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 →

Stan Lee Helps Launch ’08 Nicktoons Fest

Nickelodeon will kick off the fifth annual Nicktoons Network Animation Festival with a two-day, invitation-only event to feature a Q & A session with Marvel Comics legend Stan ... Continue Reading →

Ape, Pie, Robber, Dr. W Dished Up at Cartoon Forum

Last week, the 19th edition of Cartoon Forum which took place in Ludwigsburg, Baden-W’rttemberg, Germany attracted over 765 broadcasters, investors, producers and distributors ... Continue Reading →

Terra, Chainsaw All the Buzz at Ottawa

The Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival (OAF) wrapped up over the weekend with closing ceremonies at the Museum of Civilization in Gatineau. The event saw top prizes go to filmmakers ... Continue Reading →

Mouse’s Tale Captures Cartoon D’Or at Euro Forum

Those talented French animation students have done it again. Benjamin Renner, a graduate of France’s LA Poudriere, has taken home Cartoon Forum’s Cartoon D’Or Award ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Calls for Annie Entries

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, has put out a call for entries for the 36th Annual Annie Awards. Taking place on Friday, Jan. 30 at UCLA’s Royce Hall ... Continue Reading →

Baby, Plankton, Mouk Make Impressions at Cartoon Forum

Cartoon Forum celebrates it’s 20th anniversary this year and our president, Jean Thoren, is there checking out all the great European animated productions making their debut. ... Continue Reading →

TIFF Remembers Tezuka

The 21st Tokyo Int’l Film Festival (TIFF) will present a retrospective of works by the late Osamu Tezuka, widely regarded as the ‘Father of Japanese Manga and Anime.’ ... Continue Reading →

Williams, Canemaker Conversation at MoMa

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMa) will present ‘Master Class:Richard Williams in Conversation with John Canemaker’ on Monday, Sept. 22 at 7:00 p.m. in the Roy and Niuta Titus ... Continue Reading →

Hertzfeldt Travels with Proud

Academy Award nominated cult animator Don Hertzfeldt (Rejected, Everything will be ok, Billy’s Balloon) is hitting the road with a series of one-night-only events featuring some ... Continue Reading →