Angelus Student Fest Names Semi-Finalists

A total of 75 student films have been picked as semi-finalists in the 2008 Angelus Student Film Festival, which takes place at the Directors Guild of America on Saturday, Sept. 13. ... Continue Reading →

Totoro Inspires Charity Auction and Exhibit

It’s been 20 years since Hayao Miyazaki introduced the world to his loveable forest spirit in the acclaimed animated feature My Neighbor Totoro. This summer, the popular classic ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Brings Click & Clack to Comic-Con

As part of its Comic-Con ’08 plans, ASIFA-Hollywood will offer a behind-the-scenes look at PBS’s new primetime cartoon based on the radio show Car Talk. Other activities ... Continue Reading →

Ottawa TV Conference Lines Up Keynotes, Pitches

Brown Johnson, president of Animation for Nickeoodeon, MTVN Kids and Family Group, will deliver the opening keynote address at the fifth annual Television Animation Conference (TAC) ... Continue Reading →

Animation Block Party Set to Roll

The Fifth Annual Animation Block Party (ABP) is taking place July 25-27 in Brooklyn, New York. Festival favorites Hot Dog from Bill Plympton, Lapsus from Juan Pablo Zaramella and The ... Continue Reading →

Anime Expo Issues Awards

The Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation, the organization behind the annual Anime Expo, has anounced the winners of the 2008 SPJA Awards. The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net, Adult Swim Comic-Con Plans Set

Cartoon Network and Adult Swim will again host panel discussions, signings and a number of other activities at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con Int’l. Taking place July 24-28 ... Continue Reading →

Astro Boy Zooms to Anime Expo

Imagi Studios and Summit Ent. will be at Anime Expo 2008 this weekend to introduce attendees to the upcoming animated feature film Astro Boy. The companies will be at booths 913 and ... Continue Reading →

Comic Book Challenge Names Top 50

Platinum Studios Inc. today announced the top 50 contestants in The Comic Book Challenge, the company’s international competition to find the next great comic-book creator. In ... Continue Reading →

Get Your SIGGRAPH On!

By all accounts, next month’s SIGGRAPH confab (held at the Los Angeles Convention Center and Nokia Theater) is expected to offer some of most exciting CG animation and vfx-related ... Continue Reading →