Two Balloons

A Stop-Motion Team Effort Brings ‘Two Balloons’ to Life

Led by Director and Writer Mark C. Smith, a dedicated group of filmmakers from Portland, OR created a visually stunning stop-motion short that explores love in the sky. Two Balloons ... Continue Reading →
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Only One Week Left to Submit Material for VES Awards

The team at Visual Effects Society would like to remind everyone that there is only one week left until the submission deadline for the 16th Annual VES Awards. Those interested in submitting ... Continue Reading →
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South Korean Investors Buy DreamWorks’ Campus

DreamWorks Animation’s lush and much-envied Glendale campus has been bought by a partnership led by South Korean investors. As reported by the Los Angeles Times, the campus was sold ... Continue Reading →
Coco

Pixar’s ‘Coco’ Delivers Terrific Tuesday Preview

Disney/Pixar’s well-reviewed Coco passed its opening night in the U.S. with flying colors. The studio’s 19th feature release delivered $2.3 million from its Tuesday night screenings, ... Continue Reading →
Coco

‘Coco’ Ready for Thanksgiving Weekend Fireworks at the Box Office

Alonso Martinze Lee Unkrich Gini Santos Adrian Molina Pixar’s ... Continue Reading →
John Lasseter

Pixar’s Lasseter Takes Leave of Absence as Sexual Misconduct Allegations Surface

John Lasseter, the Chief Creative Officer at Pixar and Disney Animation Studios, has taken a leave of absence from Pixar due to unspecified “missteps” that made some of ... Continue Reading →
The Adventures of Kid Danger

Sneak Peek: Nick’s ‘The Adventures of Kid Danger’

A new clip from Nickelodeon’s new animated series The Adventures of Kid Danger has debuted online. The half-hour animated show is based on characters from TV’s live-action ... Continue Reading →
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New Warner Posters Offer Proof of ‘Smallfoot’

Is the world ready for a new Sasquatch movie? The first posters for Warner Animation Group’s Smallfoot were recently unveiled. The movie is directed by Karey Kirkpatrick (Over ... Continue Reading →
Kikoriki: Déjà Vu

Sneaks: ‘Kikoriki: Déjà Vu’ Movie Trailer Rolls Online

Here’s some good news for Kikoriki fans worldwide. A new trailer for the third feature starring the popular round characters is now available. The animated adventure comedy for ... Continue Reading →
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Harley Quinn Gets Her Own Animated Show

Warner Bros.’ digital platform is working on a new animated series featuring none other than wicked Batman villainess Harley Quinn. Deadline.com reports that 26 episodes of the ... Continue Reading →
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VRV Premieres French Animated Movie and Series ‘Dofus’

The French animated movie Dofus Book I: Julith will premiere online exclusively streaming service VRV this Thursday (November 23). The service will also offer the second half of Dofus: ... Continue Reading →
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Nick and (RED) Launch Cool (SPONGEBOB) Collection

A certain popular yellow absorbent hero is getting his own (RED) charity line of products this holiday season. Nickelodeon and AIDS-awareness-and philanthropic organization (RED) have ... Continue Reading →
Revolting Rhymes

‘Revolting Rhymes’ Directors Discuss Creative Process

Although fairy tale characters have been a familiar staple of animated TV shows and movies, we have quite never seen them quite as lively and modern as the ones depicted in Revolting ... Continue Reading →
Thomas Edison's Secret Lab

Genius Brands Finds New Homes for ‘Secret Lab,’ ‘SpacePOP’

Kids content creator Genius Brands has secured new licensing agreements with Da Vinci Learning, Azoomee and the American Forces Network for its shows Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Offers New Teaser and Poster for ‘Incredibles 2′

In time for the arrival of Pixar’s Coco in U.S. theaters, Disney has debuted the first teaser trailer and poster for Brad Bird’s hugely anticipated movie Incredibles 2. ... Continue Reading →
Lotte and the Lost Dragons

Estonia’s Joonisfilm Prepares Third ‘Lotte’ Film

The resourceful Estonian dog named Lotte is getting ready for her third animated feature. Directed by Janno Põldma and Heiki Ernits and written by Poldma, Ernits and Andrus Kivirähk, ... Continue Reading →
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ASIFA Announces Juried Annie Award Recipients

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced this year’s recipients for its Juried Awards honoring career achievement and exceptional contributions to animation. The Winsor McCay Award for career ... Continue Reading →
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Bristol’s Encounters Festival Accepting Submissions Now

Bristol, U.K.-based Encounters Festival 2018 is now open to for entries. After receiving the highest number of submissions at over 3,000 this year, the event organizers are eager to ... Continue Reading →
Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie

Nick to Premiere ‘Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie’ This Friday

Arnold finally gets answers about the whereabouts of his missing parents in the highly anticipated, Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie, debuting this Friday, Nov. 24, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. ... Continue Reading →
Chris Harvey

SIGGRAPH Asia Books Special Session with Harvey

Acclaimed visual effects supervisor Chris Harvey (Watchmen, X-Men: The Last Stand, Zero Dark Thirty) will discuss the latest achievements in technology-generated imagery and his experiences ... Continue Reading →