Thursday, July 24.
Animation Block Party 2014 opens at Brookfield Place (formerly the World Financial Center) ground level, along the water between West Street and the Hudson River - 220 Vesey Street, NY, NY, 10281.
Doors at 6:30pm. Live Music at 7:45 pm. Films begin at 8:45pm. Screening is free and open to the public.
ABP Opening Night at Rooftop Films is presented by Arts Brookfield
Friday July 25.
ABP continues on Friday, July 25th at BAMcinématek located at the Peter Sharp Building, 30 Lafayette Avenue in Brooklyn, NY 11217.
2pm - Experimental Films, Graphic Design and Music Videos: Animation Block Party presents a collection of the year’s best experimental animated shorts, design oriented films and cutting edge music videos.
4pm - Student Films & Independent Animators: Animation Block Party presents a collection of imaginative films by students and independent animators.
7pm - Space Jam: Michael Jordan helps the Looney Toons play a basketball game against aliens in a battle for cartoon freedom.
9:45pm - NYC premiere of Los Angeles’ Animation Breakdown Roundup with a special intro from Cinefamily programmer Alex McDonald and Nickelodeon’s director of animation development Kevin Sukho Lee.
*Friday Night After Party is at Pacific Standard - 82 4th Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11217. Dollar off drinks to all ABP ticket holders.
Saturday July 26.
ABP continues on Saturday, July 26th at BAMcinématek located at the Peter Sharp Building, 30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11217.
2pm - Animation for Kids - Animation Block Party presents a fresh collection of the year’s best family-friendly animated shorts in festival competition, including a handful of select cartoons from the major studios.
430pm - Tom Stathes’ Cartoons on Film – This summer’s throwback presentation features a look at the iconic Farmer Alfalfa, created by animation legend, Paul Terry.
7pm - International Shorts // Program One – Animation Block Party presents a blend of the best animated shorts from around the world.
9pm: Best of 5 Second Day will highlight quick cartoon ideas from Titmouse Animation.
*ABP Saturday Night Party at BAM Fisher located at 321 Ashland Pl, Brooklyn NY 11217. Air hockey, ping pong, foosball, Back to the Future pinball, Sakura Art drawing station, streaming videos from Loopdeloop, deejay, Brooklyn Brewery beer and much more…
If you buy a ticket to any ABP screening at BAM during Animation Block Party weekend, please bring ticket stub to BAM Fisher between 9:30pm-2am to gain free access to ABP Saturday Night Party.
Sunday July 27.
Animation Block Party closes on Sunday, July 27th at BAMcinématek, 30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11217.
2pm - Space Jam *screening twice
430pm - John Hubley Centennial: Hubley had his hand in some of the most defining cartoons of the 20th Century, including Disney classics like Bambi, TV icons like Mister Magoo, and shorts for Electric Company.
7pm - Narrative Works, Studio Shorts & Local Films: Animation Block Party presents an innovative mix of narrative works, studio shorts and local films.
9pm - International Shorts // Program Two – Animation Block Party presents an original collection of stellar animation shorts from all over the world.
ABP 2014 WEEKEND PASSES: