Animation Branch Governor Rejoins Academy Board

Three first-time governors were elected to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ board of governors and several more re-elected or returning to the board after a hiatus. Among ... Continue Reading →

Nucleus To Exhibit DreamWorks Artists’ Personal Work

More than 45 artists from DreamWorks Animation will get a chance to show off their personal artwork in a new exhibit called Moonshine that is set to open Aug. 14 at Gallery Nucleus ... Continue Reading →

WIA Discusses Indies at L.A. Event July 15

Surviving and thriving as an independent in a market dominated by global corporate powerhouses is the topic for the next Women in Animation International event, set for July 15 in Los ... Continue Reading →

Animag Announces Pitch Party Winners!

The votes have been tallied, and the winners of Animation Magazine‘s ninth annual Pitch Party are ready to be announced! So without further ado, the winners are: First Place: ... Continue Reading →

Harryhausen Double Feature July 16 at Academy

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is joining the party honoring Ray Harryhausen’s 90th birthday. The organization has set a double feature of two of the visual effects ... Continue Reading →

VIZ Cinema Sets Ghost in the Shell Marathon

VIZ Cinema in San Francisco is screening a marathon of the classic anime film Ghost in the Shell and its sequels from July 3 to 8. The screenings, which VIZ Cinema and New People are ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Celebrates 50 Years of Giving to the Animation Community

ASIFA, the International Animated Film Association, celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. Having received its charter under UNESCO in 1960 with only a handful of members, today ... Continue Reading →

Nick, PBS Score Top Daytime Emmy Animation Wins

Nickelodeon dominated the animation categories at the 37th annual Daytime Emmy Awards, with SpongeBob SquarePants winning its first ever honor for the group. Also faring well in the ... Continue Reading →

Flawed Wins Special Jury Honor at Palm Springs Shorts Fest

The animated short film Flawed won a special citation from the jury at the Palm Springs Short Film Festival. The festival announced the winners of its awards for the 2010 edition, which ... Continue Reading →

Animation Block Party Announces Lineup

Animation Block Party has announced the lineup of films for the three-day festival set for July 30-Aug. 1 in New York City. The party kicks off with an opening-night program of 19 animated ... Continue Reading →