SEMAFX Animation Fest Kicks Off In Michigan

The SEMAFX Network (Southeast Michigan Animation and Special Effects) is holding its Second Annual Film Festival of Animation and Shorts on Tuesday, September 17, 2002.

Hosted by Schoolcraft College in Livonia and sponsored by Discreet, Rw Productions, and TBRVideo, the event will feature guest demo artists, refreshments, door prizes and the opportunity to mingle with some of Detroit’s hottest local animation and FX artists.

The hour-long fest will begin at 6:30 p.m. in Room M200 at the McDowell Center at Schoolcraft College in Livonia, Michigan. Maps are available at www. For more information, visit

While the call for entries deadline has passed, desperate, last minute filmmakers are urged to call Joseph Brancik at 248-593-9510 to "beg for an extension."