Monthly Archives: September 2015

VIEW Award 2015 (Deadline: September 15, 2015)

Last year, the VIEW AWARD brought forth some astonishingly talented animators into the public and industry spotlight. After the international success of past edition of our VIEW AWARD, the 2015 contest is ready to widen its scope with new themes, new subjects and new contestants. As the last few years, VIEW will include both students […]

AAU Alumus, Kevin Yuille has been nominated for an Emmy!!

AAU Alumus, Kevin Yuille has been nominated for an Emmy as Lead Compositor on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Below is the VFX Reel for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Congratulations Kevin!

Learning In The Flesh: Why Disney Sends Its Animators To Life Drawing Classes

From Fast To Create: By Susan Karlin For 82 years, Disney’s in-studio life drawing classes have helped evolve its animated characters. But as increasing reliance on computers lures young animators away from classical drawing, three of Disney’s current master teachers are reminding them why figure drawing is still crucial. Since 1932, Disney has been the […]

“LADY and the frog” will be screening at the Burbank International Film Festival 2015

Tina Hsu’s LADY and the frog will be screening at the Burbank International Film Festival 2015 this weekend! For a chance to see it, check out the screening schedule here. Congratulations Tina!

Damien Rice Releases ‘Hypnosis’ Video From ‘The Prophet’ Soundtrack

From NPR: by Katie Presley • Animation is the perfect medium to illustrate Damien Rice‘s new single, “Hypnosis.” It’s taken from the soundtrack to The Prophet, one of two songs Rice contributed, and the video’s images are drawn entirely from the film. Animation’s project is to convey a full range of feeling and experience using simple lines, […]

September 2015 Theatre Calendar at the Castro Theatre