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Time to Meet Cartoon Network’s ‘Uncle Grandpa’

The manic minds behind the channel’s new 2D toon Uncle Grandpa give us a glimpse into their super-positive world. Most of us have memories of a special relative that made an impact ... Continue Reading →
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‘Julius Jr.’ Sets Sights on France

Saban Brands’ animated preschool series Julius Jr. has been licensed to French broadcaster TF1. The deal was brokered by the show’s exclusive international distributor MarVista ... Continue Reading →
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Channel 5 Welcomes Back the Wombles

The fuzzy ol’ Wombles of Wimbledon Common are returning to the small screen in a new CG-animated series for the U.K.’s Channel 5. The new 52 x11 series of shorts about the ... Continue Reading →
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New Producer Gnosis Launches with Vinton Film

A new L.A.-based CG film and social gaming studio, Gnosis Moving Pictures, has announced it will kick off its production slate with an animated feature, The Quest, directed by Oscar ... Continue Reading →
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Disney to Bring Miyazaki’s ‘The Wind Rises’ to N.A.

Walt Disney Studios has announced that it will be handling North American theatrical distribution of Studio Ghibli’s latest animated film, The Wind Rises, directed by toon legend ... Continue Reading →
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WB Developing Animated ‘Scooby-Doo’ Film

Variety.com broke the news today that Warner Bros. is developing a new feature-length animated adventure for Scooby-Doo and the rest of the perennial mystery-solving team. While it ... Continue Reading →
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kaboom! Seals Walmart Canada Deal for Treehouse DVDs

Phase 4 Films’ dedicated kids and family label kaboom! Entertainment has secured a placement with Walmart in Canada which will see the retailer stocking Octonauts and My Big Big ... Continue Reading →
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Tricon Adds ‘Wildernuts’ to TV Menagerie

Tricon Films & Television, which will launch its new Kids & Family division at MIP Junior this fall, has acquired Kavaleer productions’ new animated preschool series Wildernuts ... Continue Reading →
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Gruppo Alcuni Presents Latest ‘Pet Pals’ Film at Venice

Italy’s Gruppo Alcuni will be presenting their brand new 3-D stereoscopic animated feature, Pet Pals in Windland, at the 70th Venice Film Festival. The film will play on Thursday, ... Continue Reading →
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Brown Bag Sends Love to Russia with ‘Anya’

Oscar-nominated Irish studio Brown Bag Films has teamed up with the To Russia With Love charity to create an animated short film to raise awareness of the group’s work with abandoned ... Continue Reading →