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Nick Short ‘The Fairly Odd Phantom’ Is a Butch Hartman Reunion

The worlds and characters created by animation hitmaker Butch Hartman collide in the new, original animated short The Fairly Odd Phantom. The Nickelodeon presentation features an ensemble ... Continue Reading →
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Floyd Norman & Leo Sullivan to Lead New Punch Animation

Punch TV Studios is expanding its media endeavors by unveiling its latest division: Punch Animation, Inc. The studio will focus on developing animated series and movies for syndication ... Continue Reading →
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Up to 10% of Jobs May Be Cut at Restructuring Rovio Animation

Rovio Entertainment, creator of the hit Angry Birds mobile game, entertainment and licensing franchise, may eliminate up to 35 jobs or nearly 10% of total employees as it restructures ... Continue Reading →
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Cinesite Adapting Classic Harold Lloyd Films to Animation

Montreal-based Cinesite Studios has partnered with the Harold Lloyd Estate and Comic Animations to adapt the early Hollywood legends’ films into a series of animated features. ... Continue Reading →
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DI4D Receives £900k Growth Investment

Scotland-based animation and VFX studio DI4D has secured £900,000 (about $1.1 million USD) in investment funds from Percipient Capital and its shareholders, which will go towards strengthening ... Continue Reading →
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‘Super Geek Heroes’ Soars to AmebaTV

AmebaTV has teamed up with The Think Tank Emporium to bring tyke-targeted series Super Geek Heroes to its kids’ entertainment streaming platform. Seven episodes launch this month, ... Continue Reading →
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Bay Area Kid Film Fest Celebrates ‘Women Breaking the Mold’

The Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (BAICFF) is coming up on is 9th annual edition, set for March 10-12 at Chabot Space & Science Center. In celebration of ... Continue Reading →
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One Animation Taps Brandgenuity as ‘Oddbods’ Agent in NorAm

Global brand licensing agency Brandgenuity has been appointed by One Animation as the licensing agent for global hit animated series Oddbods in the US and Canada. The New York-based ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: ‘Moana Easter Eggs’ Disney’s Pacific island adventure sets sail on Digital release today, so the studio is offering up this fun guide to its Easter eggs and ... Continue Reading →
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‘BoJack Horseman’ Takes TV Animation WGA Award

On Sunday night, Patton Oswalt hosted the 69th annual WGA Awards — with honors presented by the Writers Guild of America at dual ceremonies in New York and Los Angeles. The animated ... Continue Reading →
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‘Moana’ Wins MPSE Golden Reel for Animation

The 64th Golden Reel Awards, presented by the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE), took place Sunday to celebrate the best in cinema and television soundcraft from 2016. The feature ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: “Rough Night” | ‘Archer’ Season 8 Official Trailer Archer Dreamland gets noir (or a slightly darker noir) when the incompetents formerly known as ISIS ... Continue Reading →
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Ready to Move On

  J.G. Quintel talks about finding a satisfying ending for himself, the crew and the characters of his long-running ... Continue Reading →
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The Final Furlong

With nominations announced Jan. 24, the race to the winner’s podium at the 89th annual Academy Awards is ready, set and on the go. The nominees are in and, unlike previous years, ... Continue Reading →
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International Education & Career Guide 2017

  NORTH AMERICA   CANADA   Centre for Digital Media Vancouver, BC Canada thecdm.ca Phone: (778) 370-1001 Fax: (778) 370-1020 Email: [email protected] Degrees/Certificates ... Continue Reading →
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An Expanding Universe

  Growth and innovation were the watchwords for the entire industry as technology ... Continue Reading →
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Clicking Into Place

The makers of The LEGO Batman Movie bring to the big screen an action-packed and emotional take ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoons On The Move

Europe’s pre-eminent pitching and financing event for animated features lands in Bordeaux, which will host Cartoon Movie from March 8-10. Cartoon Movie has had an enviable run of ... Continue Reading →
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‘Miffy’ Creator Dick Bruna Dies Age 89

Dick Bruna, the Dutch children’s author and artist who created the internationally popular character Miffy the bunny, died Thursday, February 16 in his hometown of Utrecht, The Netherlands. ... Continue Reading →
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ZAG, Method & Planeta Junior Team for 5 ‘Zag Heroez’ Series

Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir creator ZAG, Method Animation and leading European kids’ entertainment company Planeta Junior (part of Planeta & DeAgostini ... Continue Reading →