ASIFA-Hollywood Throws Animated Holiday Bash

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, will be holding its annual animated holiday party at the new ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Center in Burbank, Calif. on Friday, Dec. 17. Featuring live music, food and cartoons, the event will kick off at 7:30 p.m. and all are invited.

The Yule Tide shindig will also offer the first public viewing of ASIFA-Hollywood’s new headquarters in Burbank. Attendees will be able to check out the new digs before the organization moves its archives, library and offices into the space.

ASIFA-Hollywood is gearing up for the 32nd annual Annie Awards, to be hosted by SpongeBob SquarePants voice Tom Kenny on Jan. 30 at the historic Alex theater in Glendale, Calif. The nominees were announced this week, with the Disney/Pixar blockbuster The Incredibles leading the pack with 16 nods. For more information, see our story at www.animationmagazine.net/article.php?article_id=3289.

The New ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Center is located at 2114 Burbank Blvd. In Burbank (4 blocks east of Buena Vista on the South side of the street.)