Animayo 2017

Spain’s Animayo Declared an Oscar Qualifying Festival

The new year is off to a strong start for Animayo, with the news that the Gran Canaria event is the first dedicated animation fest in Spain to be declared a Qualifying Festival for ... Continue Reading →
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WildBrain Is Global Manager for BRB Kids on YouTube

Digital kids network and studio WildBrain has been appointed the exclusive global manager of BRB Internacional’s extensive kids’ content catalog on YouTube. BRB is one of Spain’s ... Continue Reading →
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“Inappropriate” ‘Amusement Park’ Director Dylan Brown Axed

Paramount Pictures has fired first-time director Dylan Brown from upcoming animated feature Amusement Park after investigating complaints of “inappropriate and unwanted conduct.” ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Plans “Day of Listening,” Lasseter Return Unsure

The staff of Burbank-based Disney Animation Studios is set to gather Thursday to discuss workplace concerns in what the company dubs a “Day of Listening” attended by human resources ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Marvel Trailers ‘Ant-Man and The Wasp’, Voodoo Doughnuts Sweet on ‘Steven Universe’, ‘Black Panther’ Wows & More

‘Black Panther’ First Reactions: It’s “Astonishing,” “Iconic” and “Will Save Blockbusters” Ryan Coogler’s visually stunning, ... Continue Reading →
Marc Stephenson & Leah Mallen

Leah Mallen, Marc Stephenson Launch All In Pictures

Vancouver-based producers Marc Stephenson (The F Word, The Burning Feeling) and Leah Mallen (Coast Modern, Camera Shy) have combined their decades of development and production experience ... Continue Reading →
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Care Bears Launch “Colors of Caring” Gift Pack Campaign

Throughout 2018, American Greetings Entertainment’s classic Care Bears characters will be doing their best to brighten up the world with “The Colors of Caring.” The ... Continue Reading →
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Endemol Shine Beams ‘Aliens Love Underpants’ to Disney Junior

Endemol Shine Group has finalized a deal which will deliver short-form animated series Aliens Love Underpants AND… to Disney Junior in the US, for both its linear TV channel and ... Continue Reading →
Stan & Gran

Jellyfish Teams with Jollywise for New Kids’ Toon ‘Stan & Gran’

BAFTA and multi-award-winning production studio Jellyfish Pictures has partnered with digital production company Jollywise to create a new CG-animated bridging series, Stan & Gran. ... Continue Reading →
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ANIMA Brussels Programming Highlights Revealed

The 2018 edition of ANIMA – The Brussels Animation Film Festival is just around the corner, with the full program release revealing screening highlights such as Oscar nominated ... Continue Reading →