 films from 25 different countries. Film lovers of all ages will be treated to an eye-opening journey around the globe and revel in a treasure trove of unforgettable stories. The festival will be held on Saturdays and Sundays from February 21 through March 8, 2009.

Films Events


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

The Picture House in Pelham, NY, the Westchester Arts Council, Howard Beckerman, J.J. Sedelmaier, & the Jacob Burns Film Center celebrate the 103-year history of animation in the NY region. Sunday, January 25th the Picture House presents THE NEW YORK INDEPENDENTS: LEGENDARY FILMS & FILMMAKERS, a 2-part program: “Animation in Advertising” & “Independent Animators/Films.”

Animation Events

Hubbub: The Las Vegas Global Animation Festival

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

Where does content marry technology in the chapel of creativity? In Vegas, home of Hubbub. Taking place January 8-11, 2009 during the week of the mega-popular Consumer Electronics Show, this is the festival where the most boss short animation in the world meets up with the finest and most advanced screening equipment. We'll showcase all kinds of animation, everything from family programs in the morning to adventurous and creative animation for grown-ups in the afternoons and evenings.

Animation Events

Klik! Amsterdam Animation Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Tuesday, December 9, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: December 9, 2008

KLIK! is the festival that programmes animated popular culture right along highbrow professional animated art. It bridges the gap that separates the layman and the connoisseur and the beginner and the professional. KLIK! is also a perfect stage for the animation industry to profile itself to a wider audience. It is a festival that is open for initiatives that originated in the marketplace and looks to adapt those into the festival experience, with a special interest in gaming, web animation and TV series.

November Events

SAND 2008

By Guest (not verified) | Monday, November 24, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: November 24, 2008

Held in Swansea, Wales, SAND is a U.K. conference event for CGI animation, digital content and creation, attracting visitors and speakers from around the world, holding sessions on computer games, procedural animation, films, post production techniques, TV commercials and motion capture. Now in its ninth year, the conference is organized by Swansea Metropolitan University in partnership with the Welsh Assembly Government.

SAND Business and SAND Papers: Monday, November 24 SAND Interactive (Games): Tuesday, November 25 SAND Games: Wednesday, November 26

Festival Events

3DX: 3D Film & Entertainment Technology Festival

By Guest (not verified) | Wednesday, November 19, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: November 19, 2008

Singapore will be the host of the world's first fully 3-D based film and entertainment technology festival taking place November 19-23, 2008. The Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) will host the festival officially named 3DX: 3D Film & Entertainment Technology Festival. Jim Chabin of 3D Partners will serve as 3DX executive producer of the five-day event taking place in Asia. The festival is supported by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB).

Festival Events

onedotzero_adventures in motion festival

By Guest (not verified) | Friday, November 14, 2008 at 11:00am
Begins: November 14, 2008

onedotzero_adventures in motion festival returns to London with a new partnership with BFI Southbank with a packed three day event November 14-16, 2008.

The world's most innovative festival of motion arts and entertainment delivers a compelling mix of arts, culture and entertainment, bringing together groundbreaking cinematic work, sensory installations, explosive live AV and music performances, stellar screening programs, discussions, workshops and parties.

This year's festival has a theme of "Citystates," a creative inquiry into how we live in the modern metropolis.