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                                                                                                                         Pacific Data Images opens in        1                                        2                                    3                                         4
                                                                                                                         Redwood City, CA (1980).

                                                                                                                                                                 Oscar Nomination Voting Begins
                                                                                                                                                                 Jan. 2
                                                                                                                         Annie Awards
                                                                                                                         Online Balloting Begins                 Palm Springs Int’l Film Festival         Wizard World New Orleans
                                                                                                                         Jan. 1                                  Jan. 2-13 | Palm Springs, CA             Jan. 3-5 | New Orleans, LA
                                                                                                                                   New Year’s Day

Hayao Miyazaki is born (1941).        5                                          6                                  7                                        8                                        9                                    10                                        11

                                                                                     Oscar Nomination Voting Ends
                                                                                     Jan. 7

Golden Globes                              Hong Kong Int’l Licensing Show            CES                                                                         Impact Reality Summit                    Flickerfest
Jan. 5 | Beverly Hills, CA                 Jan. 6-8 | Hong Kong                      Jan. 7-10 | Las Vegas, NV                                                   Jan. 9-10 | Seattle, WA                  Jan. 10-19 | Sydney, Australia

                                      12                                     13                                     14                                    15                                      16      Director Genndy Tartakovsky      17   Chinese animation pioneers           18
                                                                                                                                                                                                          is born (1970).                       Laiming and Guchan Wan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                are born (1900).

Annie Awards Online
Balloting Ends                             Oscar Nominations Announced                                                   Santa Barbara Int’l Film Festival                                                PAX South                             Producers Guild Awards
Jan. 12                                    Jan. 13                                                                       Jan. 15-25 | Santa Barbara, CA                                                   Jan. 17-19 | San Antonio, TX          Jan. 18 | Los Angeles, CA

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                                                                                                                                                                                                          Slamdance Film Festival
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jan. 24-30 | Park City, UT

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Wizard World Portland                 Annie Awards
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jan. 24-26 | Portland, OR             Jan. 25, | Los Angeles, CA
                                                                                     NATPE Miami                                                                 Sundance Film Festival                   Animation Studio Festival             Goya Awards
                                                                                     Jan. 21-23 | Miami, FL                                                      Jan. 23-Feb. 2 | Park City, UT           Jan. 24, | Pasadena, CA               Jan. 25 | Malaga, Spain
                                             Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday

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                                                                                                                         VES Awards                              Oscar Final Voting Begins Jan. 30
                                                                                                                         Jan, 29 | Beverly Hills, CA
                                                                                                                                                                 Angouleme Int’l Comics Festival
                                                                                                                         Paris Images Digital Summit             Jan. 30-Feb. 2 | Angouleme, France
                                                                                                                         Jan. 29-Feb. 1 | Paris, France                                                   Clermont-Ferrand Int’l Short Film
                                                                                                                                                                 VOID - Int’l Animation Film Fest.        Festival
California Comic Convention                                                                                              Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair                Jan. 30-Feb. 8 | Copenhagen,             Jan. 31-Feb. 8 | Clermont-Ferrand,
Jan. 26 | Costa Mesa, CA                                                                                                 Jan. 29-Feb. 2 | Nuremberg, Germany     Denmark                                  France
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      1

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Writers Guild Awards
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Feb. 1 | Los Angeles, CA

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Animotion Film Festival
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Feb. 1 | Florence, Italy

                                      2                                 3                                      4                                        5                                          6                                         7   “Patriarch of Soviet animation”      8
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Ivan Ivanov-Vano is born (1900).

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Bray Pics releases the first color
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 cartoon in the U.S., The Debut of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Thomas Cat (1920).

BAFTA Film Awards
Feb. 2 | London, U.K.                                                        Oscar Final Voting Ends
                                                                             Feb. 4
             Groundhog Day

                                      9    Tom & Jerry debut in         10                                     11                                       12                                         13   YouTube launches (2005).            14                                        15
                                           Puss Gets the Boot (1940).
                                                                                                                                                                                                        TAAFI
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Feb. 14-16 | Toronto, ON, Canada

                                                                                                                                                                                                        SPARK FX
                                           Kidscreen                         First Look XR Market                                                                                                       Feb. 14-16 | Vancouver, BC, Canada
                                           Feb. 10-13 | Miami, FL            Feb. 11 | Vancouver, BC, Canada
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Katsucon
Academy Awards                             CineLebu                          Licensing World Russia                                                          Pan African Film + Arts Festival           Feb. 14-16 | Washington, DC              FluXus Animation Film Festival
Feb. 9 | Hollywood, CA                     Feb. 10-16, | Lebu, Chile         Feb. 11-13 | Moscow, Russia                                                     Feb. 13-23 | Los Angeles, CA                                                        Feb. 15 | Zaandam, Netherlands
                                                                                                                              Lincoln’s Birthday                                                                   Valentine’s Day

                                      16                                17                                     18                                       19   Robot Chicken hits air (2005).        20   Avatar: The Last Airbender          21   Animator-producer                    22
                                                                                                                                                             Fred Seibert’s What a Cartoon!             powers up (2005).                        Pat Sullivan is born in
                                                                                                                                                             launches (1995).                                                                    Australia (1885).

