Idiots, Bashir to Screen at AFI Fest

The American Film Institute (AFI) has announced the films to screen in and out of competition during this year’s AFI Fest, taking place Oct. 30 through Nov. 9 in Hollywood, Calif. ... Continue Reading →

Animae Caribe Honors Animators

Animae Caribe, the Caribbean’s only animation and new media festival, recently concluded with an awards ceremony that saw some of the best local and international animators recognized ... Continue Reading →

Academy Salutes NFB Shorts in D.C.

Celebrating more than 50 years of Oscar-worthy short-subject films, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, in partnership with the Charles Guggenheim Center for the Documentary ... Continue Reading →

3DX Opens with a Bolt

Two days before it opens in the U.S. Disney’s Bolt will premiere at the inaugural 3DX: 3D Film & Entertainment Technology Festival in Singapore. According to The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →

Animax Launches Canuck Script Contest

Los Angeles-based Animax Ent. is celebrating the opening of its new studio in Toronto with a script-writing contest for Canadians. The Animax Canucks Cartoon Script Contest is open ... Continue Reading →

Academy Examines 3D Techniques

As the animation industry and Hollywood in general looks to stereoscopic presentation as a way to fill more theater seats, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Science ... Continue Reading →

AnimfxNZ Announces Speaker Lineup

AnimfxNZ, New Zealand’s conference for digital animation, effects, animation and games, today announced additional speakers in a lineup that already includes Academy Award winners ... Continue Reading →

Annie Awards Judges Sought

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood is seeking individuals to serve on nomination committees for the 36th Annual Annie Awards. The groups will determine the nominees ... Continue Reading →

Two-day 5D Confab Eyes Immersive Design

The first edition of 5D: The Future of Immersive Design Conference will offer panels, workshops and presentations on the brave new world of emerging design and technology at the University ... Continue Reading →

Milan Fest Moved by House of Small Cubes

Japanese animator Kunio Kato’s beautifully animated and poetic short La maison en petits cubes (The House of Small Cubes) received the prize for best animated picture at the Milan ... Continue Reading →