Screening, Panel Celebrate Iron Giant’s 10th Anniversary

ASIFA-Hollywood will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the release of the classic animated feature film The Iron Giant with a screening and reunion panel Oct. 23. Scheduled to attend ... Continue Reading →

Pocoyo Comes to U.S. in Spanish, English

BAFTA-winning animated series Pocoyo is brushing up on its languages, as a trio of deals will bring the show to the United States in English and Spanish. ITV Studios Global Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Telescreen Series Score at MIPCOM

Dutch company Telescreen has scored deals at MIPCOM for its animated children’s series Frog & Friends, Miffy, Moomin and Dibo the Giftdragon. Frog & Friends has sold ... Continue Reading →

Gaumont, DQ Team Up for Galactik Football

French animation company Gaumont-Alphanim has signed a co-production deal with India’s DQ Entertainment, a studio that works on animation, gaming and live action projects. The ... Continue Reading →

Five New Series Arrive on qubo

Multiplatform entertainment outlet qubo has announced five new animated series for children to begin this fall. The programs will air on both the Spanish and English versions of qubo ... Continue Reading →

Malaysian Feature Headhunters of Borneo Announced

Malaysian satcaster Jia Yu has teamed up with Centraline Animation to begin pre-production on the companies’ first animated feature movie, Headhunters of Borneo. The 70-minute ... Continue Reading →

French Studio Plans Krostons Features

A trio of ugly and malicious Belgian comic book creatures is set to star in a CG/live action 3-D hybrid movie called The Krostons in 3-D. The film is being made by France’s Le ... Continue Reading →

Cookie Jar Takes on Varsity Merchandise, Entertainment

Look for cheerleading to get a lot more animated under a new deal between Varsity and Cookie Jar Entertainment. Under a just-announced strategic licensing partnership, Cookie Jar will ... Continue Reading →

Digital Domain Opens Vancouver Post

Digital Domain is opening a new visual effects facility in Vancouver, Canada. The Oscar-winning facility has appointed veteran production executive Gloria Borders to the post of president ... Continue Reading →

Coraline Director Selick Moves on From Laika

Stop-motion animator Henry Selick is leaving his position at Portland-based studio Laika. Selick joined the studio in 2004 as supervising director. He wrote and directed the studio’s ... Continue Reading →