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Anima                                    Toy Fair New York
                                                                                                                                                             Berlin Int’l Film Festival                 Feb. 21-Mar. 1 | Brussels, Belgium       Feb. 22-25 | New York, NY
                                                                                                                                                             Feb. 20-Mar. 1 | Berlin, Germany
                                                                                                                                                                                                        New York Int’l Children’s Film           Berlinale Co-Production Market
                                                                                                                    MOVE Summit                              European Film Market                       Festival                                 Feb. 22-26 | Berlin, Germany
                                                                                                                    Feb. 19-21 | Edinburgh, Scotland         Feb. 20-27 | Berlin, Germany               Feb. 21-Mar. 15 | New York, NY
                                                      President’s Day                                                                                                                                                                                    Washington’s Birthday

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                                                                                                                                                                                                        César Awards
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Feb. 28 | Paris, France

                                                                                                                                                             Animac                                     Canterbury Anifest
                                                                                                                                                             Feb. 27.-Mar. 1 | Lleida, Catalonia        Feb. 28-Mar. 1 | Canterbury, U.K.

                                                                                                                    Kinofilm                                 PAX East                                   C2E2
                                                                                                                    Feb. 26-Mar. 1 | Manchester, U.K.        Feb. 27.-Mar. 1 | Boston, MA               Feb. 28-Mar. 1 | Chicago, IL
                                                                                         Mardi Gras                           Ash Wednesday
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                 Sunday                                Monday                                 Tuesday                            Wednesday                                 Thursday                                    Friday                                  Saturday
                                      1    Porky Pig debuts in I Haven’t     2                                     3    Disney’s Cinderella                 4                                        5                                       6    The Emmy Awards                          7
                                           Got a Hat (1935).                                                            premieres (1950).                                                                                                         are broadcast for the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  first time (1955).
                                           Mobile Suit Gundam Z hits                                                    Director Vickey Jenson
                                           Japanese TV (1985).                                                          is born (1960).
                                                                                  Cartoon Movie
                                                                                  Mar. 3-5 | Bordeaux, France

                                                                                  Cinequest Film & Creativity
Australian Toy and Licensing Fair                                                 Festival                              Tampere Film Festival                   Middle East Film & Comic Con             Wizard World Cleveland
Mar. 1-4 | Melbourne, Australia                                                   Mar. 3-15 | San Jose, CA              Mar. 4-8 | Tampere, Finland             Mar. 5-7 | Dubai, U.A.E.                 Mar. 6-8 | Cleveland, OH

                                      8                                      9                                     10                                      11                                   12                                           13   Studio DEEN opens in                     14
                                                                                                                        Tricky Women                                                                                                              Japan (1975).
                                                                                                                        Mar. 11-15 | Vienna, Austria                                                     Cartoomics
                                                                                                                        Our Fest                                                                         Mar. 13-15 | Milan, Italy
                                                                                                                        Mar. 11-15 | Buenos Aires, Argentina
                                                                                                                                                                British Animation Awards                 Tokyo Anime Award Festival
                                                                                                                        Regard                                  Mar. 12 | London, U.K.                   Mar. 13-16 | Tokyo, Japan
                                                                                                                        Mar. 11-15 | Saguenay, QC, Canada
                                                                                                                        FICCI Festival                          Emerald City Comic Con                   SXSW
                                                                                                                        Mar. 11-16 | Cartagena, Colombia        Mar. 12-1 | Seattle, WA                  Mar. 13-22 | Austin, TX
    Daylight Savings Time Begins

                                      15                                     16                                    17                                      18                                   19       Animation Dingle                    20                                            21
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Mar. 20-21 | Dingle, Ireland
                                           VRDC@GDC                                                                                                             ad:tech                                  Capital City Comic Con
                                           Mar. 16-1 | San Francisco, CA                                                                                        Mar. 19-20 | New Delhi, India            Mar. 20-22 | Victoria, BC, Canada
                                           GDC                                                                                                                  Athens AnimFest                          Bermuda Int’l Film Festival
                                           Mar. 16-20 | San Francisco, CA                                                                                       Mar. 19-22 | Athens, Greece              Mar. 20-26 | Hamilton, Bermuda
                                                                                                                                                                                                         FICG
                                           Ciné Court Animé                                                             Monstra                                 GLAS Animation Festival                  Mar. 20-27 | Guadalajara, Mexico         AnimeJapan
                                           Mar. 16-22 | Roanne, France                                                  Mar. 18-29 | Lisbon, Portugal           Mar. 19-22 | Berkeley, CA                                                         Mar. 21-22 | Tokyo, Japan
                                                                                             St. Patrick’s Day                                                                                                    First Day of Spring

                                      22   French animator Paul Grimault     23                                    24                                      25   How to Train Your Dragon        26                                           27                                            28
                                           is born (1905).                                                                                                      premieres (2010).
                                                                                                                        Hong Kong Asia Film
                                                                                                                        Financing Forum
                                                                                                                        Mar. 25-27 | Hong Kong
                                                                                  Cartoon Business
                                                                                                                        Hong Kong FILMART
                                                                                  Mar. 24-26 | Las Palmas, Spain
                                                                                                                        Mar. 25-28 | Hong Kong

IEEE VR                                                                           Ann Arbor Film Festival                                                       RiverRun Int’l Film Festival             AmDocs                                   Puppet Animation Festival
                                           Canadian Screen Week & Awards                                                Cleveland Int’l Film Festival
Mar. 22-26 | Atlanta, GA                                                          Mar. 24-29 | Ann Arbor, MI            Mar. 25-Apr. 5 | Cleveland, OH          Mar. 26-Apr. 5 | Winston-Salem, NC       Mar. 27-31 | Palm Springs, CA            Mar. 28-Apr. 18 | Edinburgh, U.K.
                                           Mar. 23-29 | Toronto, ON, Canada

                                      29                                     30   The Road to El Dorado            31
                                                                                  premieres (2000).

