Drawn to Greatness

Director Don Hahn discusses his insightful new documentary Waking Sleeping Beauty, which travels back to 1984 to chart the rebirth of Disney’s creative spirit and a behind-the-scenes ... Continue Reading →

Don Bluth to Receive Cartoons on the Bay’s Lifetime Achievement Honor

The annual Italian animation festival Cartoons on the Bay has released its list of program tributes, Pulcinella Award nominees and panels for its upcoming edition. The 14th edition ... Continue Reading →

Logorama: The French Short That Rewrote the Rules

Of all the five shorts nominated in the Best Animated Shorts category, the 17-minute-long Logorama is perhaps the most enigmatic. A fascinating homage to American crime movies with ... Continue Reading →

Veteran Animator Rudy Larriva Passes Away

We were saddened to hear about the recent passing of veteran Looney Tunes and Mr. Magoo animator Rudy Larriva. Associated Press reports that he passed away on February 19 in Irvine, ... Continue Reading →

Showest Showers Pixar With Big Ten Award

Pixar will be honored with Showest’s Big Ten Award at next month’s exhibitor convention in Vegas next month. The award honors the studio for its unmatched successful record ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Movie Announces Special Tribute Nominees

The directors of European features A Town Called Panic, Eleanor’s Secret and Metropia are among the nominees of this year’s Cartoon Movie Special Tributes. The winners will ... Continue Reading →

Hero: 108 Begins Weekday Run on Cartoon Network

Fans who have been reading about the much-anticipated Moonscoop/Gamania series Hero: 108 in Animag for the past two years, will finally be able to enjoy the innovative toon as Cartoon ... Continue Reading →

New Cars Toons Short to Debut on Disney Channel

A new Disney/Pixar Cars Toons short is set to premiere on Disney Channel Friday, March 12 at 8:55 p.m. Directed by John Lasseter, Rob Gibbs and Victor Navone, the new installment is ... Continue Reading →

Star Cast Recruited for A Monster in Paris

Adam Goldberg, Jay Harrington, Danny Huston, Bob Balaban and Catherine O’Hara are among the voice talent signed up for director Bibo Bergeron’s long-awaited period feature ... Continue Reading →

George Lopez to Voice Speedy Gonzales in New Line Movie

It looks like another Looney Tunes character will be getting his own live-action/CG hybrid movie. A story in The Hollywood Reporter announces that New Line will be making a new feature ... Continue Reading →