Monthly Archives: May 2012

What the Cool Kids Are Watching These Days: The Legend of Korra

After the Nickelodeon animated series Avatar: The Last Airbender ended in 2008, Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko decided to create a sequel called, The Legend of Korra. The show has recently premiered in April and has received positive reviews from critics and fans of all ages. The story takes place 70 years after the […]

Spring Show 2012 Exhibit

This years exhibit is at 2801 Leavenworth Str “The Cannery.” The animation exhibit is on the 2nd floor sharing and amazing space with Games and Illustration. Congratulations to the graduating class of 2012 for providing us with such great work.

Film Night in the Park 2012

With summer approaching soon, this presents us with warmer days that are perfect for outdoor activities. Instead of just playing in the park this summer, why not watch a movie in the park? Every summer, Film Night in the Park, has screened many movies in parks around the Bay Area. From parks in Marin County […]

Submit to Cartoon Brew’s 3rd Student Animation Festival

Cartoon Brew announces it’s 3rd annual student film festival. web link here: http://www.cartoonbrew.com/shorts/submit-to-cartoon-brew’s-3rd-student-animation-festival.html We’re excited to announce a call for entries for our third annual Student Film Festival, a yearly showcase of outstanding student films from around the globe. We’ve received hundreds of submissions in our first two years that have resulted in a fantastic […]

Snow White and the Several Adaptations

Many fairy tales have been adapted to films and television shows. This year, we have had many adaptations of the story of Snow White. From the ABC television series, Once Upon a Time, to recent films such as Mirror Mirror and Snow White and the Huntsman. One of the most famous Snow White films is […]

The City of Hayward is looking for an animation intern!

A message from the City of Hayward: The City of Hayward is looking for an animation and web design intern to help to create a dynamic and unique web-based presentation for our mural art program. The vision is to have this animated narrator person(s)—possibly a male/female that looks like an artist/painter—and their sidekick—possibly a paint […]

SPRING SHOW 2012- Festival Screening & Awards Presentation

Maurice Sendak (June 10, 1928 – May 8, 2012)

Passing away at the age of 83, Maurice Sendak was an American children’s author and illustrator. He was well known for his children’s picture book, Since 1963, there have been many adaptations of the beloved children’s book. The book has been converted into shorts, operas and even a live-action film directed by Spike Jonze in […]

Spring Show 2012 submission examples

Need inspiration for formatting your Spring Show 2012? Follow this link for many examples of the posters winners and runners up made: http://media.academyart.edu/springshow2011/anm.html

Let Them Graduate!

There might be 7 months until Christmas, but for some, graduation is in 3 weeks. Tis the season where students prepare for the finale of their last spring semester. For my first post on the Animation School Daily, I was looking for inspiration and I ended up checking my Facebook. I went to WonderCon this […]

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