                                           MIPTV                                  Aspen Shortsfest
                                           Mar. 30-Apr. 2 | Cannes, France        Mar. 31-Apr. 5 | Aspen, CO
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                                                                                                                                                  1                                       2                                       3                                          4
                                                                                                                                                       Cartoons on the Bay Festival
                                                                                                              Content Tokyo &                          Apr. 2-5 | TBA, Italy
                                                                                                              Licensing Japan
                                                                                                              Apr. 1-3 | Tokyo, Japan                  Cardiff Animation Festivall             David Di Donatello Awards
                                                                                                                                                       Apr. 2-5 | Cardiff, U.K.                Apr. 3 | Rome, Italy
                                                                                                              Go Short
                                                                                                              Apr. 1-5 | Nijmegen, The Netherlands     British Academy Games Awards            Cyprus Film Days
                                                                                                                                                       Apr. 2 | London, U.K.                   Apr. 3-11 | Nicosia, Cyprus
                                                                                                                         April Fool’s Day
Adventure Time launches (2010).       5                                 6                                7                                        8                                       9                                   10                                             11
                                                                                                                                                                                               WonderCon
                                                                                                                                                                                               Apr. 10-12 | Anaheim, CA

                                                                                                                                                                                               Anime Boston
                                                                                                                                                                                               Apr. 10-12 | Boston, MA
                                           Athens Int’l Film
                                           & Video Festival                                                   San Francisco Int’l Film Festival                                                Sakura-Con
                                           Apr. 6-12 | Athens, Greece                                         Apr. 8-21 | San Francisco, CA                                                    Apr. 10-12 | Seattle, WA
                                                                                                                         Passover Begins
Lillian Friedman Astor,               12                                13                               14   Yoshiaki Nishimura founds           15                                      16                                  17                                             18
first woman hired by an                                                                                       Studio Ponoc (2015).
American animation studio,
is born (1912).                                                                                                                                        Ibero-American Animation
                                                                                                                                                       Quirino Awards
                                                                                                              Int’l Children’s Film Festival           Apr. 16-18 | Tenerife, Spain
                                                                                                              Apr. 15-23 | Lucknow, India
                                                                                                                                                       MegaCon Orlando
                                                                                                              Tribeca Film Festival                    Apr. 16-19 | Orlando, FL                Florida Film Festival                  NAB Show
                                                                                                              Apr. 15-26 | New York, NY                                                        Apr. 17-26 | Central Florida           Apr. 18-22 | Las Vegas, NV
                                                                                                                                                                  Passover Ends

                                      19                                20                               21   Margaret J. Winkler, first        22                                        23                                  24                                             25
                                                                                                              woman to produce and
                                                                                                              distribute animation, is born (1895).
                                                                                                              Laval Virtual
                                                                                                              Apr. 22-24 | Laval, France
                                                                                                              Busan Int’l Short Film Festival
                                                                                                              Apr. 22-27 | Busan, South Korea
                                                                                                                                                                                               British Academy Television Craft
Animocje                                                                                                      Brussels Short Film Festival             Calgary Expo                            Awards
Apr. 19-25 | Bydgoszcz, Poland                                                                                Apr. 22-May 2 | Brussels, Belgium        Apr. 23-26 | Calgary, AB, Canada        Apr. 24 | London, U.K.
                                                                                                                           Earth Day

                                      26                                27                               28                                       29                                      30

                                                                             XR Europe                                                                 LA Asian Pacific Film Festival
                                                                             Apr. 28-29 | London, U.K.                                                 Apr. 30-May 8 | Los Angeles, CA
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       1                                          2

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Free Comic Book Day
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           May 2 | U.S.A.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Cape Town Int’l Animation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Festival                                Comiket
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   May 1-3 | Cape Town, South Africa       May 2-5 | Tokyo, Japan

                                                                                   Facebook Developer Conference
                                         3    Director Lauren Montgomery      4    May 5-6 | San Jose, CA                  5                                       6    Jennifer Yuh, first woman to solo      7                                       8   A-1 Pictures opens in                  9
                                              is born (1980).                      FMX May 5-8 | Stuttgart, Germany                                                     direct a major animated feature,                                                   Japan (2005).
                                                                                   ChileMonos May 5-8 | Santiago, Chile                                                 is born (1972).
                                                                                   CEE Animation Forum
                                                                                   May 5-8 | Liberec, Czech Republic                                                    Khem Animation Film Festival
                                                                                   ANIMAYO May 5-9 | Gran Canaria, Spain                                                May 8-9 | Newark, NJ
                                                                                   Stuttgart Int’l Festival of Animated Film                                            Florida SuperCon
                                                                                   May 5-10 | Stuttgart, Germany                Animation Production Days                                                                                                  NCCC Film & Animation Festival
                                                                                   Anifilm May 5-10 | Liberec, Czech Republic
                                                                                                                                                                        May 8-10 | Miami, FL
                                                                                                                                May 6-8 | Stuttgart, Germany                                                                                               May 9 | Sanborn, New York
                                                                                               Cinco De Mayo                                                                   National Day of Prayer

