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Frozen 2: Behind the Scenes

Be among the first to experience new footage from Frozen 2, the breathlessly anticipated sequel to the 2013 phenomenon Frozen.  For your guide, Director and Academy Award® winner Chris Buck takes you […]

Ne Zha

SPECIAL SCREENING AND DISCUSSION WITH COLOROOM FOUNDER, YI QIAO With the release of Ne Zha, the Chinese animation industry has come into its own. The $20 million budget film has […]


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Zog: The Making of

Academy Award nominated director Max Lang will be here in-person to introduce the film and answer your questions afterward! A true global fan favorite, ZOG won Audience Prizes in three different […]

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Hair Love: The Making of

MATTHEW A. CHERRY IN-PERSON! Hair Love is a story about learning something new. In 2007, after retiring from the NFL, Matthew A. Cherry moved to Los Angeles, and switched gears to […]

Klaus: Behind the Scenes

Animation Is Film is proud to present this exclusive sneak peek at one of the most highly anticipated animated features of the year – Netflix’s KLAUS! Hear from filmmakers – […]

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I Lost My Body

INTRO & Q+A w/ DIRECTOR JÉRÉMY CLAPIN AND PRODUCER MARC DU PONTAVICE Los Angeles Premiere, presented in partnership with COLCOA French Film Festival The most celebrated animated film so far […]

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No. 7 Cherry Lane

  INTRO & Q+A w/ DIRECTOR YONFAN Hong Kong master Yonfan’s first feature since 2009’s Prince of Tears is also his first foray into the world of animated filmmaking.  But […]


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Weathering With You

INTRO & Q+A w/ DIRECTOR MAKOTO SHINKAI Weathering With You is the highly-anticipated new film from director Makoto Shinkai and producer Genki Kawamura, the creative team behind the critically-acclaimed, global […]

White Snake

INTRO & Q+A w/ CO-DIRECTOR JI ZHAO! The late Tang dynasty. There is great chaos under heaven. One day, a young man from Snake-Catcher Village, Xuan, discovers a mysterious girl […]


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OPENING NIGHT!
Weathering With You

INTRO & Q+A w/ DIRECTOR MAKOTO SHINKAI Weathering With You is the highly-anticipated new film from director Makoto Shinkai and producer Genki Kawamura, the creative team behind the critically-acclaimed, global […]

The Swallows of Kabul

  INTRO & Q+A w/ DIRECTOR ELÉA GOBBÉ-MÉVELLEC Critically embraced after its Un Certain Regard screening in Cannes, Zabou Breitman and Eléa Gobbé-Mévellec’s harrowing story of two Afghani couples living […]

Marona’s Fantastic Tale

INTRO & Q+A w/ DIRECTOR ANCA DAMIAN With the release of her Cristal Award-winning Crulic – The Path to Beyond in 2011, Anca Damian’s presence was announced like a lightning […]

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Children of the Sea

INTRO & Q+A w/ DIRECTOR AYUMU WATANABE Children of the Sea is the latest feature from Japan’s Studio 4°C, the acclaimed studio behind AIF alumni MFKZ and Mind Game, and is […]

Funan

Q+A with director Denis Do and producer Sebastien Onomo Winner of the Cristal, the highest award at Annecy Animation Festival, Funan is a powerful and beautiful story of a young […]

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Crow: The Legend

In a time before mankind walked the face of the Earth there exists only Spring, so the world is always sunny and the animals live content and free of worry. […]

Tito and the Birds

Q+A with Filmmaker This gorgeous film from Brazil uses a mix of oil painting, line drawing, and computer animation to tell an imaginative children’s tale with potent political undertones. Tito loves […]

The LEGO Batman Movie

Q&A with Director! Warner Animation presents a special screening of this year’s critical and box office hit, Lego Batman.  Event includes Q&A with filmmakers and special guests (check back here […]

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