Monthly Archives: January 2013


For those of you who saw Disney’s “Wreck It Ralph” in the theaters last year, you probably have seen the animated short film “Paperman.” Directed by John Kahrs, “Paperman” tells the story of a man who meets a young woman and is determined to catch her attention when he sees her again across from his […]

Film of the Month: Walt Disney’s 1959 classic, Sleeping Beauty

A movie screening at the Walt Disney Museum this month, Sleeping Beauty! DATE: Daily through JAN 31, except TUES & JAN 19 LOCATION: The Theater Additional Information Free for members or with Museum admission Without Museum admission: General: $7 adult, $5 youth Tickets to our films of the month are complimentary with Museum admission, and […]

Learn From the Masters

An event from the Walt Disney Museum! Ruben Esqueda, independent filmmaker and animation mentor since 1998, will lead a hands-on four-hour master class for animators at all levels of experience. Participants will learn the process of building a professional quality stop motion puppet armature, which will be ready for use in animation by the end […]


THE RABBI’S CAT French animated comedy-adventure from Joann Sfar (Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life) Starts January 18, 2013 in Bay Area Landmark’s Embarcadero Center Cinema One Embarcadero Center, promenade level (Sacramento & Battery), San Francisco (415) 352-0832 Showtimes (valid 1/18 – 24): daily at 12:15 2:40 5:00 7:30 9:45 Tickets available at and at theatre […]

2013 Academy Awards Nominations

Nominations for the 85th Academy Awards have been announced! The awards, red carpet and ceremony will be broadcast live on February 24th. The nominees for the categories below are… Animated Feature Film Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman for Brave Tim Burton for Frankenweenie Sam Fell and Chris Butler for ParaNorman Peter Lord for The Pirates! Band […]