                                         10                                  11    Cannes XR                             12                                        13                                       14                                       15                                           16
                                                                                   Development Showcase                                                                                                            German Short Film Award
Asia Amusement                                                                                                                                                                                                     May 15 | Bonn, Germany
& Attractions Expo                            Animex Int’l Festival of Animation   May 12-17 | Cannes, France                   Pictoplasma Festival Berlin
May 10-12 | Guangzhou, China                  & Computer Games                     Marché du Film                               May 13-17 | Berlin, Germany             Trollywood Animation Festival              CTN Road Trip
                                              May 11-15 | Middlesbrough, U.K.      May 12-21 | Cannes, France                                                           May 14-16 | Trollhattan, Sweden            May 15-17 | Burbank, CA
VR & AR Fair & Summit                                                                                                           Oberhausen Int’l Short Film
May 10-12, | Guangzhou, China                 Golden Kuker-Sofia                   Festival De Cannes                           Festival                                Seattle Inf’l Film Festival May            Anime Central
                                              May 11-17 | Sofia, Bulgaria          May 12-23 | Cannes, France                   May 13-18 | Oberhausen, Germany         14-Jun. 7 | Seattle, WA                    May 15-17 | Chicago, IL
            Mother’s Day

                                         17                                  18                                          19                                        20                                       21     Director Hideaki Anno             22                                           23
                                                                                   Licensing Expo                                                                                                                  is born (1960).
                                                                                   May 19-21 | Las Vegas, NV
                                                                                   Digital Hollywood - Spring                                                           A-Kon                                      Anime North
                                                                                   May 19-21 | Los Angeles, CA                                                          May 21-24 | Dallas, TX                     May 22-24 | Toronto, ON, Canada
British Academy Television
Awards                                                                             Microsoft Build                                                                      Phoenix Fan Fusion                         FanimeCon
May 17, | London, U.K.                                                             May 19-21 | Seattle, WA                                                              May 21-24 | Phoenix, AZ                    May 22-25 | San Jose, CA

                                         24                                  25    Industrial Light & Magic              26                                        27                                       28                                       29                                           30
                                                                                   opens in Van Nuys, CA (1975).

                                                                                                                                DISCOP Abidjan                          Vienna Shorts Festival                     MCM Comic Con London
                                                                                                                                May 27-29 | Abidjan, Ivory Coast        May 28-Jun. 2 | Vienna, Austria            May 29-31 | London, U.K.

                                                                                   Cartoon Digital                              Augmented World Expo                    St. Kilda Film Festival                    Zlin Film Festival
                                                                                   May 26-28 | Cagliari, Italy                  May 27-29 | Santa Clara, CA             May 28-Jun. 6 | St. Kilda, Australia       May 29-Jun. 6 | Zlin, Czech Republic
                                                         Memorial Day

20th Century Fox Film                    31
is founded (1935).

Krakow Film Festival
May 31-Jun. 7 | Krakow, Poland
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                                                                      1    Pioneering animator                  2                                   3                                     4                                  5                                           6
                                                                           Lotte Reiniger is born (1889).
                                                                                                                    New Media FIlm Festival
                                                                                                                    Jun. 3-4 | Los Angeles, CA
                                                                                                                                                                                               The Cultural Animation Film
                                                                                                                    MIP China                                                                  Festival
                                                                                                                    Jun. 3-5 | Hangzhou, China                                                 Jun. 5-6 | Honolulu, HI

                                                                                                                    Sydney Film Festival                                                       Wizard World St. Louis             VRTO
                                                                                                                    Jun. 3-14 | Sydney, Australia                                              Jun. 5-7 | St. Louis, MO           Jun. 6-8 | Toronto, ON, Canada

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                                     New Europe Market                     E3                                       AR & VR World Summit
                                     Jun. 8-11 | Dubrovnik, Croatia        Jun. 9-11 | Los Angeles, CA              Jun. 10-11

                                     Animafest Zagreb                      BroadcastASia                            Norwegian Short Film Festival        Florida Animation Festival            Huesca Int’l Film Festival
                                     Jun. 8-13 | Zagreb, Croatia           Jun. 9-11 | Singapore                    Jun. 10-14 | Grimstad, Norway        Jun. 11-14 | Tallahassee, FL          Jun. 12-20 | Huesca, Spain

                                14   Studio Ghibli opens in           15                                    16                                      17                                    18                                 19                                          20
                                     Tokyo (1985).

                                                                           Palm Springs ShortFest
                                                                           Jun. 16-22 | Palm Springs, CA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Academy Sci-Tech Awards
                                     Annecy Festival & Mifa Market         Fantasia Int’l Film Festival                                                                                                                           Jun. 20 | Beverly Hills, CA
                                     Jun. 15-20 | Annecy, France           Jul. 16-Aug. 5 | Montreal, QC, Canada
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          First Day of Summer

                                21   Animator Floyd Norman            22   Chicken Run premieres (2000).    23                                      24                                    25                                 26                                          27
                                     is born (1935).
                                                                           ’80s toon titan Sunbow
                                     Lady and the Tramp                    Ent. opens (1980).
                                     premieres (1955).

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Neum Animated Film Festival
                                                                                                                                                         CCXP Cologne                                                             Jun. 27-Jul. 2 | Neum, Bosnia and
                                                                                                                                                         Jun. 25-28, | Cologne, Germany                                           Herzegovina
     Father’s Day

                                28   Animation/effects artist Ray     29                                    30
                                     Harryhausen is born (1920).

