Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Sony Plans Monstrously Fun Summer for Prime Members

Amazon Prime members can get their summer started right, embarking on a monster cruise with the Drac Pack with exclusive access to an early showing of Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation! ... Continue Reading →
On Happiness Road

First Selections for SICAF 2018 Revealed

The Seoul International Animated Film Festival, a.k.a. SICAF, has revealed the first batch of screenings selections, covering seven Official Competition categories and two Special Competition ... Continue Reading →
Don Greenberg

VIEW Adds ‘Incredibles’ Creatives, VFX Supes, Parks Pro to Speaker Line-Up

Italy’s VIEW Conference for animation, visual effects, games, AR/VR and immersive storytelling — taking place in Turin Oct. 22-26 — has announced an impressive roster ... Continue Reading →
Llama Llama

Netflix Greenlights Second Season of Genius Brands ‘Llama Llama’

Genius Brands International announced that Netflix has greenlit the production of season 2 of animated preschool series Llama Llama, with Jennifer Garner set to reprise the lead voice ... Continue Reading →
The Green Bird

OIAF18 Unveils Young Audience Competition, Jury

Organizers of the Ottawa International Animation Festival — taking place September 26-30 — have revealed the competition films selected for the Official Competition in the ... Continue Reading →
Bloeistratt 11

‘Funan,’ ‘Bloeistratt, 11′ Take Top Cristals at Annecy

Denis Do’s Funan and Nienke Deutz’s Bloeistratt, 11 were among the many prize-winning features, shorts and TV projects at the Annecy Festival’s closing night ceremonies ... Continue Reading →
The Magnificent Cake!

‘La Chute,’ ‘Magnificent Cake’ Among Winners at Annecy

An eclectic group of animated shorts and features received special prizes at the 2018 Annecy Animation Festival today. Boris Labbé’s La Chute, Lucia Bulgerhoni’s Inanimate, Steve ... Continue Reading →
Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman

Academy Hosts Star-Studded Sherman Bros. Tribute

For the past 50 years, movie lovers have enjoyed the wonderful music of songwriting brothers Richard M. Sherman (1925-2012)  and Robert B. Sherman. The brilliant duo’s scores include ... Continue Reading →
Cartoon Network Africa Creative Lab

Cartoon Network Africa Launches Creative Lab Initiative

Cartoon Network Africa has launched a new initiative called “Creative Lab” to promote local short-form animated content for and from people living in Africa. The initiative ... Continue Reading →
Nora Twomey, Saara Chaudry, and Angelina Jolie

GKIDS’ Animation Is Film Festival Sets Dates for 2018

GKIDS has announced the date for this year’s Animation Is Film festival in Los Angeles. The second annual event will take place Oct. 19 thru 21st at the TCL Chinese 6 Theater in Hollywood. ... Continue Reading →