Monday, November 7, 2011

November 11th - Movie Night

Hello, Allies!

Critique last meeting was very helpful and everyone's participation was great. This week, we will have something a bit more relaxing with a...

This Friday, 11/11
6:30 - Room 703G

Find the poll on the our sidebar and vote for the flick you'd like to see screened this week! You can find more info about our options below the cut.

American Splendor
2003, directed by S. S. Berman and R. Pulcini
Adapted from Harvey Pekar's autobio comics of the same name
(James Urbaniak, the voice of Doc Venture on The Venture Bros. plays R. Crumb!)

1994, directed by Terry Zwigoff
Documentary on the life of cartoonist R. Crumb

The Iron Giant
1999, directed by Brad Bird

2007, directed by M. Satrapi and V. Paronnaud
Adapted from Marjane Satrapi's autobio comic of the same name

2006, directed by Michael Arias
Adapted from the comic by Taiyō Matsumoto


Tokyo Godfathers
2003, directed by Satoshi Kon


Coming events:

Thursday, 11/10:  
Saturday, 11/12:
  • Underwire Release Party @ Bergen St. Comics (8PM to 9PM)
Friday, 11/18
  • CA Meeting - Comics Swap: Bring any comics you own and don't want anymore so you can trade for something new!

Other business:
  • Have you checked out last week's articles on the SVA blog? New articles will be posted every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Please check out out last three posts, with Emily on storytelling do's and don'ts, Hayley's look at the new Ultimate Spider-Man, and Matt's review of Liar Game.
  • Do you want publicity for your minicomics? Enter the Mini Reviews Box. Bring your minicomics to our meetings or the Senior Studio to submit them for review on the Cartoon Allies blog. Each week, bloggers Eric and Hayley will randomly select a student's mini from the box and offer readers a preview of the comic and their thoughts. We hope to improve student promotion and give members a space to show their work to a greater audience.
  • If you would like to be listed on our Members page, email your name, year, website url, and 50x50px icon to with the subject line "Active Member [Name]". As we collect a nice group of links, we'll update our long out-of-date Active Members list.
  • If you're interested in helping us distribute Cartoon Allies event posters, let us know by email or at the next meeting.
  • The SVA Library now has access to a new Underground Comix Database. Check it out!
Stay strong, Allies!

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