Atomic Carnival Rolls Into MIPCOM

Atomic Cartoons rides into MIPCOM with Coney Island Carneys, created by animation artists Garnet Syberg-Olsen and Jared Deal. Coney Island Carneys mixes off-beat humor, slapstick gags ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland Forges Metalheads

Production has begun on TV-Loonland’s latest animation show, Metalheads, an off-the-wall comedy adventure for kids 6 to 11. The 26×11 co-production with ZDF, in conjunction ... Continue Reading →

A Spirited Opening

One of the year’s most anticipated animated features hits U.S. theaters today in limited release. Disney’s English-dubbed release of Ghibli Studios’ and Writer/Director ... Continue Reading →

New Maya Tutorials On DVD

The Gnomon Workshop, an outgrowth of the Gnomon School of Visual Effects, has released nine new training DVDs on modeling, dynamics and expressions in Alias|Wavefront’s Maya. This ... Continue Reading →

Monsters Scares Up Record Video Sales

Disney/Pixar’s Monsters, Inc.. sold 5 million units on DVD and video in North America on the first day of release, breaking the record of $4.5 million held by The Lion King. Monsters, ... Continue Reading →

CARTOON FORUM Is On

Cartoon Forum Eryri, one of Europe’s biggest animation events, is underway at Faenol Estate in Bangor, North Wales, U.K. During the three days of meetings and presentations, more ... Continue Reading →

Tonight: Get The 411 On Independent Animation

To follow up June’s well-attended panel discussion, The State of the Industry, ASIFA-Hollywood, The Animation Guild Local 839 and Women In Animation will look to the arena of ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM Entry Gets Curious About Rock Stars

From Curious and Blueprint Ent. comes Hey Joel, an adult-oriented, animated sitcom that goes behind-the-scenes at a music talk show. The 13×22 series is being developed in conjunction ... Continue Reading →

Ex-Scream Gaming

In conjunction with the home video release of Disney/Pixar’s Monsters, Inc., THQ Inc. announced the availability of Monsters, Inc. Scream Arena, exclusively for Nintendo GameCube. Having ... Continue Reading →

Paramount Digs Cinesite Europe For Tomb Raider 2

With Angelina Jolie set to reprise the role of Lara Croft in Paramount’s Tomb Raider 2, casting has also been nailed for some of the film’s other stars — the visual ... Continue Reading →