Academy Considers 11 Sci-Tech Honorees

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has selected 11 candidates for its scientific and technical achievements honors. The selected achievements are: ‘ Enabling Technologies ... Continue Reading →

Acker Curates Online Short Film Showcase

Shane Acker, director of the new stop-motion animated feature film 9, has curated an online animated short film showcase for Film in, presented by Kodak. Acker won a Student ... Continue Reading →

Venice Honors Pixar ‘Geeks’

The self-proclaimed ‘animation geeks’ of Pixar were the toast of the Lido Sunday, as the Venice Film Festival honored the studio and its filmmakers with a lifetime achievement ... Continue Reading →

Rare Mickey Mouse Toy to be Auctioned

If you’re in the market for a rare Tippco Mickey and Minnie toy or love to get your hands on a classic Buck Rogers or Flash Gordon collectible, you should definitely check out ... Continue Reading →

El Tigre, WordWorld Nab Daytime Emmys

Nickelodeon’s fantastic-looking animated show El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera took home four Creative Arts Emmys this past Saturday. Created by husband-and-wife team ... Continue Reading →

Paley’s Art Featured in IAD Poster

Fans of Nina Paley (Sita Sings the Blues) will be happy to know that the brilliant New York-based indie animator has designed the 2009 poster for the 8th Annual International Animation ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Now Accepting Winsor McCay Award Recommendations

ASIFA-Hollywood is now accepting recommendations for the 2009 Winsor McCay Award recipient. This honor may be awarded to a maximum of three individuals in recognition of lifetime or ... Continue Reading →

Silverman and Selig to Deliver TAC Keynotes

The Simpsons director David Silverman and The Wonder Pets creator Josh Selig will deliver the keynote speeches at this year’s Television Animation Conference (TAC) in Ottawa.The ... Continue Reading →

Gnomon Presents Making of 9

On Saturday, September 5, the Gnomon School of Visual Effects will present an evening of events related to Focus Features’ upcoming film, 9, about a group of stitchpunk ragdolls ... Continue Reading →

D23 Expo Announces Final Schedule Details

Organizers of D23 Expo, which is described as the ultimate Disney fan event, have revealed the final details of the four day confab being held Sept. 10-13 at the Anaheim Convention ... Continue Reading →