Africa’s Lost Classics

Rare & Pioneering African Animation Shines in UK Film Tour

Five of the UK’s leading festivals of world cinema will bring a touring show of rare, forgotten and sometimes suppressed pioneering African films to audiences across the country. ... Continue Reading →
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Slovak Filmmaker Ivana Sebestova’s Latest Debuts at Projekt 100

Acclaimed director, animator and artist Ivana Sebestova — two-time winner of the Slovak National Film Award, for Four (2007) and Snow (2013), and a driving creative force behind ... Continue Reading →
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Viva El Festival Pixelatl!

The town of Cuernavaca in Mexico will once again host another highly anticipated edition of Pixelatl’s El Festival September 5 thru 10. The 2017 edition showcases a wide variety ... Continue Reading →
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Two by Masaaki Yuasa Debut at OIAF

Two highly original, new films by Japanese auteur Masaaki Yuasa will be showcased at this year’s Ottawa International Animation Festival. Over the past 10 years, Japanese TV and ... Continue Reading →
June Foray

June Foray Life Celebration Planned for Sept. 19

Mark Evanier, animation veteran and longtime friend of the late June Foray, has announced the details for the beloved actress’s life celebration, which will be held on Sept. 19 at ... Continue Reading →
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Cardiff Animation Festivals Opens Call for Entries

The new Cardiff Animation Festival (CAF) has opened its call for entries for its first edition. The deadline for submissions is Friday 12th January 2018, with discounted Earlybird submissions ... Continue Reading →
Toni Pace Carstensen

VES Summit ‘17 to Honor Carstensen, Finance, Burns

The Visual Effects Society has announced its special honorees to be recognized at the 9th Annual VES Summit, set for Saturday, October 28. Venerated VFX producer and founding VES member ... Continue Reading →
Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality

VRDC Fall Sessions Explore ‘Virtual Rick-ality,’ Tilt Brush & More

Virtual Reality Developers Conference is gearing up to bring premier content and networking opportunities for immersive VR, AR and MR experience creators to San Francisco’s Union ... Continue Reading →
ATF Animation PItch 2017

Asia TV Forum Opens Inaugural Animation Pitch

Reed Exhibitions, producer of Asia TV Forum & Market, has opened the call for entries for the first-ever ATF Animation Pitch: a premier Asian pitching competition for creators and ... Continue Reading →
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Paley Center Hosting Cartoon Network 25th Anniversary Exhibit

The television animation landscape changed forever a quarter-century ago with the launch of the very first 24-hour toon channel. To celebrate its big 25th anniversary, Cartoon Network ... Continue Reading →