E3 Expands in 2009

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, better known to gamers and industry insiders as E3, is taking steps to recapture some of its former grandeur. Event co-producers the Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM Reports Record Attendance

Increased participation from the Middle East, Turkey, Russia, India, China, the Ukraine and other emerging markets contributed to record attendance for the 2008 MIPCOM content market. ... Continue Reading →

Bolt, Buzz Lightyear Join Macy’s Parade

Walt Disney Studios will be well-represented at this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. The studio is sending characters from the Toy Story franchise and the upcoming ... Continue Reading →

Shearer to Host BAFTA/LA Awards

Comedian, radio host and long-time Simpsons voice cast member Harry Shearer will host the 17th annual British Academy of Film and Television/Los Angeles Britannia Awards. The ceremony ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy Art Show Opens in L.A.

Twentieth Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising is opening a second exhibit featuring art inspired by the hit FOX animated series Family Guy. ‘Family Guy C.R.A.P. (A Collection ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Has Chat with Don Hahn

In celebration of the release of Don Hahn’s latest book, The Alchemy of Animation, Woodbury University and ASIFA-Hollywood will host a panel discussion with the artist and long-time ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy Takes TV DVD Award

Spoofing Star Wars paid off for 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment at the fifth annual TV DVD Awards. Family Guy: Blue Harvest was named Best Animated TV DVD during the ceremony, held ... Continue Reading →

VES Adds Animation Category, Calls for Submissions

The Visual Effects Society (VES) is now accepting online submissions for the Seventh Annual VES Awards Show, taking place on Feb. 21, 2009 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Beverly Hills. ... Continue Reading →

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 →