Sore Eyes for Infinity

‘Sore Eyes for Infinity’ Takes Top Anča Award

The 2017 Fest Anča international animation festival has wrapped up in Zilina, Slovakia, with the international jury bestowing the grand prize Anča Award — and its 800 euro purse ... Continue Reading →
Skin for Skin

NFB Short ‘Skin for Skin’ Gets Fantasia Fest World Premiere

Neo-Gothic mixed technique animated short Skin for Skin — directed by Calgary filmmakers Carol Beecher and Kevin D. A. Kurytnik, produced by the National Film Board of Canada ... Continue Reading →
Aardman Co-founders Peter Lord and David Sproxton

Photos: The Magic of Aardman Exhibit Opens in Melbourne

The Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) has opened a cracking new exhibition celebrating the 40th anniversary of one of the world’s most successful animation studios, ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Forum Shifts Dates to Avoid General Strike

Organizers of the 2017 Cartoon Forum have responded to a general strike announcement by French trade unions by moving the dates of this year’s event up a day. To avoid the September ... Continue Reading →
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Office Closure: Happy Independence Day!

Dear readers, please note that Animation Magazine will be closed Tuesday, July 4 in recognition of Independence Day in the US. The morning newsletter will resume Wednesday. Have a safe ... Continue Reading →
Voltron Legendary Defender

DWA & Netflix Plot Legendary Comic-Con with ‘Voltron’ Events

DreamWorks Animation Television and Netflix are bringing mecha mega-fun to San Diego Comic-Con with special plans around hit animated series revamp Voltron Legendary Defender. Fans ... Continue Reading →
Song of a Toad

SIGGRAPH CG Fest: ‘Song of a Toad’ Is Best in Show

Following the Electronic Theater selections announcement, SIGGRAPH has unveiled the winners of this year’s Computer Animation Festival — running throughout the LA event from ... Continue Reading →
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VIEW Conference Adds Joe Letteri & VFX Stars to Speakers

Italy’s VIEW Conference on VFX, computer graphics, digital media, games and VR has further padded its speakers lineup for the 18th annual edition, taking place October 23-27 in Turin. ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: WB TV Unleashes “Paw-some” Comic-Con Plans

Warner Bros. Television Group is taking “the dog days of summer” quite literally with its exceedingly charming schedule announcement video for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 (scroll down ... Continue Reading →
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Crunchyroll Plans Its Biggest AX Ever

Streaming destination Crunchyroll is gearing up for its biggest ever Anime Expo, with exclusive perks, events and screenings planned for the holiday weekend event running July 1-4 at ... Continue Reading →