Academy Panel to Discuss Voices of Character

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences continues its celebration of animation with a program focused on the art of voice acting set for Aug. 19 in Beverly Hills. The ‘Voices ... Continue Reading →

Book Catalogs Pixar Museum Exhibition

Chronicle Books and Pixar Animation Studios have announced the release of a 208-page softcover catalog for an upcoming exhibit titled Pixar: 25 Years of Animation that goes deep into ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH: Henson Demos Real-Time Stereo 3D Animation

The Jim Henson Co.’s Digital Puppetry Studio will be demonstrating at SIGGRAPH its technique for animating a puppet into stereoscopic 3D in real time at the Nvidia booth (#717). The ... Continue Reading →

Academy Screens Oscar’s Favorite Chuck Jones Shorts

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will screen the Oscar-nominated and winning shorts of animator Chuck Jones in a special program Aug. 20. The screening is presented in ... Continue Reading →

Brooklyn’s 2010 Animation Block Party Offers Line-up of Top-Notch Shorts

Brooklyn’s Toon Fest Strikes the Big Apple Once Again. As the last weekend of July rolls around, New York gets ready to celebrate its outer-boroughs with Animation Block Party, ... Continue Reading →

Brooklyn’s 2010 Animation Block Party Offers Line-up of Top-Notch Shorts

Brooklyn’s Toon Fest Strikes the Big Apple Once Again. As the last weekend of July rolls around, New York gets ready to celebrate its outer-boroughs with Animation Block Party, ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con Love the Toons ‘and The Goon

It’s time to pack up your bags and head to San Diego as the annual Comic-Con International prepares to open its doors for preview night on Wednesday, followed by four full days ... Continue Reading →

Phineas and Ferb Head to Dodgers’ My Town July 22

Disney’s Phineas and Ferb are going out to the ballpark for a special event Thursday night at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the New ... Continue Reading →

In Toon with Tweens Names Eight Finalists

Eight entries in the ‘In Toon with Tweens’ animation contest have been named as finalists. The contest, put on by Toronto-based Portfolio Entertainment, selected the finalists ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

ASIFA is turning 50 this year and has kicked off a yearlong party to celebrate it. The organization, established in France in 1960 as the Association Internationale du Films d’Animation, ... Continue Reading →