                                                                           Natpe Budapest
                                                                           Jun. 30-Jul. 3 | Budapest, Hungary
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                                                                                                                                                              Anime Expo
                                                                                                                                                              Jul. 2-5 | Los Angeles, CA

                                                                                                                                                              Fest Anca
                                                                                                                                                              Jul. 2-5 | Zilina, Slovakia

                                                                                                                                                              Japan Expo Paris                        RTX (Rooster Teeth Expo)
                                                                                                                                                              Jul. 2-5 | Paris, France                Jul. 3-5 | Austin, TX
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Independence Day

                                        5                                        6                                   7                                   8    Despicable Me premieres (2010).    9                                      10                               11

                                                                                      The Children’s Media Conference
                                                                                      Jul. 7-9 | Sheffield, U.K.

                                                                                      Galway Film Fleadh                                                      Open World Animation Festival           Animator
                                                                                      Jul. 7-12 | Galway, Ireland                                             Jul. 9-11 | Allentown, PA               Jul. 10-16 | Poznan, Poland

                                        12                                       13   Director-producer Bill Hanna   14                                  15                                      16   Disneyland opens in               17                               18
                                             Seoul Promotion Plan                     is born (1910).                                                                                                 Anaheim (1955).
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                                             Jul. 13-21 | Melbourne, Australia                                            Jul. 15-17 | Shanghai, China        Jul. 16-26 | Jerusalem, Israel

                                        19   LAIKA launches in                   20                                  21                                  22                                      23                                     24                               25
                                             Oregon (2005).

SIGGRAPH                                                                                                                                                      Comic-Con Int’l
Jul. 19-23 | Washington, DC                                                                                                                                   Jul. 23-26 | San Diego, CA

                                        26   Bugs Bunny officially               27                                  28                                  29                                      30                                     31
                                             debuts in A Wild Hare (1940).

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                                                                                      July 28 | Hollywood, CA             South Africa                        July 30 | Los Angeles. CA               Jul. 31-Aug. 2 | Washington, DC
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Crusader Rabbit, the first limited   1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           animated TV series, premieres in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           LA (1950).

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                                                                                 Flickers                         Locarno Film Festival                   MIFF                                    MVAAFF
                                                                                 Aug. 4-9 | Providence, RI        Aug, 5-15 | Locarno, Switzerland        Aug. 6-23 | Melbourne, Australia        Aug. 7-15 | Martha’s Vineyard, MA

Betty Boop debuts in                    9                                   10                               11                                      12                                      13                                       14                                        15
Dizzy Dishes (1930).
                                                                                                                                                                                                  AnimeFest
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Aug. 14-17 | Dallas, TX

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sarajevo FIlm Festival
                                                                                                                                                          HollyShorts Film Festival               Aug. 14-21 | Sarajevo,
                                                                                                                                                          Aug. 13-22 | Hollywood, CA              Bosnia and Herzegovina

Animator Myron “Grim”                   16                                  17                               18                                      19   Ralph Bakshi’s controversial       20                                       21   Krazy Kat creator George             22
Natwick is born (1890).                                                                                                                                   Coonskin premieres (1975).                                                       Herriman is born (1880).

                                                                                                                                                          Wizard World Chicago
                                                                                                                                                          Aug. 20-23 | Chicago, IL

                                                                                                                                                          Hiroshima Int’l Animation Festival
                                                                                                                                                          Aug. 20-24 | Hiroshima, Japan

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                                                                                                                  gamescom
                                                                                                                  Aug. 26-29 | Cologne, Germany
                                                                                                                  BronzeLens Film Festival                Star Wars Celebration
                                                                                                                  Aug. 26-30 | Atlanta, GA                Aug. 27-30 | Anaheim, CA                                                         Animaze Montreal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Int’l Film Festival
                                             Odense Int’l Film Festival                                           ContentAsia Summit                      Fan Expo Canada                                                                  Aug. 29-Sept. 1 | Montreal, QC,
                                             Aug. 24-30 | Odense, Denmark                                         Aug. 26-27 | Bangkok, Thailand          Aug. 27-30 | Toronto, ON, Canada                                                 Canada

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                                                                                 Popeye the Sailor bows on TV     1    Art Clokey releases Gumbasia    2    Eric Larson, one of Disney’s         3                                      4                                          5
                                                                                 (1960).                               (1955).                              Nine Old Men,

                                                                                 Studio SHAFT opens in
                                                                                                                       Linoleum Festival of
                                                                                 Tokyo (1975).
                                                                                                                       Contemporary Animation
                                                                                                                       Sept. 2-6 | Kyiv, Ukraine
                                                                                 Fantoche Int’l
                                                                                 Animation Film Festival               Venice Biennale                      Dragon Con
                                                                                 Sept. 1-6 | Baden, Switzerland        Sept. 2-12 | Venice, Italy           Sept. 3-7 | Atlanta, GA

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                                                                                                                                                                                                     Chaniartoon
                                                                                                                       Ars Electronica                      TIFF                                     Sept. 11-20 | Chania, Greece
                                                                                                                       Sept. 9-13 | Linz, Austria           Sept. 10-20 | Toronto, ON, Canada
                                                        Labor Day                                                                                                                                                 Patriot Day

