Aardman and @Bristol Team Up for New Exhibition

Aardman Animation stars Wallace & Gromit are the main attractions in a new exhibit due to open this summer at Explore @Bristol in the United Kingdom. The interactive exhibition, ... Continue Reading →

Barker’s Runaway Pulls into Cannes

Canadian animator Cordell Barker’s latest short Runaway will make its world premiere at the 48th Intl. Critics’ Week at Cannes (May 14-22). The fast-paced offering from ... Continue Reading →

Cannes Offers Toons, Scares and Sneaks

The Cannes International Film Festival made its lineup official today, with there being more than a few reasons for fans of animation and genre movies to trek across the Atlantic. Following ... Continue Reading →

Indie Magistical Racks Up Fest Kudos

The Magistical, an independent animated feature film from Out of Our Minds Studios, has added to its collection of film festival honors, taking the best animation award from the California ... Continue Reading →

Red Stick Panels Focus on Web Content

During the past two days, attendees of the 5th Annual Red Stick Animation Festival in Baton Rouge have been treated to several informative panels about the future of animated content ... Continue Reading →

Talking Toons in Baton RougeA Report from Red Stick Animation Festival

The beautiful port town of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is hosting the fifth edition of the eclectic, entertaining and all-around useful Red Stick International Animation Festival this week ... Continue Reading →

NAB ’09: An Informal Report

To all of you who decided to stay home from NAB this year, I thank you. But I also say, you’re missing out! It’s a refreshing luxury to come to this massive broadcasting ... Continue Reading →

Fest Honors Plympton With Debut El Dorado Award

The San Joaquin International Film Festival will present its inaugural El Dorado Award to Oscar-nominated animator Bill Plympton. The festival ‘ now in its second year and set ... Continue Reading →

TAIS Seeks Animated Shorts for Showcase

The Toronto Animated Image Society is seeking animated shorts for its 2009 showcase. The festival accepts shorts in any format or technique under 15 minutes in length that was made ... Continue Reading →

Takamoto Remembrance, Book Signing Set

The life of legendary animation artist Iwao Takamoto will be the topic of a discussion and book signing set for Tuesday, April 21. The event, to be held at the Barnes & Noble Bookstore ... Continue Reading →