Mini Pets Poised to Steal Hearts

Rome-based Mondo TV wags its tail for a new animated series based on the popular European toy brand, Puppy in My Pocket. If you work in children’s TV, you’re probably heard ... Continue Reading →

Toon Town Revisited

The new 13-part series Tooned! offers a highly entertaining look at Saturday morning cartoons and their impact on culture and society through the years. Creating a documentary series ... Continue Reading →

The Fine Art of Domesticating Dragons

Co-directors Chris Sanders and Dean DeBlois reveal the triumphs and tribulations of bringing DreamWorks’ majestic 3-D epic How to Train Your Dragon to animated life. When British ... Continue Reading →

Granny and Geronimo Make Waves at Cartoons on the Bay Festival

The 14th Edition of the Cartoons on the Bay festival (held in Rapallo, Italy) came to a close this past weekend, with Brown Bag Films’ Oscar-nominated short Granny O’Grimm ... Continue Reading →

Rai Fiction Unveils A New Season of Toons

French fantasy author Jules Vernes and Greek hero Ulysses take center stage in two of the new animated series unveiled by Rai Fiction at Italian festival Cartoons on the Bay this past ... Continue Reading →

Machinima Moves to the Next Level

One of the most fascinating aspects of animation is how the field continues to grow and mutate in so many different directions. While we’re seeing the applications of animation ... Continue Reading →

Weinsteins Develop 3-D Animated Pic Based on Caveman’s Drawing

The Weinstein Company is hoping to make a big comeback in the family entertainment business with a new animated feature based on early cavemen drawings discovered at the Spanish cave ... Continue Reading →

Win Signed Copies of Waking Sleeping Beauty Posters!

The folks at Disney have been kind enough to provide Animag readers with five collector’s edition one-sheet posters of the acclaimed documentary Waking Sleeping Beauty, signed ... Continue Reading →

Hallmark Preps Hoops & Yoyo Holiday Special

Hallmark’s popular online e-card characters Hoops and Yoyo will be starring in their own cable holiday movie in the near future. Hallmark Channel is developing a new animated ... Continue Reading →

Shrek, Chomet and Besson Set to Shine at Annecy

Screenings of Sylvain Chomet’s The Illusionist, a ‘work-in-progress’ sneak peek at Luc Besson’s feature The Mechanics of the Heart and the European premiere ... Continue Reading →