DAGNABIT! Drawn to Price Tag

Atlanta animation studio DAGNABIT! put the finishing touches on Price Tag, the most recent in a series of whimsically animated 30-second spots for storehouse furniture. John Ryan’s ... Continue Reading →

Z Animation Opens in N.Y., L.A.

Veteran exec. producer Peter Barg has founded Z Animation (www.zanimation.tv), a new production house specializing in television commercials. With production offices in both New York ... Continue Reading →

Bent Image Gets Skinny on Klondike Spot

The much-loved Coca-Cola polar bears are a hard act to follow but Portland, Oregon-based hybrid animation laboratory/live-action production studio Bent Image Lab was up to the challenge ... Continue Reading →

Millimages Makes First Commercials

French animation producer Millimages has made its first foray into commercial production. The new business focus on creating animated spots was launched and supervised by Philippe Gompel. ... Continue Reading →

Steele VFX Makes Funky Chickens for BK

To promote Burger King’s Big Kids meals, featuring lightning bolt and star-shaped Chicken Tenders, ad agency Campbell Mithun, Minneapolis and Santa Monica, Calif.-based production ... Continue Reading →

Acclaim President Steps Aside

Greg Fishbach, co-founder and longtime CEO of struggling video game publisher Acclaim Entertainment, has resigned and will be replaced by Rodney Cousens. Fishbach, who helped start ... Continue Reading →

Edgeworx UK, Loose Moose Chip Away at Cookie Spot

Post facility Edgeworx UK and London-based animation house Loose Moose have teamed up again to produce a second stop-motion animated commercial for Nabisco’s Chips Ahoy! brand ... Continue Reading →

AICP Hosts First Honors in Brand Integration

The Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) has announced an inaugural program honoring innovative work in screen-based integration of branded content. Part of the 12th ... Continue Reading →

First L.A. Anime Fest Tomorrow

The American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theatre kicks off the 1st Annual Los Angeles Anime Festival tomorrow. Sponsored by the Japan Foundation, the fest will run from May 2-15. Audiences ... Continue Reading →

Uli Meyer Studios Stitches Up Frankenred

Uli Meyer Studios recently completed Frankenred, its eighth promo for the current BSKYB Sky Active campaign featuring the character Lil Red. This latest spot introduces the CG character ... Continue Reading →