Ani x Para: Who Is Your Hero?

NHK to Air Paralympic-Themed Anime Shorts in Run-Up to 2020

Beginning next month, Japan’s public broadcaster NHK will air a series of animated shorts with the hope of stirring interest in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Titled Ani x Para: ... Continue Reading →
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Free Webinar to Focus on “Bringing African Stories to the World”

On November 4, a free webinar organized by Animate Africa will share key info and first-hand case study accounts with animators and storytellers across the continent, exploring what ... Continue Reading →
Loving Vincent

‘Loving Vincent’ Paints Picture of Success

The artistic, ambitious European co-pro Loving Vincent — the world’s first fully oil-painted feature film — is winning over audiences around the globe, having already ... Continue Reading →
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Suisse Vague and Wonder Media Enter Co-Pro Partnership

During last week’s MIPCOM shindig in Cannes, Switzerland’s Suisse Vague and Belgium’s Wonder Media Productions announced a co-production partnership that will combine ... Continue Reading →
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Turner EMEA and Tonio Team for ‘Gumball VIP’ UK Experiment

Turner EMEA has teamed with Austrian start-up Tonio to present an innovative new viewer experience, “Gumball VIP” — giving fans of The Amazing World of Gumball the chance ... Continue Reading →
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EA Exec Sinjin Bain to Lead New AR/VR Unit Method EXP

As it continues to grow its global creative force, award-winning VFX house Method Studios has announced its newly formed, dedicated immersive experiences production group Method EXP ... Continue Reading →
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Open Letter: Animation Workers Demand Changes in Harassment Response

***Content warning: This post mentions sexual harassment In the wake of The New York Times story on Harvey Weinstein and, in our own industry, the allegations against Chris Savino, ... Continue Reading →
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World Animation & VFX Summit: 2017 Honorees, Master Classes & Panelists

The 2017 edition of the World Animation and VFX Summit has announced this year’s recipients of the Hall of Fame awards and panelist lineup. This year’s honorees, recognized for ... Continue Reading →
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Ringling Introduces Pioneering VR Development BFA

Sarasota, Florida’s Ringling College of Art and Design will be the first art college — and one of the first educational institutions — to offer a degree in the rapidly ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network Imagination Studio Shorts Debut at FupiToons

Turner has teamed up with African Animation Network on the brand new FupiToons Film Festival — the first “made in Africa” animated film festival aimed at kids 2-12. Hosted ... Continue Reading →