MCAD Offers Anime & Manga Workshop

Why have manga and anime become such an international phenomenon? The Minneapolis College of Art and Design will offer a look at the history, creative process and cultural meanings ... Continue Reading →

ComputerCafé Goes Wild For Spy Kids 2

In Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams, swashbuckling skeletons, a miniature zoo and menacing mutant animals await siblings Carmen and Juni Cortez, thanks to the visual effects wizards ... Continue Reading →

Spy Kids Gets The Drop On XXX

Effects-filled Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams opens today, getting a jump on the weekend competition, which includes another super spy thriller, XXX. And while the two films are ... Continue Reading →

PSYOP Shoots Straight For LUGS

To get the latest pitch for LUGZ Footwear up and running, ad agency Avrett Free & Ginsberg called upon the team of artists at PSYOP. The New York-based creative collective directed, ... Continue Reading →

Rings, Simpsons, Titans On DVD

Directed by Peter Jackson and featuring Oscar-winning CG animation by Randy Cook and the team at WETA Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring will no doubt dominate video sales ... Continue Reading →

Sophie Heats Up Comic-Con Int’l

Visitors to Comic-Con Int’l in San Diego got a special treat as Sophie McNievl, star of channelzero Ent.’s upcoming animated series SoSophie signed her centerfold in the ... Continue Reading →

ILM on Trail Of Tears

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Industrial Light & Magic has won a bid to do visual effects work on the upcoming Bruce Willis film Tears of the Sun, to be directed by Antoine ... Continue Reading →

Disney Promotes Tim Kilpin To Exec. VP, Studio Franchise Mgmt.

Dick Cook, chairman of The Walt Disney Studios, and Andy Mooney, president of Disney Consumer Products Worldwide, announced the promotion of Tim Kilpin to the newly created role of ... Continue Reading →

CLU Gets Velocity Up To Speed At Comic-Con Int’l

Creative Logik Universe (CLU) made its Comic-Con Int’l. debut in San Diego, Calif. with the premiere of its 3D animated series Velocity. Co-created by Managing Director Al Lopez ... Continue Reading →

Molly Shannon Makes Contact With Good Boy

The Hollywood Reporter tells us that Saturday Night Live alum Molly Shannon is in negotiations to star in the live-action/CG animation family feature Good Boy for MGM/Jim Henson Pictures. John ... Continue Reading →