This Magnificent Cake!

Vivement Lundi! Toasts 20 Years at Cannes and Annecy

Brittany-based French prodco Vivement Lundi! is jazzing up its 20th anniversary celebrations with a strong showing of its recent projects coming to two of the most prestigious film ... Continue Reading →
Rooster Teeth Animation Festival

Frederator, Cyanide & Happiness Among Rooster Teeth Animation Fest Guests

The first round of special guests announced for the next edition of Rooster Teeth Animation Festival will include Cyanide & Happiness, How It Should’ve Ended, Flashgitz, Frederator, ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy ‘18: A Record Year for MIFA Pitches!

From June 12-15, the bustling MIFA market will run alongside the Annecy animation festival in the French alps, and this year’s line-up of project pitches and recruitment activity ... Continue Reading →
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CMC Dates 2018 Playground Interactive Digital Art Exhibition

UK’s Children’s Media Conference has announced that the 2018 Playground interactive digital art exhibition for children, families and CMC delegates, will take place July 3-8 in ... Continue Reading →
Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2

Annecy: Disney’s Kira Lehtomaki & Josie Trinidad Preview ‘Wreck-It Ralph 2’

Disney Animation will offer an exclusive preview of upcoming feature Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 during the Annecy International Animated Film Festival this summer. ... Continue Reading →
Of Unwanted Things and People

Visegrad Animation Forum 2018 Winners Announced

The sixth Visegrad Animation Forum was held in Trebon, Czech Republic from May 1-3, bringing together industry professionals from across central Europe and beyond. This year, in addition ... Continue Reading →
Carlos Saldanha

Chilemonos Fest to Honor Blue Sky Director Carlos Saldanha

The Chilemonos International Animation Festival will be bestowing its “Iconic Director” award on Carlos Saldanha, the Brazilian-born filmmaker behind many of Blue Sky Studios’ ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy Announces 2018 Juries

Members of the various competition juries for the 2018 Annecy International Festival of Animated Film (June 11-16) have been revealed. Those taking on the task of selecting the creme-de-la-creme ... Continue Reading →
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Oscar Rule Changes: Animated Features Eligibility, VFX Bake-Off Viewing

The Academy’s Board of Governors has approved rules and campaign regulations for the 91st Academy Awards in 2019. These include deadline consolidation and changes to animated feature ... Continue Reading →
On Happiness Road

Jon Frickey’s ‘Cat Days’ Wins Stuttgart Trickfilm Grand Prix

The milestone 25th edition of the Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film drew to a close Sunday night, having attracted a record 95,000 visitors for six days of films, games, ... Continue Reading →