Annies Announce Minor Tweaks, Oct. 16 Deadline

The call for entries has gone out for the 37th annual Annie Awards ‘ which this year will see some changes to the rules. The Annies, which are presented by ASIFA-Hollywood and ... Continue Reading →

Tech Pioneers Kirk, Rekimoto to Address SIGGRAPH ASIA

David Kirk, a leading scientist and multi-award winner in the field of graphic-technology, and Jun Rekimoto, the founding director of the Interaction Laboratory within the Sony Computer ... Continue Reading →

Tickets Still Available for Animag’s Create a Winning Pitch!

Got a great idea for an animated series, but don’t know how to pitch it so perfectly that TV execs will be falling over themselves to buy it, or even where to start in the pitching ... Continue Reading →

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Set for Universal Orlando

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is getting ready to cast a spell over Florida. The one-of-a-kind experience, which will recreate the world the boy wizard inhabits in both the books ... Continue Reading →

D23: Lasseter Promises More Hand-drawn Animation

Pixar and Disney animation chief John Lasseter has built the studio’s sterling reputation on cutting-edge CG animation, but says Disney fans can expect to see a lot more hand-drawn ... Continue Reading →

Panelists Set for VES Production Summit 09

The Visual Effects Society has announced its lineup of speakers for its daylong Production Summit 09, set to take place Oct. 24 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Marina Del Rey. The event ... Continue Reading →

D23: Depp On Pirates 4, Zemeckis Remakes Yellow Sub

Johnny Depp has signed on to star in a fourth Pirates of the Caribbean movie, delivering the news directly to Disney fans at the studio’s first ever D23 fan event in Anaheim, ... Continue Reading →

Princess and Frog Gets Ultimate Disney Experience

Disney is going all out to welcome its latest princess into the family. The studio plans to host special screenings in Burbank and New York of its upcoming animated musical feature ... Continue Reading →

12 Companies Nominated for Cartoon Tributes

Twelve finalists have been nominated for three European Animation Honors at this year’s Cartoon Tributes, part of the 20th annual Cartoon Forum convention set for Sept. 22-25 ... Continue Reading →

Special Offer! Discount Passes to CTN’s Animation Expo

The Sept. 30 deadline is fast approaching for the money-saving early-bird registration to Creative Talent Network’s Animation Expo ‘ a deal made extra great for Animation ... Continue Reading →