Claudia Balzer Scott-Hansen

9 Story Names Scott-Hanson VP of Distribution

9 Story Media Group appointed Claudia Balzer Scott-Hansen to the new position of vice president, distribution. Reporting to managing director Natalie Osborne, Scott-Hansen will be responsible ... Continue Reading →
Peter Chou

Peter Chou to Chair Digital Domain Holdings Board

Peter Chou has been named chairman of the board of directors of Digital Domain Holdings Ltd., the parent company of the Oscar-winning Hollywood digital production studio Digital Domain ... Continue Reading →

‘Garden Wall,’ ‘Adventure Time’ Win Top Toon Emmys

It was a good night for Cartoon Network at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards this weekend, as the network won the Outstanding Animated Program for its Over the Garden Wall miniseries and ... Continue Reading →

‘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 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 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 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 →

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 →

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 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 →