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Gold Titles Announced for Free Comic Book Day 2016

The Free Comic Book Day Committee has selected the twelve Gold Sponsor comic book titles for the comic book industry’s most anticipated annual event, Free Comic Book Day. FCBD takes ... Continue Reading →
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Golden Globes Nominations, Reactions

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association nominated Dec. 10 five films for the Best Motion Picture — Animated category in the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards. The nominees are: Anomalisa ... Continue Reading →
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Sundance Sets 12 Animated Shorts for 2016 Fest

Sundance Institute announced its animated short-film lineup for the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. The animated short films are: Bob Dylan Hates Me / U.S.A. (Director and screenwriter: ... Continue Reading →
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L.A., Boston Critics Honor ‘Anomalisa,’ ‘Inside Out’

The film critics are weighing in and giving awards season momentum to Anomalisa and Pixar’s Inside Out. The Los Angeles Film Critics Association gave Anomalisa its best animation ... Continue Reading →
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20 VFX Contenders Advance in Oscar Race

The Academy has announced 20 films that will advance to the short-listing round in the Best Visual Effects Oscar race for the 88th Academy Awards. The films are listed below in alphabetical ... Continue Reading →
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Korea’s Strength Shows at Asian Animation Summit

The fourth annual Asian Animation Summit opened today with several strong pitches from the host country. Organized by Kidscreen and held this year on the idyllic Jeju Island, South ... Continue Reading →
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Disney, ‘Simpsons’ Cels at Auction in Dallas

Heritage Auctions will be offering up a collection of beautiful cels from old and new classics in Dallas during an Animation Art Signature Auction on December 13 & 14. One outstanding ... Continue Reading →
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MIFA Opens 2016 Project Submission

The International Animation Film Market, or MIFA, is now inviting project submissions for the 2016 edition, to be held once again in conjunction with the Annecy animation festival. ... Continue Reading →
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Stuttgart Fest Extends Feature Competition Deadline

The Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film has extended the submission deadline for the feature-length AniMovie competition to Jan. 15. AniMovie is open to films produced in the years ... Continue Reading →
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SIGGRAPH 2016 Now Accepting Submissions

SIGGRAPH 2016 has opened its call for submissions to invite scholars, innovators, and creative practitioners in various existing and/or emerging communities within computer graphics ... Continue Reading →