NY Children’s Fest Sets 2016 Dates

The 19th edition of the New York International Children’s Film Festival — an Oscar-qualifying event for the Best Animated Short Film category — will be held February ... Continue Reading →

Vicon, Audiomotion Set ‘Most People Mo-Capped’ Record

Motion-capture technology specialist Vicon and Audiomotion Studios have set a new Guinness World Record for the most people motion-captured in real-time, with 19 people. The record ... Continue Reading →

Boy Scouts Announce Animation Merit Badge

The Boy Scouts of America have announced that as part of its commitment to incorporate STEM experiences to help kids prepare for possible future careers, it has officially added “animation” ... Continue Reading →

‘Hotbod’ Takes SVA’s Dusty Animation Prize

School of Visual Arts’ 26th annual Dusty Film & Animation Festival has wrapped up, culminating in an awards ceremony held at the SVA Theatre in New York City hosted by media personality ... Continue Reading →

Animago AWARDS Submissions Due June 30

For nearly 20 years, the animago AWARD has been recognizing the best works in the fields of 3d animation & still, visual effects and visualization and will do so again with this ... Continue Reading →

Stuttgart Awards Grand Prix to ‘Sense of Touch’

Organizers of the 22nd Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) have announced the winners of this year’s edition, which attracted roughly 80,000 visitors to the German metropolis ... Continue Reading →

‘Possessed,’ ‘Kaguya’ Take Top AniFilm Awards

The 2015 AniFilm fest has wrapped up in Trebon, Czech Republic this weekend. The top feature awards went to Spanish director Sam Conflictivos for the adult-targeted puppet horror comedy ... Continue Reading →

FMX Wraps 20th Edition; APD, Stuttgart Show Results

The 20th anniversary edition of FMX in Stuttgart, Germany, is in the books as an event worthy of celebrating two decades of spotlighting the best in the art and technology of visual ... Continue Reading →

Phase Two of Disney Cel Conservation Launched

The Walt Disney Animation Research Library (ARL) and the Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) announce that the second phase of their collaborative cel conservation research project has ... Continue Reading →

‘Bottom Feeders,’ ‘Valvoja’ Take Top Animatricks Honors

Animatricks Animation Festival — the annual event held in Helsinki, Finland and this year presented in partnership with local studio Rovio Entertainment — has announced ... Continue Reading →