Association Internationale du Film d’Animation
International Animated Film Association

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Obituaries

In Memoriam: Marcell Jankovics

Tribute to icon of Hungarian animation, director of "Son of the White Mare", Marcell Jankovics

In Memoriam - Bruno Edera

A tribute to one of the founding pillars of Swiss animation , Bruno Edera.

In Memoriam - Gene Dietch

Tribute to animator and director Gene Deitch 1924-2020

In Memorium - Ihab Shaker

Tribute to Egyptian animator Ihab Shaker - August 15, 1933 – December 25, 2019

In Memorium - John Vassiliades

The world of animation mourns the loss of John Vassiliades, founding member and the first president of ASIFA HELLAS (Greek Union of Animation).

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.

In Memoriam - Eduard Nazarov

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

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