CTN Expo Brings Moebius, The Illusionist to Burbank Nov. 19-21

Forget about Thanskgiving! For all of us toon fans, the most-anticipated event of November has to be Burbank’s fantastic CTN Animation Expo. For the second year in a row, event organizer ... Continue Reading →

VES Student Award Submissions Due Nov. 30

The Visual Effects Society is accepting submissions through Nov. 30 for its annual Student Award, sponsored by Autodesk. The award recognizes outstanding achievement in visual effects ... Continue Reading →

MoCCA Presents Directing Animation Discussion

The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art in New York City will present Nov. 4 a panel discussion and launch party for Directing Animation, a new book by David B. Levy. Levy is an award-winning ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con Passes On Sale Nov. 1

If you want to attend the massively popular Comic-Con International: San Diego next year, it’s time to start making plans. The convention will put its four-day and one-day passes ... Continue Reading →
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Animated Feature Deadline for Oscars is Nov. 1

The deadline is nigh for films looking to qualify for the animated feature film category for the 83rd annual Academy Awards. Entries and supporting materials must be submitted to the ... Continue Reading →

Ottawa Shorts Get Serious

One of the best things about attending any festival is the promise offered by the short-film programs — most programs offer a few surprises and occasionally serve up a true hidden ... Continue Reading →
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Academy Adds Five to Sci-Tech Council

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has added five new members to its Science and Technology Council. Accepting the academy’s invitation to join the panel are: • ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA-Hollywood Presents Plympton Program

ASIFA-Hollywood will present Thursday, Oct. 28, a special program titled An Evening with Bill Plympton at Woodbury University in Burbank, Calif. The event will be hosted by Tom Sito, ... Continue Reading →

Attending Ottawa: The TAC and Feature Competition

The Ottawa International Animation Festival was a cool event — and I’m not just talking about the weather. Though the weather was colder than expected (snow was falling as Friday ... Continue Reading →

Logorama Takes Top Prize at Liepzig

Logorama, the Oscar-winning animated short film from French filmmakers Francois Alaux, Herve de Crecy and Ludovic Houplain won the Golden Dove for the best animated film or video at ... Continue Reading →