Since 1972, International Animated Film Society (ASIFA-Hollywood) has hosted an annual awards ceremony to honor individuals who have made, "significant contributions to the art of animation.”
“The Annie Awards is animation’s highest honor. The annual event honors excellence in film, television, and new media in multiple categories…” ASIFI-Hollywood
ASIFA-Hollywood Honors Bix Pix Entertainment - Bix Pix Entertainment has received the Annie Award: Best Animated TV/Broadcast Production for Preschool Children for “Tumble Leaf” in 2015, 2016, and 2017. All three years that the series has been broadcast on Amazon. “Tumble Leaf” Series #4 premiered on Amazon July 24, 2018. Bix Pix Entertainment has also been nominated for Outstanding Achievement for Character Animation in an Animated Television Broadcast Annie Award for “Tumble Leaf” in 2015 and 2016.
Pictured above: Kelli Bixler, Executive Producer and Drew Hodges Creator, Executive Producer. We are so proud to have received these prestigious awards and nominations from the award founded by the legendary voice actress June Foray. "Hokey Smoke!" Among hundreds of others, you may remember that June Foray gave voice to Rocky the Flying Squirrel.
International Animated Film Society
The International Animated Film Society (ASIFA-Hollywood) is a California non profit organization established over thirty five years ago to promote and encourage the art and craft of animation. To achieve this purpose, ASIFA-Hollywood is dedicated to striving for the following goals:
· Support and encourage animation education
· Support the preservation and critical evaluation of animation industry
· Recognize achievement of excellence in the art and field of animation
· Increase the public awareness about animation
· Act as a liaison to encourage the free exchange of ideas within the animation community
· Encourage journalism documenting current trends and activities in animation
· Encourage the social interaction of professional and non-professional animation enthusiasts
· Encourage the development and expression of all forms of animation
Membership has it's privileges! In case you are interested in learning more, Member Benefits to ASIFA-Hollywood include screenings, lectures, networking meetings, and workshops - all included in their packed event calendar. Qualified members may vote for Annie winners.
Tumble Leaf Has Garnered Several Awards
Read about the Annecy Jury Award
More about the Parent's Choice Gold Award 2015 and Parent's Choice Gold Award 2016
And stay tuned for posts about "Tumble Leaf" wins at the Daytime Emmys!
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