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Animation Magazine Massive 30th Anniversary Issue Calls for Stories

If you’re a regular reader of Animation Magazine in print, PDF or through our app, you know that we are planning a spectacular, bursting-at-the-seams 30th Anniversary special issue. ... Continue Reading →
Milpa Polímera, by Marcela Armas and Arcángelo Constantini

SIGGRAPH ‘17 Details Art Gallery & Papers Highlights

SIGGRAPH 2017 (s2017.siggraph.org) will be featuring a special Art Gallery dedicated to works by contemporary Latin American artists, under the banner “Unsettled Artifacts: Technological ... Continue Reading →
Dragonkeeper

China-Spain CG Co-Pro ‘Dragonkeeper’ Announced

One of the first co-productions between China and Spain — and, according to the producers, definitely the most ambitious yet — has been announced at the Beijing Film Festival. ... Continue Reading →
Fruit Ninja: Frenzy Force

YouTube Serves Up Juicy Trailer for ‘Fruit Ninja: Frenzy Force’

Kids and families will soon have a new way to fulfill their recommended daily comedy allowance with the new animated adventure Fruit Ninja: Frenzy Force, based on the smash-hit gaming ... Continue Reading →
Don Hahn

Don Hahn to Address Dodge Commencement, Receive Honorary Degree

Academy Award-nominated producer Don Hahn will receive an honorary Doctor of Arts degree from Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Dodge College’s commencement ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: Teen Titans Go! “Hand Zombie” In the all-new episode premiering Friday, April 21 at 6/5c on Cartoon Network, Starfire kisses Robin’s hand (Clip 1!), and his vow to ... Continue Reading →
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‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’ Season 4 Clips Promise Tasty Tribulations

DreamWorks Animation Television’s Netflix Original Series The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show is returning to streaming for a spankin’ new fourth season this Friday, April 21, and ... Continue Reading →
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Stephen Castor & Jim Rygiel Join CICAF Golden Monkey Jury

The 11th China International Animation Festival (CICAF) announces that Hollywood pros Stephen Castor and Jim Rygiel has been appointed to the 2017 “Golden Monkey King” Award Jury. ... Continue Reading →
Sunny and Gerd in "Spring Cleaning"

Nimble Collective’s First Short Project Debuts

The first full animated short film to be produced as a partnership project through Nimble Collective’s Virtual Studio Service Platform has arrived, with the debut of DaCosta Bayley’s ... Continue Reading →
Animation Day in Cannes

Animaze Daze in Cannes Date Announced

The Animaze Daze in Cannes, presented by Montreal’s Animaze festival and filmfestivals.com, has been slated for May 23. The event will showcase animated short films in development ... Continue Reading →
P. King Duckling

Shout! Inks Multiyear Deal for ‘P. King Duckling’

Shout! Factory and Chinese entertainment company UYoung have secured an agreement that will bring preschool series P. King Duckling to the North American home entertainment market. ... Continue Reading →
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Visegrad Animation Forum Unveils 2017 Highlights

The 5th edition of Visegrad Animation Forum — a key industry gathering for professionals, mainly from in Central and Eastern Europe — will take place May 2-4 in Trebon, ... Continue Reading →
Squish

Cottonwood Media & Gulli Send ‘Squish’ to Russia, Africa

France-based producer Cottonwood Media and kids’ network Gulli have extended their partnership on animated comedy series Squish into Russia and Africa — Gulli Girl and Gulli ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: “The Confidante” (Directors Cut) Not to Scale and director Le Cube deliver an eyecatching, non-dialog spot for the Hyatt hotel with serious Miami vibes. VIDEO: ’Full ... Continue Reading →
Americano

‘Americano’ Flies Home with Lionsgate on June 13

Lionsgate is sending home audiences on a south-of-the-border adventure with animated feature Americano, migrating to DVD ($14.98), Digital HD and On Demand on June 13 — available ... Continue Reading →
Goldfish Tales Animation Xperience

Goldfish Tales Animation Xperience Plans Online Awards Show

Announced in January, the Goldfish Tales Animation Xperience Contest from Pepperidge Farms and the New York International Children’s Film Festival is swimming towards an exciting ... Continue Reading →
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions

4K Media & Cinépolis Team for ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ LatAm Theatrical Release

4K Media, the Konami Digital Ent. subsidiary that manages the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand outside Asia, has secured a theatrical distribution agreement with Cinépolis for Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side ... Continue Reading →
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ASIFA-Hollywood & AEF Kick Off 2017 Scholarship Program

ASIFA-Hollywood and the Animation Educators Forum announce the 2017 Student Scholarhsip Program, for the 2017-2018 academic year. Students can apply online beginning April 23 through ... Continue Reading →
François Lambert

François Lambert Rejoins Hybride as Director of Production, VFX Supe

Hybride Technologies, a division of Ubisoft, has appointed visual effects veteran François Lambert as Director of Production for the Montreal studio, and VFX Supervisor. Lambert brings ... Continue Reading →
Go Jetters

CBeebies’ ‘Go Jetters’ Gallops Off to China

BBC Worldwide has inked an agreement with state broadcaster CCTV which will send the comedic CBeebies adventure series Go Jetters charging to Chinese screens. The 50-episodes show is ... Continue Reading →