                                      13   Tiny Toon Adventures arrives     14                                    15   Director-producer Jules Bass    16                                       17                                      18                                         19
                                           on TV (1990).                                                               is born (1935).
                                                                                                                                                            FanX Salt Lake Comic Con
                                                                                                                                                            Sept. 17-19 | Salt Lake City, UT

                                                                                                                                                            Gwangju ACE Fair
                                                                                                                                                            Sept. 17-20 | Gwangju, South Korea
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Tirana Int’l Film Festival
                                           Cartoon Forum                                                                                                    Nordisk Panorama                                                                 Sept. 19-25 | Tirana, Albania
                                           Sept. 14-17 | Toulouse, France                                                                                   Sept. 17-22 | Malmo, Sweden
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Rosh Hashanah                              Rosh Hashanah

Producer Jay Ward                     20                                    21                                    22   Tim Burton’s The Corpse Bride   23                                       24                                      25                                         26
is born (1920).                                                                                                        premieres (2005).
                                                                                                                                                            Edmonton Int’l Film Festival
                                                                                                                                                            Sept. 24-Oct. 3 | Edmonton, AB,          Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival
                                                                                                                                                            Canada                                   Sept. 25-29 | Ottawa, ON, Canada

Encounters Film Festival                                                                                                                                    Tokyo Game Show                          MICHEL Children & Youth Film
Sept. 20-26 | Bristol, U.K.                Viborg Animation Festival                                                                                        Sept. 24-27 | Tokyo, Japan               Festival
                                           Sept. 21-27 | Viborg, Denmark                                                                                                                             Sept. 25-Oct. 3 | Hamburg, Germany
             Rosh Hashanah                                                                First Day of Autumn

                                      27                                    28                                    29   The Flintstones go on           30
                                                                                                                       the air (1965).

                 Yom Kippur                             Yom Kippur
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                  Sunday                                Monday                                  Tuesday                        Wednesday                                 Thursday                                 Friday                                 Saturday
                                                                                                                                                                                                1    Peanuts debuts in print (1950).   2                                          3

                                                                                                                                                              Animatou                               Anim’est                               WEIRD (3D Wire)
                                                                                                                                                              Oct. 1-10 | Geneva, Switzerland        Oct. 2-11 | Bucharest, Romania         Oct. 3-6 | Segovia, Spain

Neon Genesis Evangelion                4                                        5                                6                                       7    New York Comic Con
                                                                                                                                                                                                8                                      9    My Little Pony: Friendship            10
airs in Japan (1995).                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Is Magic arrives (2010).
                                                                                                                                                              Oct. 8-11 | New York, NY
                                                                                                                                                              Hamptons Int’l Film Festival                                                  Pioneering woman animator
                                                                                                                                                              Oct. 8-12 | East Hampton, NY                                                  Laverne Harding is born (1905).

                                                                                                                                                              Heartland Int’l Film Festival
                                                                                                                                                              Oct. 8-18 | Indianapolis, IN
                                            Biennial of Animation Bratislava         Brand Licensing Europe           Festival du Nouveau Cinema                                                                                            MIP Junior
                                            Oct. 5-9 | Bratislava, Slovakia          Oct. 6-8, | London, U.K.         Oct. 7-18 | Montreal, QC, Canada        Sitges Film Festival                                                          Oct. 10-11 | Cannes, France
                                                                                                                                                              Oct. 8-18 | Sitges, Spain

                                       11                                       12   Looney Tunes director Bob   13                                      14                                     15                                     16                                         17
                                                                                     McKimson is born (1910).

                                            MIPCOM
                                            Oct. 12-15 | Cannes, France                                               New Orleans Film Festival               AFI Fest
                                                                                                                      Oct. 14-21 | New Oreleans, LA           Oct. 15-22 | Los Angeles, CA
                                                       Columbus Day

                                       18                                       19                               20                                      21                                     22                                     23                                         24

                                                                                                                                                              Franchising & Licensing Asia
                                                                                                                                                              Oct. 22-24 | Singapore

VIEW Conference                             Uppsala Int’l Short Film Festival                                                                                 Austin Film Festival                                                          Reel Sisters of the Diaspora
Oct. 18-23 | Turin, Italy                   Oct. 19-25 | Uppsala, Sweden                                                                                      Oct. 22-29 | Austin, TX                                                       Oct. 24-25 | Brooklyn, NY

Artist Tyrus Wong is born              25                                       26                               27                                      28   Producer-director                 29                                     30                                         31
in China (1910).                                                                                                                                              Isao Takahata is born (1935).

                                            DOK Leipzig
                                            Oct. 26-Nov. 1 | Leipzig, Germany
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Halloween
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                                       1                               2                                         3                                   4                                5    Aaron McGruder’s The            6                                7
                                                                                                                      Digital Hollywood – Fall                                             Boondocks hits air (2005).
                                                                                                                      Nov. 4-6 | Los Angeles, CA
                                                                                                                      VR Days Europe
                                                                                                                      Nov. 4-6 | Amsterdam, NL

                                                                            Winterthur Int’l                          American Film Market
World Animation & VFX Summit                                                Short Film Festival                       Nov. 4-11 | Santa Monica, CA
Nov. 1-3 | Los Angeles, CA                                                  Nov. 3-8 | Winterthur, Switzerland        Leeds Int’l Film Festival
     Daylight Savings Time Ends                                                          Election Day                 Nov. 4-19 | Leeds, U.K.

