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A repost from Will Finn’s blog. As of this month I have been working in the animation industry for 36 years. Currently I work from home, for various employers as a freelance independent contractor, mostly as a digital storyboard artist. It has its ups and downs but (HUMBLEBRAG ALERT) most of the time I’m busy […]

Calling All Animators: GIPHY Film Fest Competition

GIPHY Film Fest: Powered by Squarespace Can you entertain the world in only 18 seconds or less? SUBMIT YOUR WORK FOR A CHANCE TO BE SCREENED AT THE FIRST GIPHY FILM FEST IN NEW YORK CITY THIS NOVEMBER AND FOR THE CHANCE TO WIN THE GRAND PRIZE OF $10,000 + MORE. DEADLINE: October 11, 2018 […]

Fall 2018 2D ANM ONSITE Workshops

ARC Language LAB for ANM/VFX for Fall 2018

SUMMER 2018 ONSITE Town Hall Meeting

SUMMER 2018- ARC Workshops and Language Labs

GUEST SPEAKER: Hanna Abi-Hanna on Wednesday 4/18

Hanna Abi-Hanna, 2D Traditional Animation MFA Alumnus and 2018 Annie Award winner for Best Lead Animator for his work on “Cuphead,” will be talking about his journey and giving animation demos Date: Wednesday, April 18th, 7pm-9pm Location: 79 New Montgomery, Theatre A compilation of some of the animation work Hanna did on Cuphead between 2015 […]


Spring Awards Screening on MAY 4

Submission Guidelines:

Animation Block Party is now open for submissions!

The 15th annual Animation Block Party is July 26-29, 2018. Timeline: EARLY March 12, 2018 Regular:   US$35 per film Student:  US$25 per film STANDARD May 24, 2018 Regular:  US$40 per film Student: US$30 per film LATE June 8, 2018 Regular:  US$45 per film Student: US$35 per film RULES: Please follow all rules regarding ABP submission […]