Kid Genius Picks Up Kids Classics

Genius Brands International has acquired two animated series to add to its programming lineup for its new Kid Genius channel, launching on Comcast’s Xfinity On Demand service ... Continue Reading →

Klik! Amsterdam Extends Deadline

Organizers of the 2015 Klik! Amsterdam Animation Festival (October 27 – November 1) have extended the submissions deadline by one week to July 8, 2015. Submit your film to the ... Continue Reading →

Bron Expands Operations in Vancouver

Bron Studios is expanding its production facilities in Vancouver, BC in order to serve the production needs of its upcoming animated feature Henchmen, as well as other in-development ... Continue Reading →

Cake Slings ‘Ready Jet Go’ Worldwide

Cake has taken on international distribution duties for Wild Dancer Films’ new series for PBS Kids, Ready Jet Go!, outside the U.S. The show is premiering stateside on the pubcaster ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Secures Asia Sales

9 Story Media Group has finalized a number of sales for its kids and family content across Asia, building on its present in the territory. Nearly 350 half-hours of content have been ... Continue Reading →

Cogswell College Relocating to San Jose

After over two decades based in Sunnyvale, Calif., Cogswell College will be relocating to a new location in San Jose during the month of July. The school serves some 600 students and ... Continue Reading →

Russian Indie Seeks Crowdfunding

A group of three young artists out of Russia who are seeking to create a stop-motion feature have launched a Kickstarter campaign for their recycling-as-art efforts. Olga Grechanova, ... Continue Reading →

Annecy 2015

Toasting women in animation, Spanish flair and MIFA’s 30th anniversary. This month, over 7,000 creatives, professionals and other luminaries of the global animation industry will ... Continue Reading →

Books We Love – Issue #250

The Art of Inside Out [Chronicle Books, $40] Arriving between the film’s triumphant international premiere at the Cannes Film Festival and its nationwide release this month, the ... Continue Reading →

YouTubers Pull Off Live-Action ‘Phineas and Ferb’

TGIF! Some intrepid YouTube celebs-in-training put together this super fun live-action version of “Gitchee Gitchee Goo” as a tribute to Phineas and Ferb, which is wrapping up its ... Continue Reading →