Manchester Animation Fest Sets Dates, Seeks Entries

The inaugural Manchester Animation Festival has set its dates and issued a call for entries. The animation festival will run Nov. 17-19 at HOME, the newly opened cross arts venue in ... Continue Reading →

Dallas Clayton Inspired by ‘Inside Out’ for Disney Mural

Downtown Disney at Anaheim’s Disneyland Resort will be wearing its heart on its sleeve — or at least its wall — as renowned artist, author, illustrator, et al Dallas Clayton ... Continue Reading →

Rare Golden Age Toons to Screen in Hollywood

A special program of Golden Age Cartoons will screen at 3 p.m. June 20 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, presented by the American Cinematheque and Animation Resources. Highlights ... Continue Reading →

‘Archer’ Tops Animation Category at Critics’ Choice Television Awards

The Broadcast TV Journalists Association gathered this weekend to present its TV awards, naming the FX series Archer the Best Animated Series. The fifth annual Critics’ Choice ... Continue Reading →

Reubens Honor Animators for ‘Song of the Sea,’ ‘Garden Wall’

The National Cartoonists Society honored Song of the Sea director Tomm Moore for best feature animation and Patrick McHale of the Cartoon Network miniseries Over the Garden Wall for ... Continue Reading →

Charter Acquiring Time Warner Cable

Charter Communications will be acquiring Time Warner Cable in a massive deal valued at $78.7 billion. Combining companies will make Charter a formidable cable and broadband rival to ... Continue Reading →

Animated ‘Waves ’98′ Wins Short Film Palme D’Or at Cannes

The animated short film Waves ’98 by Lebanese director Ely Dagher has won the Palme D’Or for best short film at the Cannes Film Festival. Waves ’98 is an artistic ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Saloon Projects Top Irish Awards

Cartoon Saloon’s Oscar-nominated feature film Song of the Sea won the top film award at the 2015 Irish Film and Television Academy Awards for Film and Drama, presented Sunday ... Continue Reading →

WAC 2015 Opens Submissions

OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISIONS FOR THE 2015 World Animation Celebration International Short Film Festival! The World Animation Celebration 2015 Animated Short Film Festival is now accepting ... Continue Reading →

Adam Elliot Completes ‘Ernie Biscuit’

Australian animation director Adam Elliot, the talented stop-motion dramatist behind 2009’s Mary and Max (winner of the Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival Grand Prize and Berlin Int’l ... Continue Reading →