MFKZ poster. Directed by Shōjirō Nishimi and Guillaume Renard. Image courtesy of BAMcinématek.

The 15th annual Animation Block Party is July 26 – July 29, 2018. The Opening Night Celebration is at Littlefield on July 26th and the festival continues from July 27th through July 29th at BAMcinématek. This year’s lineup includes Mad Monster Party (1967), Pokemon Heroes (2003), and a full bill of shorter animations from female animators, animations for kids, and original work from film students.