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Blackpills, Bobby Prod Team for Adult Animation Venture Bobbypills

Digital media company blackpills has teamed up with French animation producer Bobby Prod. to create a new studio called Bobbypills that will create animation for adults. Created by ... Continue Reading →
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Mazinger Z Creators Detail Feature Plan at Annecy

Mazinger Z anime creator Go Nagai, Dynamic Planning producer Ichinao Nagai (and Nagai’s nephew) and Yu Kanemaru (producer at Toei Animation) presented plans at Annecy for a new animated ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Debuts Welcome to the Wayne July 24

A New York City apartment building holds mysteries and adventures behind every door in Nickelodeon’s newest animated series, Welcome to the Wayne, premiering July 24. Created and ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

FESTS: The Tokyo International Film Festival will this year present a section on the work of animator Keiichi Hara. It will feature Hara’s major films, including Summer Days with ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy Asia Festival Coming to Seoul in 2019

The Annecy Festival is expanding to Asia. Festival organizers CITIA, Image et industries créatives (France), the SBA Animation Center (South Korea) and SK Broadband (South Korea) signed ... Continue Reading →
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Xilam’s Paprika to Spice Up Disney Junior LatAm

French production company Xilam has licensed its animated preschool series Paprika (75 x 7′ plus 11 x 2′) to Disney Junior Latin America. The series will air on Disney Junior across ... Continue Reading →
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Toon Boom Rebrands, Debuts Producer Software

Canada-based software maker Toon Boom Animation has unveiled new branding and a new product: Toon Boom Producer. Producer is a web-based production tracking and digital asset management ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Channels EMEA Unveils Slate Headed by ‘101 Dalmatian Street’

Disney Channels EMEA unveiled a first look at several new animated series — including 101 Dalmatian Street, Gigantosaurus, and Space Chickens In Space — as well as acquisitions ... Continue Reading →
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‘DuckTales’ Premiere Dates Set; Title Sequence Teased

Disney XD’s new take on the classic animated series DuckTales will kick off its run with an hour-long premiere movie airing on the channel for 24 consecutive hours Aug. 12, with ... Continue Reading →
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Imira Announces Multiple Distrib Deals Ahead of Annecy

Spain-based Imira has announced the closing of a number of distribution deals in advance of this week’s MIFA at Annecy. Imira has closed with Netflix a deal for multiple titles, ... Continue Reading →