PBS Wags New Martha Speaks Week

PBS Kids has scheduled a brand, new week of Martha Speaks for the dog days of summer, beginning this Monday, July 13. The five-day stunt features the talented pooch in various adventures’fighting ... Continue Reading →

Up No. 1 on Yahoo!’s Top 30 List

Disney/Pixar’s Up has landed on top of the list of top 30 animated films of all time, compiled from ratings posted by Yahoo! users. Directed by Pete Docter, the tenth animated ... Continue Reading →

Philip Hunt, Creative Director, Studio aka

This week, director Philip Hunt’s charming CG-animated project Lost and Found took home the top audience award at the Palm Springs Short Festival. Produced by Hunt and his team ... Continue Reading →

Pitch Party ’09: Meet the Winners!

It was a tough job, but someone had to do it! Our animation industry judges spent the last week reviewing the eclectic and colorful pitches submitted by this year’s clever contestants. ... Continue Reading →

Books We Love

The Art of Up By Tim Hauser (Chronicle Books, $40) A fantastic new Pixar movie deserves yet another collectible Art of book, and it’s good to report that animation veteran/author ... Continue Reading →

Destination: Animation

With numerous premieres, world-class panels and programs, the 2009 edition of the Annecy Festival and Market promises to be one of the most exciting animation events in recent memory. The ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network/Adult Swim Announce Comic-Con Schedule

Cartoon Network and Adult Swim will be having a strong presence at this year’s Comic-Con. The cabler announced its healthy slate of panels, fan events and special signings at ... Continue Reading →

Log Jam Soothes the Savage Beasts!

Alexei Alexeev’s award-winning short, KJFG No. 5, inspires a delightful new TV series. How do you capture lightning in a bottle? One way is to put a talented bear, a rabbit, a ... Continue Reading →

Brussels’ Sprouts

More than six decades after being introduced in a Beglian newspaper comic, pint-sized adventurers Suske and Wiske are getting ready for their major CG-animated movie splash. If you’re ... Continue Reading →

Ode to Dirty Harry

Illusion Studios pushes the envelope with Boogie, a tongue-in-cheek, ultra-violent 2D movie about a tough-guy assassin based on a popular Argentine comic strip. Move over, Jason Statham. ... Continue Reading →