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Nov 28, 2016, 11:00 ET Annie Awards Nominations Announced

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 44th Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the year's best...


Nov 09, 2016, 11:00 ET ASIFA-Hollywood Donates $20k To Academy

ASIFA-Hollywood has donated $20k to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to assist with the curation and documentation of a major...


Aug 15, 2016, 11:00 ET Call For Entries For The 44th Annie Awards Set For August 22

 The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced today its 'Call for Entries' for the 44th Annual Annie Awards...


Feb 07, 2016, 01:00 ET Pixar Wins Big At 43rd Annie Awards

  Pixar Animation Studios was the big winner at the 43rd Annual Annie Awards, Saturday evening at UCLA's Royce Hall. 'Inside Out' won Best...


Jan 26, 2016, 11:00 ET 43rd Annie Awards Announce Roster Of Presenters

Saturday, February 6 will mark the 43rd Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the year's best in animation. Returning for a second year to present...


Dec 01, 2015, 11:00 ET 43rd Annie Award Nominations Announced!

 The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 43rd Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the...


Dec 01, 2014, 11:00 ET 42nd Annie Award Nominations Announced!

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 42nd Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the...


Oct 21, 2014, 11:00 ET ASIFA-Hollywood To Provide More Student Scholarships, Allocate More Funds To Animation Aid Foundation

ASIFA-Hollywood, the nonprofit professional organization dedicated to promoting the art of animation, recently announced plans to provide more...


Sep 03, 2014, 11:00 ET 42nd Annual Annie Awards Announce 'Call For Entries' - Sept. 3

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announces the "Call for Entries" today for the 42nd Annual...


Feb 02, 2014, 01:00 ET 'Frozen' Warms The Hearts Of Voters, Wins Best Animated Feature At 41st Annual Annie Awards

 Walt Disney Animation's 'Frozen' took top honors as Best Animated Feature at the 41st Annual Annie Awards held Saturday, February 1 at UCLA's...


Dec 02, 2013, 11:00 ET 41st Annie Awards Nominations Announced

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 41st Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the...


Nov 15, 2013, 11:00 ET Patrick Warburton To Host 41st Annies

 The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced today that TV, film and voice actor, Patrick Warburton, will host the...


Feb 03, 2013, 01:00 ET Disney's 'Wreck-It Ralph' Wins Best Animated Feature At 40th Annual Annie Awards

 Disney's 'Wreck-It Ralph' won the Best Animated Feature honor at the 40th Annual Annie Awards held Saturday, February 2 at UCLA's Royce Hall....


Jan 29, 2013, 15:19 ET Maltin, Paulsen & Lamarche To Share Hosting Honors At 40th Annie Awards -- Saturday, Feb. 2

 Why have just one when you can have four!  Former Annie Awards host and movie reviewer Leonard Maltin and voice actors Rob...


Dec 03, 2012, 11:00 ET 40th Annual Annie Award Nominations Announced

 The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 40th Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the...


Aug 27, 2012, 11:00 ET 40th Annie Awards 'Call for Entries' Sept. 3

 The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announces its 'Call for Entries' for the 40th Annual Annie Awards. Submissions will...


Feb 05, 2012, 00:42 ET 'Rango' Receives Best Animated Feature Award at 39th Annual Annie Awards

 Paramount Pictures 'Rango' took top honors as the Best Animated Feature at the 39th Annual Annie Awards, Saturday, February 4, at UCLA's Royce...


Jan 23, 2012, 11:00 ET Patton Oswalt to Host 39th Annual Annie Awards

Patton Oswalt, who was recently nominated by the Chicago, Toronto and Los Angeles Film Critics' Associations for his performance in the film Young...


Dec 05, 2011, 11:00 ET 39th Annie Award Nominations Announced

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 39th Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the...


Aug 18, 2011, 14:28 ET ASIFA-Hollywood Announces 2011 Annies 'Call for Entries'

BURBANK, Calif., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announces its 'Call for Entries' for the...


Feb 06, 2011, 00:45 ET 'How To Train Your Dragon' Wins Best Animated Feature at 38th Annual Annie Awards

DreamWorks Animation's "How To Train Your Dragon" won top honors as the Best Animated Feature at the 38th Annual Annie Awards on Saturday, February...


Jan 26, 2011, 15:12 ET Tom Kenny, Voice of SpongeBob SquarePants, to Host 38th Annual Annie Awards

Tom Kenny, the voice of the wildly successful film and television character 'SpongeBob SquarePants,' is set to host this year's 38th Annual Annie...


Dec 06, 2010, 11:00 ET Nominations Announced for the 38th Annual Annie Awards

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announces nominations today for the 38th Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the...


Sep 03, 2010, 11:00 ET ASIFA-Hollywood Announces 2010 'Call for Entries'

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announces its 'Call for Entries' for the 38th Annual Annie Awards. The Annie Award is...


Feb 07, 2010, 00:30 ET Pixar's 'Up' Wins the Annie for Best Feature

Pixar Animation Studio's Up wins the Best Animated Feature honor at the 37th Annual Annie Awards held at UCLA's Royce Hall on Saturday, Feb. 6....