Kilkenny Animated

Cartoon Saloon Hosts Hometown Film Festival

Old world Irish architecture and innovative modern animation are set to exist side by side in Kilkenny, Ireland this February with the first annual Kilkenny Animated film and arts festival. ... Continue Reading →
Zoë Bamsey

UK based Factory Recruits Zoë Bamsey as Chief Content Officer

Factory, a BAFTA-winning animation studio based in the UK, has announced the appointment of Zoë Bamsey from Coolabi Group as the company’s Chief Content Officer. This position ... Continue Reading →
Oggy & the Cockroaches

Xilam Strikes 230+ Episode Deal with De Agostini Editore

Xilam, an award-winning animation company based in France, has announced the licensing of more than 230 episodes of children’s content to Italian TV network De Agostini Editore. ... Continue Reading →
Avengers

Marvel Allies with Arms Manufacturer Northrop-Grumman

UPDATE: Marvel issued a statement Friday night to the effect that the reported partnership would not be pursued. Statement quoted at end of article. It’s no secret that the Marvel ... Continue Reading →
Jennifer Yuh Nelson

Jennifer Yuh Nelson, Andy Serkis Among Student Academy Awards Presenters

The Academy has announced a slate of presenters for this year’s Student Academy Awards, including DreamWorks Animation director Jennifer Yuh Nelson, as well as actor/motion-capture ... Continue Reading →
Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie

Trailer: ‘Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie’ Premieres Nov. 24

Great news for longtime Hey Arnold! fans incoming. Nickelodeon has scheduled the new TV movie for Friday, Nov. 24, 7PM (ET/PT) with an encore airing Saturday Nov. 25, and additionally ... Continue Reading →
DuckTales: The Hunt for Ghost Bride’s Ring

Happy Haunts Materialize in Disney XD Stop-Mo Haunted Mansion Bumpers

In celebration of the Halloween season, Disney XD will be airing a series of stop-motion promotional shorts which land the stars of its animated programming in the middle of the spooky ... Continue Reading →
Grandpa Walrus

Women in Animation Present Short Films at Animation Is Film Festival 2017

Women in Animation (WIA) has announced that a showcase of short films created by female animators from around the world will screen at the Animation Is Film festival this month. Entitled ... Continue Reading →
FremantleMedia Kids & Family

BLE: Nelvana Strikes Exclusive UK Agreement with FMK

Nelvana Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of Nelvana, has announced a strategic partnership with FremantleMedia Kids & Family (FMK) to represent its products and ... Continue Reading →
Chuchel

‘Machinarium’ Creators Tease New Game ‘Chuchel’

Czech video game developer Amanita Design got a hefty amount of attention from both gamers and animation fans when they released Machinarium in 2009. Combining classic point-&-click ... Continue Reading →