VIEW Awards Open for Animation and VFX Shorts

The 2015 VIEW Conference, set for Oct. 19-23 in Turin, Italy, is widening the scope of its awards with new themes, subjects and contestants. Accepting submissions through Sept. 15, ... Continue Reading →

World Animation Celebration Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets are now available for the 2015 World Animation Celebration, set for Oct. 24-25 at Sony Pictures Animation in Culver City, Calif. Presented by Animation Libation Studios and ... Continue Reading →
Hiccup, Toothless and pals explore new creative territory for DreamWorks’ top franchise in the new Netflix series Dragons: Race to the Edge.

Into the Great Wide Open

Hiccup, Toothless and pals explore new creative territory for DreamWorks’ top ... Continue Reading →
We Bare Bears

Bear Necessities

Daniel Chong brings his feature expertise to TV for the new Cartoon Network comedy series We Bare Bears. It’s hard enough to find happiness in this modern world as a person, so imagine ... Continue Reading →
Rick and Morty

No Holding Back

Adult Swim’s hit series Rick and Morty fights its way back for a second season ... Continue Reading →

Technicolor Adds Sean Mullen, David Kern in Expansion

Technicolor is expanding its animation and games division with the appointment of Sean Mullen as creative director and David Kern as games technical director. Mullen and Kern will be ... Continue Reading →

Banijay and Zodiak Media Announce Merger

International France-based media companies Banijay Group and Zodiak Media have agreed to merge their catalogs and production units. With revenues of around $1 billion, the merger creates ... Continue Reading →

‘Ant-Man’ Earns Extra Life Atop B.O. From ‘Pixels’

Ant-Man remained the king of the box office this weekend, managing to edge out the newly released Adam Sandler video game comedy Pixels. The Marvel Studios release earned a reported ... Continue Reading →

Splash Inks Deals with Hulu, Urania, Mobibase

Splash Entertainment has finalized new distribution digital deals with Hulu, Urania and Mobibase for a number of its leading animated titles, including Chloe’s Closet, Dive Olly ... Continue Reading →

Google Spotlight Stories Comes to iOS

Google Spotlight Stories — including such animated apps as Jan Pinkava’s Windy Day and Glen Keane’s Duet, is now available on iOS devices. All four of the Google Spotlight ... Continue Reading →