ASIFA Central Annouces Annual Conference & Retreat Nov 7- Nov 8, 2014

ASIFA Central Annual Midwest Animator’s Retreat 2014

Friday Nov 7 – Sat. Nov 8

ASIFA/Central 22nd Annual Midwest Animator’s Retreat
at the Mosaic Film Experience (MFE)
Wealthy Theatre, 1130 Wealthy St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI
www.mosaicfilmexperience.com

Friday, November 7th

Koning Micro Cinema: ASIFA Midwest Animator’s Retreat

6-7pm
Animator’s Reception

7-9pm
International Animation Day Program, curated by Brad Yarhouse

Wealthy Theatre
3:15- 4:30pm You won’t believe it’s High School – High School Youth Perspective
(54m films running time)

4:45- 6:45pm Slice of Life – College Youth Perspective (102m films running time)

7:00 – 10 (creativity – musical theme)
Kira Bursky Spotlight recent winners
Feature film:We Are the Best

Saturday, November 8th

Award winning animator and international workshop leader Gary Schwartz, will be conducting a community animation workshop all day on Saturday. Hands on opportunity to animate!

KONING Micro Cinema: ASIFA Midwest Animator’s Retreat

10am-12 Storytelling and Students – An Animated Mosaic (17 short animations entered in the Mosaic Film Experience)

12-1pm Lunch break ASIFA
You Won’t Believe it’s High School – High School Youth Perspective
(54m films running time)

1-2pm Women in Animation Interactive game show presentation, presented by Chuck Wilson

2-4pm Midwest Animation Showcase Informal Presentation –10 minute segments as ASIFA/Central Animators show work & Q&A – Bring something to share!

4-5:45 Heavy & Light – College Youth Perspective (93m films running time)

6-8 From the Dark(er) side – An Animated Mosaic (17 short animations entered in the Mosaic Film Experience)

Wealthy Theatre
11am-12 Screen CMC animation/doc camp and Yellow Project
Gary Schwartz/Animator – kicks off animation project with students

12-2pm Slice of Life – College Youth Perspective (102m films running time*)

2:15-4pm Heavy & Light – College Youth Perspective (93m films running time*)

4:15-5:45pm Andy Fortenbacher – Spotlight recent winners

6-6:45pm Rick Wilson Awards screening (36m films running time)

7-8:30pm MFE Awards screening (52m winning films running time)

8:45pm Feature Film: Point and Shoot

 

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