Little Mermaid’s Broadway Run Ends Aug. 30

The stage musical version of Disney’s animated classic The Little Mermaid will close it’s Broadway run Aug. 30 after 685 performances and 50 previews. According to Variety, ... Continue Reading →

Harvey Award Nominees Announced

The Harvey Awards, named for Mad Magazine pioneer Harvey Kurtzman and honoring achievement in the comic book field, have nominated works in 26 categories. The nominations and winners ... Continue Reading →

Kells Takes Big Prize at Edinburgh

The Secret of Kells is the first animated film to win the audience award at the prestigious Edinburgh Film Festival, with producer Paul Young accepting the award this past weekend from ... Continue Reading →

The Spine Best of Melbourne Fest

The Spine, an animated short directed by Chris Landreth and co-produced by the National Film Board of Canada, has one the Best of Festival Award at the Melbourne International Animation ... Continue Reading →

Animated Winners at Palm Springs ShortsFest

Philip Hunt’s short film Lost and Found took home the audience favorite animation short award ‘ one of several animated winners ‘ at the Palm Springs International ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Screenings Promote Pop Cultural Literacy

ASIFA-Hollywood has set a series of free screenings aimed at familiarizing animation students, the animation community and the general public with some of the entertainers who had a ... Continue Reading →

Pitch Party ’09: Meet the Winners!

It was a tough job, but someone had to do it! Our animation industry judges spent the last week reviewing the eclectic and colorful pitches submitted by this year’s clever contestants. ... Continue Reading →

Destination: Animation

With numerous premieres, world-class panels and programs, the 2009 edition of the Annecy Festival and Market promises to be one of the most exciting animation events in recent memory. The ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network/Adult Swim Announce Comic-Con Schedule

Cartoon Network and Adult Swim will be having a strong presence at this year’s Comic-Con. The cabler announced its healthy slate of panels, fan events and special signings at ... Continue Reading →

Oscars to Nominate 10 for Best Picture

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences surprised the movie world Wednesday by announcing it would double the number of nominees for best picture from five to ten. Academy president ... Continue Reading →