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Rooftop Screens ‘Dark Toons’ May 31

Rooftop Films is looking to blow Brooklyners’ minds with Dark Toons, a screening of animated shorts using a variety of techniques to create everything from optical illusions to ... Continue Reading →
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Exploring ‘Adventure Time’s Comics Connection

DePaul University’s Animation program, in conjunction with CAKE, The Chicago Alternative Comics Expo, will three top alternative comics artists to talk about their work on and ... Continue Reading →
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Triggerfish’s ‘Khumba’ Wins African Academy Honor

South Africa-based animation studio Triggerfish’s feature Khumba won this weekend the top animation honor at the Africa Movie Academy Awards. The award marks the second year in ... Continue Reading →
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Partners Re-up With 9 Story for ‘Arthur’

9 Story Entertainment has secured multiple international sales of the award-winning children’s animated series Arthur (20 x 22′). Longstanding broadcast partners for the ... Continue Reading →
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‘X-Men’ Soars; ‘Frozen’ Now No. 5 of All Time

Marvel’s merry mutants ruled the box office this weekend, as expected, while Disney’s Frozen moved up another step on the list of all-time highest grossing films. X-Men: ... Continue Reading →
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Catch Up with ‘Dragons’ on Disc

Now that Memorial Day has ushered in the unofficial start of summer, it’s time to catch up on the goings on in Berk before heading off to see How to Train Your Dragon 2 when its ... Continue Reading →
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Director Wright Departs ‘Ant-Man’

Edgar Wright has been attached to Marvel’s Ant-Man feature since 2006, and now, with the long-in-development movie firmly moving toward a July 17, 2015, release, he has parted ... Continue Reading →
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New Images from Hayek’s ‘The Prophet’

The coolest animation news to come out of the Cannes Film Festival was the in-progress preview of Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet, an animated adaptation of the famous book of poetry ... Continue Reading →
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Saban Israel to Represent DreamWorks Properties

Saban Brands Israel has signed on to represents the brands of DreamWorks Animation in that nation, including merchandise, retail and publishing. The deal includes this summer’s ... Continue Reading →
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‘Godzilla’s’ Edwards Directing Stand-Alone ‘Star Wars’

Disney and Lucasfilm announced that Gareth Edwards, director of the current hit Godzilla, will direct the first stand-alone Star Wars film, with a screenplay by Gary Whitta. The film ... Continue Reading →