Mercury Filmworks

Mercury Filmworks Makes Key Promotions, Management Hires

Mercury Filmworks — one of Canada’s most prolific independent studios, which boasts the likes of Disney, Netflix and Amazon among its media partners — is expanding its ... Continue Reading →
Star Wars: Forces of Destiny

Trailer: ‘Star Wars Forces of Destiny’ Specials Ready to Blast Off

New tales from a galaxy far, far away are ready to take off on screens, with the debut of two half-hour Star Wars Forces of Destiny specials coming to Disney Channel and the Disney ... Continue Reading →
Faceware

Reallusion & Faceware Deliver Realtime Facial MoCap Animation

Following the announcement at SIGGRAPH, Reallusion and Faceware Technologies are giving artist a new way to achieve professional quality facial capture that speeds up production time ... Continue Reading →
Cloud Club

10th Ave Has Its Head in the ‘Cloud Club’

Canadian studio 10th Ave Productions has teamed up with Maggie Moreno Studios, scriptwriter Marie Beardmore, and David Wollos/ThinkTank Emporium for a new, unique animated series concept: ... Continue Reading →
True and the Rainbow Kingdom

Netflix Greenlights ‘True and the Rainbow Kingdom’ Season 3

Netflix has given third season greenlight for its colorful problem-solving kids’ animated adventure True and the Rainbow Kingdom, produced by Guru Studio in collaboration with Pharrell ... Continue Reading →
Mikros-MPC Advertising

Mikros and MPC Join Advertising Forces in Paris

Commercial VFX companies MPC and Mikros will be integrating their Paris operations, uniting their internationally respected brands into a one-stop creative and production services shop ... Continue Reading →
Tee & Mo

Zodiak Kids to Monkey Around with ‘Tee & Mo’ at MIP

Zodiak Kids has take on TV distribution rights for the new animated preschool series Tee & Mo (50 x 7 min.), and will be showcasing the property at MIPCOM. The charming 2D adventures ... Continue Reading →
Akira Himekawa

VIZ Brings ‘Zelda’ Mangaka, ‘JoJo’ Pose-Off & More to NYCC

VIZ Media is gearing up for the next big pop-culture confab on its calendar, with fun events, activities and exclusives slated for New York Comic Con 2017, Oct. 5-8 at the Javits Convention ... Continue Reading →
Cosmic Sleigh Ride

Star-Lord & Groot Out-Sled the Enemy in Marvel Funko Short

Marvel and Funko have re-teamed for a second season of their immensely popular animated shorts. The new batch, comprised of eight new 90-second Marvel Funko adventures, launched Wednesday ... Continue Reading →
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WAC 2017 Brings Films, Panels & Portfolio Reviews to Culver City This Weekend

The World Animation Celebration 2017 festival is just around the corner, with a full two-day schedule of animated short films, informative industry panels, portfolio reviews, speakers, ... Continue Reading →