Association Internationale du Film d’Animation
International Animated Film Association


Birthdays and tombstones: Nukufilm Studio Turns 60

The longstanding Estonian studio continues to break boundaries with powerful, eloquent films.

The New American Golden Age of American Independent Animation

Strong voices in the American Independent scene have navigated new avenues of existence, resulting in a flourishing of independent work.

Bonobostudio - a small miracle in the vast Balkans

A small studio in Zagreb grows to be an international success.

Pivotal Film: New Animation Shorts Reviewed

Four recently released films, reviewed by Timothy David Orme.

Defiance in Animation

In a time of political and social unsteadiness, new films on the festival circuit embrace a flagrant air of defiance.

Sex Makes Sense

A new generation of women animators are establishing a feminist paradigm of animated sexual expression.

Video Games + Independent Animation

Before the recent rise of games made by independent animators, there were a number of films that mimic the aesthetics, narrative styles, and functions of video games; we will take a look at a selection of these films which best express this impulse.

New ASIFA Magazine

It is with big pleasure, that we can announce the appearance of the newly designed ASIFA Magazine!

Scratch, Crackle, and Pop! An Interview with Steven Woloshen

Celebrated filmmaker and passionate evangelist of handcrafted cinema, Steven Woloshen, has released his latest colorfully informative book on handmade film techniques, Scratch, Crackle & Pop: a whole grains approach to making films without a camera.

Riho Unt Talks The Master

"The animated film The Master is a reflection of what we see and feel around us and to which we have no straightforward solution."