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                                                                            VR World
                                                                            Nov. 10-11 | London, U.K.

                                                                            Interfilm Berlin                                                                                               Atlanta Film Festival
                                                                            Nov. 10-15 | Berlin, Germany                                                                                   Nov. 13-Dec. 12 | Atlanta, GA
                                                                                                                                 Veteran’s Day

                                       15   Casper debuts in Isadore   16                                        17   Mamoru Oshii’s Ghost in        18                               19                                   20                               21
                                            Sparber’s The Friendly                                                    the Shell premieres in
                                            Ghost (1945).                                                             Japan (1995).

                                                                                                                                                          CTN Animation eXpo
                                                                                                                                                          Nov. 19-22 | Burbank, CA

                                                                            SIGGRAPH Asia                                                                 Chicaco Toy & Game Week          Anime NYC
                                                                            Nov. 17-20 | Daegu, South Korea                                               Nov. 19-22 | Chicago, IL         Nov. 20-22 | New York, NY

The first full-CG feature              22                              23                                        24   Woody Woodpecker debuts in     25                               26                                   27                               28
Toy Story premieres (1995).                                                                                           Knock Knock (1940).

Director and animator
Terry Gilliam is born (1940).

                                                                                                                                                                   Thanksgiving Day

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        Sunday                               Monday                               Tuesday            Wednesday                  Thursday                           Friday                                 Saturday
                                                                                                1                2                               3                                      4    Walt Disney is born (1901).             5

                                                                     Cartoon 360
                                                                     Dec. 1-3 | Lille, France

                                                                     Asia Television Forum
                                                                     Dec. 1-4 | Singapore

                             6                                  7                               8                9                               10   “Mother of Czech animation”       11                                           12
                                                                                                                                                      Hermina Tyrlova is born (1900).

                                             Pearl Harbor
                                          Remembrance Day                                                                      Hanukkah Begins                                                                Hanukkah

                             13                                 14   The Emperor’s New Groove   15               16                              17                                     18                                           19
                                                                     premieres (2000).

                                                                                                                                                                Hanukkah Ends

                             20   Animator Phil Roman           21                              22               23   The Aristocats premieres   24                                     25                                           26
                                  is born (1930).                                                                     (1970).

                                          First Day of Winter                                                                    Christmas Eve                     Christmas                                  Boxing Day

