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VIDEO: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Creature Featurette Check out this extremely cool peek behind the scenes with Creature FX Supervisor Neal Scanlan and team, plus reactions from stars ... Continue Reading →
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‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2′ Teaser Lands in Sao Paulo

Disney and Marvel Studios revealed the new teaser trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 at Comic Con Experience 2016 in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Sunday before rolling it out online ... Continue Reading →
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Richard Goldsmith Resigns from Jim Henson Co.

Richard Goldsmith, Executive Vice President of Global Distribution at The Jim Henson Company, has announced he will be vacating the post he has held since 2011 later this month. For ... Continue Reading →
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TBS Expands Animation Horizons with ‘Final Space’ Greenlight

TBS has greenlit a new sci-fi animated comedy series as part of its push for more prime-time toon content, Deadline reports. Final Space is created by indie filmmaker, actor and comedian ... Continue Reading →
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Ventana Sur Announces Inaugural ‘Animation!’ Winners

This year’s edition of the Ventana Sur film market in Buenos Aires featured its first-ever dedicated pitch sessions for animated TV series and film projects. Branded “Animation!”, ... Continue Reading →
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Women in Animation’s Intiatives Aim to Boost Female Creative Talent in the Biz Karen Idelson digs into WIA’s “50/50 by 2025″ gender parity initiative with co-chair ... Continue Reading →
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Brexit Effects: Low Cost for High Quality Cinematics

There’s a digitally-crafted silver lining to the financial uproar caused by the United Kingdom’s EU referendum vote — commonly known as Brexit. With the pound at a 31-year ... Continue Reading →
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Family Channel & Family Jr. Get Festive for December

DHX Media’s DHX Television channels Family Jr. and Family Channel will be bringing a sleigh-load of holiday programming into Canadian homes this month, including brand new themed ... Continue Reading →
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Marvel & Funko Launch New Shorts Series with ‘Spellbound’

The superheroic action of the Marvel Entertainment universe is united with the cute, comical, super-deformed characters of Funko’s POP! vinyl toy line in a new animated webseries ... Continue Reading →
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Academy Advances 20 VFX Contenders

Things continue to heat up in the races for our favorite Academy Award categories. Having announced a record-setting number of qualifying animated features and announced the 10 short-listed ... Continue Reading →