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Call for Entries: The Ottawa International Animation Festival The 40th OIAF, taking place Sept. 21-25, seeks submissions of feature films, indie shorts, student work, school showreels, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Inside Out,’ ‘Bear Story’ & ‘Ex Machina’ Win Oscars Gold

In case you missed out on the live Twitter and Facebook coverage by our intrepid Editor-in-Chief Tom McLean from the Oscars press room, we are pleased to announce and congratulate the ... Continue Reading →
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Animated Winners Talk Oscars Diversity

Hollywood’s most prestigious awards finally took place Sunday night, as the 88th Annual Academy Awards welcomed the glitterati back once more to celebrate outstanding achievement ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy 2016 Celebrates Korean Animation

This year’s Annecy International Animation Film Festival will celebrate 130 years of comradeship between France and Korea, which was established with the first treaty of friendship, ... Continue Reading →
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Splash and NYC Ballet Partner for ‘Nutcracker’ Specials

Splash Entertainment co-CEOs Nicolas Atlan and Mike Young have announced that a deal to secure worldwide rights to The Nutcracker from New York City Ballet and The George Balanchine ... Continue Reading →
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Yvan Pinard Joins Mark Media as Director of CG & VFX

Toronto-based TV, film and digital media company Mark Media has appointed Yvan Pinard to the new role of Director, CG and Visual Effects for its Toronto studio. The announcement was ... Continue Reading →
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Those Licensing People Take on ‘Zou’

Cyber Group Studios has appointed Those Licensing People to handle U.K. and Eire licensing rights for Zou. Broadcast in the U.K. on Disney Junior, Zou is a top performing show centered ... Continue Reading →
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Snapper Taps Abbey Home for ‘Q Pootle 5′ in U.K.

Snapper Productions has signed a deal with Abbey Home Media for the U.K. home entertainment rights to its animated preschool series Q Pootle 5. Abbey will release a first DVD, Pootle ... Continue Reading →
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DVD Clip: LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales An all-new adventure set after the victory celebration on Endor retells the Star Wars saga from C-3PO and R2-D2′s POV — out on disc ... Continue Reading →
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Nick’s ‘TMNT,’ Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ Win Golden Reel Awards

On Saturday, the Motion Picture Sound Editors presented the 63rd MPSE Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony held in the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles. Recognizing the past year’s ... Continue Reading →