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IEEE VR............................................................................................ ieeevr.org/2020            New Orleans Film Festival............................................... neworleansfilmsociety.org/                        Tehran International Animation Festival..................................tehran-animafestival.ir
Impact Reality Summit.................... about.kaleidoscope.fund/impact-reality-summit                                        New York Comic Con.............................................................newyorkcomiccon.com                         TIFF................................................................................................................tiff.net
In the Palace................................................................................... inthepalace.com               New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival........................................................nyicff.org                  Tirana Int’l Film Festival................................................................tiranafilmfest.com
Insomnia Fest...................................................................................insomniafest.ru                Nordisk Panorama.................................................................nordiskpanorama.com
Interfilm Berlin........................................................................................interfilm.de           Norwegian Short Film Festival................................................... kortfilmfestivalen.no                     TOFUZI...........................................................................................................adf.ge
Int’l Children’s Film Festival................................................................. cmsfilms.org                   Oberhausen Int’l Short Film Festival..................................................kurzfilmtage.de                      Tokyo............................................................................................... animefestival.jp
Irish Animation Awards........................................................irishanimationawards.ie                          Odense Int’l Film Festival....................................................................filmfestival.dk              Tokyo Game Show......................................................................expo.nikkeibp.co.jp
Japan Expo Paris....................................................................japan-expo-paris.com                       Open World Animation Festival............................................. openworldanimation.co                           Tokyo Int’l Anime Festival/TIFFCOM........................................................jcs.tokyo/en
Jerusalem Film Festival................................................................................jff.org.il              Otakon................................................................................................... otakon.com       Toy Fair New York................................................................................toyfairny.com
Kaboom Animation Festival........................................................... kaboomfestival.nl                         Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival...................................................animationfestival.ca                     Tribeca Film Festival........................................................................ tribecafilm.com
Katsucon............................................................................................. katsucon.org             Our Fest................................................................................stopmotionourfest.com              Tricky Women...................................................................................trickywomen.at
Khem Animation Film Festival............................................................ khemfest.com                          Outfest Los Angeles.................................................................................outfest.org            Trollywood Animation Festival...............................................trollywoodanimation.se
Kidscreen............................................................................. summit.kidscreen.com                    Palm Springs Int’l Animation Festival & Expo............................................... psiaf.org                      Uppsala Int’l Short Film Festival............................................... shortfilmfestival.com
KingstOOn................................................................................... kingstoonfest.com                 Palm Springs Int’l Film Festival........................................................... psfilmfest.org                 UrbanWorld Film Festival..................................................................urbanworld.org
Kinofilm............................................................................................ kinofilm.org.uk           Palm Springs ShortFest....................................................................... psfilmfest.org               Venice Biennale..................................................................................labiennale.org
Krakow Film Festival.................................................................krakowfilmfestival.pl                     Pan African Film + Arts Festival.....................................................................paff.org
KROK.............................................................................................. krokfestival.com            Paris Images Digital Summit....................................parisimages-digitalsummit.com                               VES Awards........................................................................visualeffectssociety.com
LA Asian Pacific Film Festival................................................................ vcmedia.org                     PAX East................................................................................................paxsite.com        Viborg Animation Festival.........................................................animationsfestival.dk
LA Shorts Fest................................................................................lashortsfest.com                 PAX South..............................................................................................paxsite.com         Vienna Shorts Festival................................................................... viennashorts.com
Lanterna Magica............................................................lanternamagicafestival.com                          Phoenix Fan Fusion.................................................................phoenixfanfusion.com                    VIEW Conference.......................................................................... viewconference.it
Laval Virtual....................................................................................laval-virtual.com             Pictoplasma Festival Berlin............................................................ pictoplasma.com                    VOID - International Animation Film Festival...............................voidfilmfestival.com
Leeds Int’l Film Festival.......................................................................leedsfilm.com                  POFF Shorts ....................................................................................... shorts.poff.ee         VR & AR Fair & Summit.......................................................................... vrarfair.com
Les Nuits Magiques................................................................... lesnuitsmagiques.fr                      Producers Guild Awards...............................................................producersguild.org                    VR Days Europe.........................................................................................vrdays.co
Leuven Int’l Short Film Festival.....................................................kortfilmfestival.be                       Puppet Animation Festival..............................................puppetanimationfestival.org                         VR World.......................................................................................vrworldevent.com
Licensing Expo............................................................................licensingexpo.com                    Raindance Film Festival...................................................................... raindance.org                VRDC@GDC....................................................................................gdconf.com/vrdc
Licensing Expo China...........................................................licensingexpochina.com                          ReAnima..................................................................................... reanimafestival.net           VRTO...............................................................................conference.virtualreality.to
Licensing Expo Japan......................................................licensingexpojapan.comen                             Reel Sisters of the Diaspora..............................................................reelsisters.com                  VRX ........................................................................... events.vr-intelligence.comvrx
Licensing World Russia.................................................................. licensingworld.ru                     Regard.........................................................................................festivalregard.com
LIFANIMA.............................................................uspbrands.comabout/lifanima.php                           Rencontres du Court.................................................................rencontresducourt.fr                   Warsaw Int’l Film Festival...........................................................................wff.pl/en
Linoleum Festival of Contemporary Animation................................linoleumfest.com                                    Rising of Lusitania – AnimaDoc Film Festival........animadocff.wixsite.comanimadoc                                         WEIRD (3D Wire)..........................................................................mercado3dwire.es
Locarno Film Festival.................................................................... locarnofestival.ch                   RiverRun Int’l Film Festival.............................................................. riverrunfilm.com                Winterthur Int’l Short Film Festival.................................................. kurzfilmtage.ch/
London Int’l Animation Festival.................................................................. liaf.org.uk                  RTX (Rooster Teeth Expo)..................................................................... rtxevent.com                 Wizard World Chicago.................................................................... wizardworld.com
Los Angeles Animation Festival.......................................................blog.laafest.com                          Sakura-Con....................................................................................... sakuracon.org            Wizard World Cleveland................................................................. wizardworld.com
Lucca Comics & Games.................................................luccacomicsandgames.com                                   San Francisco Int’l Film Festival.................................................................sffilm.org               Wizard World New Orleans............................................................. wizardworld.com
Manchester Animation Festival...........................manchesteranimationfestival.co.uk                                      Santa Barbara Int’l Film Festival...................................................................sbiff.org              Wizard World Portland.................................................................... wizardworld.com
Marché du Film.......................................................................marchedufilm.com/en                       Sarajevo FIlm Festival......................................................................................sff.ba         Wizard World St. Louis................................................................... wizardworld.com
MCM Comic Con London............................................................ mcmcomiccon.com                               Seattle Inf’l Film Festival................................................................................siff.net        WonderCon.............................................................................comic-con.org/wca
MegaCon Orlando................................................................... megaconorlando.com                          Seoul Promotion Plan......................................................................................spp.kr           World Animation & VFX Summit...............................animationmagazine.net/summit
MICHEL Children & Youth Film Festival................................michel-kinderfilmfest.de                                  Short Shorts..................................................................................... shortshorts.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          World Animation Celebration....................................worldanimationcelebration.com
Microsoft Build................................................................microsoft.com/en-us/build                       Show Me Shorts....................................................................showmeshorts.co.nz
Middle East Film & Comic Con........................................................... mefcc.com/en                           SICAF......................................................................................................... sicaf.org   World Immersion Forum....................................................................stereopsia.com
MIFF.............................................................................................................miff.com.au   SIGGRAPH................................................................................. s2020.siggraph.org/              Writers Guild Awards.......................................................................awards.wga.org
MIP Cancun.....................................................................................mipcancun.com                   SIGGRAPH Asia....................................................................... sa2020.siggraph.org/                  XR Europe............................................................ events.vr-intelligence.com/europe
MIP China Hangzhou......................................................................... mip-china.com                      Singapore Int’l Film Festival....................................................................... sgiff.com             XRDC.................................................................................................... xrdconf.com
MIP Junior..........................................................................................mipjunior.com              Sitges Film Festival.................................................................sitgesfilmfestival.com                Zinebi Int’l Documentary & Short Film Festival .........................................zinebi.eus
MIPCOM.............................................................................................. mipcom.com                Slamdance Film Festival.................................................................. slamdance.com                    Zlin Film Festival....................................................................................... zlinfest.cz
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