Gabriella Ferri Wins i Castelli Animati

The feature film Life Without Gabriella Ferri won the grand prize at the 14th edition of the i Castelli Animati festival, which concluded Nov. 29 in Rome. The full list of the festival’s ... Continue Reading →

Disney Leads Annies Race with 17 Nominations

The nominations for the 37th annual Annie Awards have been announced, with Disney Animation Studios leading the way with a grand total of 17 nods, with eight nominations for The Princess ... Continue Reading →

McConaughey’s Rooster Tales Lands at Fox

Fox is developing an animated TV series titled Rooster Tales, based on the life of actor Matthew McConaughey’s brother. McConaughey will be an executive producer through is production ... Continue Reading →

Animation Magazine Habla Espanol at Expotoons

Animation Magazine had long been a resource for animators and animation fans around the world and now, for the first time, has published a Spanish-language edition that had its debut ... Continue Reading →

Mary and Max is Top Toon at Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Adam Eliot’s stop-motion film Mary and Max won the Best Animated Feature award at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. The awards, presented last week in Eliot’s home nation ... Continue Reading →

New Moon’s High Orbit Lifts Box Office

The Twilight Saga: New Moon remained high in the sky over the Thanksgiving holiday, leading a strong overall box office performance. New Moon grossed $66 million in the five-day frame, ... Continue Reading →

Anima Adds Post Services to Gaturro

Anima Studios in Mexico has signed on to co-produce the animated feature Gaturro, joining lead producer Illusion Studios of Argentina and Toonz Animation India. Anima will carry out ... Continue Reading →

Argentine Campanella to Direct Foosball Feature

Juan Jose Campanella, the Argentine director of El secreto de sus ojos (The Secret in Their Eyes), is preparing to direct the animated feature film Metegol (Foosball). The film, which ... Continue Reading →

Shrek Forever After in 3-D May be Ogre’s Final Movie

DreamWorks Animation announced it will wrap up its signature movie franchise with Shrek Forever After, which will be the first film in the series made in 3-D USA Today also reports ... Continue Reading →

Santa Intervention Wins Fox-Aniboom Contest

Jay Malone’s animated short Santa Intervention won this year’s Fox-Aniboom Holiday Animation Challenge, earning the Los Angeles animator a $15,000 prize and a development ... Continue Reading →