Author Archives: JChan

ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum’s Annual Scholarship Program

ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum’s annual scholarship program is now accepting applications. This is an international opportunity, assisting students in completing their education in accredited college-level animation programs, applications are accepted from students entering their year or above and from graduate students. Awards range from $2,500 to $5,000 and may be applied to tuition, books supplies, […]

Spring 2019 ANM Online Director Town Hall Chat

Wednesday, February 27th @ 4:00pm Pacific Time To participate, register here: https://live4.academyart.edu/anmdirthsp19/event/registration.html Can’t attend? You can request a recording here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/D6N88Y5 If you have any issues accessing the online meeting room, please contact the Online Help Desk: Email: online@academyart.edu Phone: 415.618.3545 or 1.888.431.ARTS

PIXAR SPARKSHORTS: “Kitbull” by former AAU student, Rosana Sullivan

Spring Show 2019 Submission Guidelines

Check out the submission guidelines here.

Spring 2019 Onsite Town Hall Meeting

BlueSky is coming on February 21st!

Annecy International Animation Film Festival- Deadline February 15

The Annecy International Animation Film Festival is a competition between cartoon films of various techniques (animated drawings, cut-out papers, modelling clay, etc.) classified in various categories including feature films, short films, films produced for television and advertising or the internet and student films. It’s free to enter. Deadline is February 15.Here is the link on […]

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ and How a Scene Crawled to Life | Anatomy of a Scene

Alberto Mielgo’s early storyboards and animatics for Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse

From Alberto Mielgo’s Vinemo account: As I mentioned before, I was hired to direct the animation test for the new Spiderman film. Here you can see my original storyboards and animatics that I produced for such a test. My main intention was to explore the language of comics and cinema and merge them together. We […]

BlueSky Internship Program

Our summer internship program is a fun, exciting and education-packed 10 weeks. Each intern is specially selected and placed in a department that best fits their skills and interests. Throughout the 10 weeks they will be mentored and supervised by a Blue Sky professional in that field. All 2019 summer internships start in early June […]