Pixar’s UP to Open Cannes Festival

Disney/Pixar’s UP has been selected as the opening ceremony film for the prestigious Cannes Festival this year. Directed by Pete Docter (Monsters, Inc.) the 3-D feature will makes ... Continue Reading →

Wild Things Poster Is Unleashed

A new poster for the much-anticipated adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wild Things Are has hit the web recently. The Warner Bros. feature has been delayed several times, ... Continue Reading →

CBeebies Gives Chuggington Second Season Pass

BBC’s CBeebies Channel has picked up 26 more episodes of Ludorom’s popular CG-animated series, Chuggington‘bringing the total episode number to 78 x 10. The show premiered ... Continue Reading →

Annecy 2009 Announces Official Selection

The Annecy International Animation Film Festival (June 8-13) has released the names of the shorts, TV series, student projects and commercials of its 2009 Official Selection categories. ... Continue Reading →

Geronimo Will Be the Big Cheese at MIPTV

Atlanytica Entertainment and Moonscoop will be offering a sneak peek at their eagerly anticipated new series Geronimo Stilton at MIPTV this year. Based on Elisabetta Dami’s best-selling ... Continue Reading →

BRB’s Papawa Pops Up in Italy, Portugal

Watch out, Lost! BRB’s wild animated series Papawa, which is about a mysterious island and its nightmarish residents, is taking over Europe, one country at a time. We just got ... Continue Reading →

The Secret of Kells Gets Solid Raves

The new European animated feature The Secret of Kells (also known as Brendan and the Secret of Kells) has been getting fantastic reviews in Ireland, where it was released last week. ... Continue Reading →

Cartoons on the Bay Announces ’09 Lineup in Tiglio

RAI Trade’s Cartoons on the Bay festival has revealed more details about this year’s upcoming tributes and programs, which will take place April 2-5 in three main location’Rapallo, ... Continue Reading →

An Amazon Princess Is Reborn

By any standard, Princess Diana of Themyscira (a.k.a. Wonder Woman) may be one of the most intriguing female superheroes in pop culture history. William Moulton Marston’s sublime ... Continue Reading →

Astro Boy Short Rockets in April

It looks like die-hard Astro Boy fans won’t have to wait until October’s Imagi movie release to get a dose of their favorite manga hero. Anime News Network reports that ... Continue Reading →