International Animation Day
An event every year that begins at 00:00 on day 28 of October, repeating indefinitely
International Animation Day was created by ASIFA in 2002 to honor what is often called in history
“the birth of animation”.
On October 28 1892 when Emile Reynaud’s Theatre Optique in Paris had it’s first public performance of the projected moving images “Pauvre Pierrot”and “Autour d’une cabine”.