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Genius Licenses ‘Mighty 7′ to CN LatAm

Genius Brands International has secured a multiple territory broadcast deal or Stan Lee’s Mighty 7 with Cartoon Network Latin America. The agreement was concluded by GBI’s ... Continue Reading →
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Hayao Miyazaki Plans Ghibli Themed Nature Park

The pseudo-retired animation legend Hayao Miyazaki is certainly keeping busy despite stepping away from feature directing duties (so far, at least). The 74-year-old maestro behind Oscar ... Continue Reading →
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Hybrid Nicktoons Feature Rumored in Works

In what may just be mounting rumor mill excitement over reports that Nickelodeon is considering reviving some of its classic, fan-favorite cartoons, the latest bit of grist being worked ... Continue Reading →
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First Georgia-France Co-Pro Short Underway

Production is beginning on the first ever animated short film co-produced by Georgia and France — a modern folk tale for kids called Pocket Man, created by Georgian children’s ... Continue Reading →
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A Woolly Big Adventure

Shaun the Sheep Movie launches Aardman’s mischievous star on his biggest adventure yet, no baas about it. Ever since ... Continue Reading →
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Books We Love – Issue #252

The Art of Hotel Transylvania 2 By Brett Rector [Cameron + Company, $29.99] Out August 25, this hardcover collection showcases the colorful, expertly crafted art behind Sony Pictures ... Continue Reading →
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Healthy Animation Selection at High School Film Fest

The official selections for the 2015 High School Film Festival, taking place October 9-11 in New York City, have been announced. These include a hefty helping of animated entries. Congratulations ... Continue Reading →
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Aries Group Launches VFX/3D Studio

Global consortium Aries Group has set up a new studio for visual effects, stereoscopics and animation. The state-of-the-art facility encompasses over 16,000 square feet of space in ... Continue Reading →
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One Week Left to Apply for WIA Mentorship

Women In Animation is accepting applications for their 2015-2016 Mentorship Program — mentor and mentee applications can be submitted online until September 13, 2015. Designed ... Continue Reading →
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Moomins Keynote Set for BLE

Sophia Jansson, creative director of Moomin Characters and niece of Moomins creator Tove Jansson, will give the keynote address at this year’s edition of Brand Licensing Europe in ... Continue Reading →