Venice to Screen 3-D Toy Story, Rintaro’s Penguin

Attendees at the 66th annual Venice Film Festival will get the first chance to see the 3-D versions of Toy Story and Toy Story 2. The Pixar films, due for general release from Disney ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk Plans Full Slate of SIGGRAPH Events

Autodesk will be demonstrating its latest creative technologies via a number of live events at the SIGGRAPH 2009 conference, set for Aug. 3-7 in New Orleans. Among the company’s ... Continue Reading →

Shotgun Software To Host SIGGRAPH 2009 Event

Shotgun Software ‘ maker of the pipeline management tool Shotgun ‘ is teaming up with visual effects houses Digital Domain and Zoic Studios for a user group presentation ... Continue Reading →

Fox Drops Abortion Episode of Family Guy

The Fox television network has announced it will not air a planned Family Guy episode that deals with abortion. Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane mentioned the episode ‘ titled ... Continue Reading →

Nickelodeon To Unveil New Logo in Fall

Children’s network Nickelodeon has announced it will celebrate its 30th anniversary and fall rebranding of its networks with a new logo. The current orange splatter logo, which ... Continue Reading →

Glenn Martin DDS To Premiere Aug. 17 on Nick

Glenn Martin DDS ‘the first TV series from former Disney chief Michael Eisner’s new Tornante Animation company ‘will premiere Aug. 17 at 8 p.m. on Nick at Nite. The ... Continue Reading →

Feature Set for Seuss’ The Lorax

Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment have set directors and writers to work on a 3-D CG-animated adaptation of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax. Set for release in March 2, ... Continue Reading →

Monsters vs. Aliens on Sequel Bubble

DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg says it’s a tossup right now over whether there will be a sequel to its 3-D animated feature film Monsters vs. Aliens. Katzenberg addressed ... Continue Reading →

Four Pics on Tap From American Original, Titmouse

American Original ‘ the new production company formed by producer, comic book writer and former studio executive Jeff Katz ‘ has signed a deal with Titmouse Animation to ... Continue Reading →

Aliens Faces Uphill Box Office Battle

The studios continue their run of releasing films either packed with animation and VFX or family fare ‘both elements embodied by Fox’s Aliens in the Attic. The goofy family ... Continue Reading →