ASIFA-Atlanta’s Animation Attack! 2009

Animation Attack 2009 flyer

Starting Wednesday, August 26th, ASIFA-Atlanta, in conjunction with the Atlanta Underground Film Festival, will be putting on Animation Attack! 2009 . Most screenings will be at the Midtown Art Cinema, in addition to a special screening of Bruce Bickford’s 47-minute, psychedelic clay animated Cas’l (see excerpt below), accompanied by a live soundtrack performed by Omelet, at Eyedrum on at 11:00pm.  There will be screenings of selected short films at the Midtown on August 26th at 8:30pm  and Thursday, August 27th at 9:30 pm, as well as a showing of Nina Paley’s Sita Sings the Blues at The Five Spot. A full schedule can be found here.

Bruce Bickford’s Cas’l (excerpt)

Author: Harvey Deneroff

Harvey Deneroff is a Los Angeles-based independent animation and film scholar specializing in labor history. He formerly taught at the Savannah College of Art and Design and was editor of Animation Magazine, Animation World Magazine, and Graiffit (published by ASIFA-Hollywood). He is the founder and past president of the Society for Animation Studies.

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  1. On Wednesday night, make sure you check out the “Max the Hero” cartoon, which was produced & directed by Mike Salva; written & performed by Bill Corbett, Kevin Murphy, and Michael J. Nelson. (You might know them from Rifftrax or Mystery Science Theater 3000.)

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