venice-film-festival-2015-150

‘Anomalisa’ Wins Grand Jury Prize at Venice

The stop motion animated film Anomalisa won the Grand Jury Prize at the prestigious Venice Film Festival this weekend. The film, directed by renowned screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and ... Continue Reading →
atlantyca-entertainment-150

Atlantyca Picks Up ‘Nutri Ventures’ Rights

Atlantyca Entertainment has acquired the European distribution rights to the animated series Nutri Ventures, A children’s global entertainment brand dedicated to promoting healthy ... Continue Reading →
triggerfish-150

Triggerfish Story Lab Receives 1,378 Entries From Across Africa

The Triggerfish Story Lab reports receiving 1,378 entries from storytellers and filmmakers from 30 countries across Africa and its diaspora. The Cape Town, South Africa-based project ... Continue Reading →
turner-broadcasting-150

Turner Sets ‘Beat Monsters’ as Korea Co-Prod

Turner Broadcasting has greenlit a new co-production titled Beat Monsters with Synergy Media and Studio Goindol. Beat Monsters is a comedy starring alien monsters from outer space on ... Continue Reading →
hahn-film-150

CLF, Hahn, Toonz Partner on ‘1001 Nights’ series

Chocolate Liberation Front, Germany’s Hahn Film and Toonz Entertainment are co-producing a new CGI animation series for ages 9-12 titled 1001 Nights: The Untold Stories (26 x 24’). The ... Continue Reading →
Playmobil-150

Wild Bunch to Pitch ‘Playmobil’ at Toronto

France’s Wild Bunch plans to launch its animated Playmobil feature at the Toronto International Film Festival. According to reports, Wild Bunch is in advanced negotiations with a ... Continue Reading →
cartoon-forum-150

Cartoon Forum Sets Cartoon d’Or, Tributes Nominees

Cartoon Forum has announced the nominees for the 2015 Cartoon d’Or as well as the companies vying for the 2015 Cartoon Tributes. The six nominees for the Cartoon d’Or 2015 are: A ... Continue Reading →
The Prophet

Artists United

Indie animators bring their unique styles to one of the ... Continue Reading →
dinotrux-post-150

Building a Mashup

DreamWorks mixes vehicles and dinosaurs for Dinotrux, the first original series under its Netflix deal. Mashing up dinosaurs and trucks ... Continue Reading →
Lucy Koh

Judge Upholds Amended VFX and Animation Antitrust Lawsuit

A federal judge has rejected VFX and animation companies’ motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit claiming the companies conspired to suppress wages and agree not to poach each ... Continue Reading →