Association Internationale du Film d’Animation
International Animated Film Association


Inni Karine Melbye - The Mother of Norwegian Animation (1937 – 2018)

Inni Karine Melbye, touched the lives of so many different people, from her family, friends, and colleagues, to the many young people throughout the world who she worked with as a major part of the ASIFA Animation Work Group.

GLAS Animation Festival 2017

The 2nd annual GLAS Animation Festival in Berkeley, California proves it will be the up and coming animation festival in the USA to watch (and attend) in years to come.

Animation Educators Forum Now Accepting Applications for 2018 Faculty Grants

ASIFA-Hollywood and the Animation Educators Forum (AEF) announce they are now accepting applications for the 2018 Faculty Grant program.

International Animation Day 2017

International Animation Day was celebrated around the world on October 28th.

ASIFA Prize 2017 - Jean Francois Laguionie

The ASIFA Prize 2017 was given to Jean Francois Laguionie on June 5, 2017 at the opening of Zagreb Animation Festival.

International Animation Day 2016

International Animation Day took place on October 28th.

Animation: A World History, Volumes 1, 2, and 3 by Giannalberto Bendazzi

The final book, Contemporary Times, deals with the globalization of animation, the expansion of television series, and the role of Japan, Korea, China, and India in the animation industry. 

In Memoriam: Eduard Nazarov (1941-2016)

On 11 September 2016 the world lost a renowned animator with the passing of Eduard Vasilevich Nazarov in Moscow at the age of 75.

In Memoriam: Alex Stitt (1937-2016)

It is with great sadness that I share with you the news that Alex Stitt passed away on 2 October, 2016.

The First Animation Study Annual Conference of China

“The First Animation Study Annual Conference of China", was held at Chengdu University in Sichuan Province during 19th-20th of November. ASIFA-CHINA was involved as of co-organizer (and advisor) of the event.