Fantastic Mr. Fox, Eleanor’s Secret Top Annecy Honors

Wes Anderson’s stop-motion animated feature Fantastic Mr. Fox won the best feature film award at the 50th Annecy International Animated Film Festival. The 34th annual awards, ... Continue Reading →

Ringling Film Wins Student Oscar for Animation

Departure of Love, by Jennifer Bors of the Ringling College of Art and Design, won the Gold Medal in the animation category at the 2010 Student Academy Awards. The silver medal went ... Continue Reading →

Canada’s NFB Signs Co-Production Deals at Annecy

The National Film Board of Canada has signed at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival a co-production agreement for an animated short film with the CT Productions/Caloi en ... Continue Reading →

Xeth Feinberg Joins Pitch Party Judges’ Panel

Animator Xeth Feinberg, the director and founder of Mishmash Media, has joined the panel of judges for Animation Magazine‘s ninth annual Pitch Party! Feinberg founded Mishmash ... Continue Reading →

Waking Sleeping Beauty, NFB Slate Set for Annecy

The animation industry documentary film Waking Sleeping Beauty and a comprehensive slate of films from Canada’s National Film are set to debut at the upcoming Annecy International ... Continue Reading →

Brooklyn Festival Hosts U.S. Premiere of Hasan Everywhere

Kavaleer Productions’ award winning short film Hasan Everywhere will have its United States premiere at the Brooklyn Film Festival, set for June 4-13. The short film about the ... Continue Reading →

What’s New with Our Pitch Party Winners

As the deadline for this year’s Pitch Party contest approaches, we thought it would be a good idea to check in with a couple of winners from last year’s edition to see what ... Continue Reading →

Rock’n Comic-Con Rolls into Pasadena This Weekend

A cool mix of animation, comics and music comes together this Memorial Day weekend as Pasadena hosts the first Rock’n Comic Con from Friday through Sunday. The event, held at ... Continue Reading →

Wisconsin Festival to Honor Betty Boop, Animator Natwick

The city of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., has announced plans for a Betty Boop Festival Wisconsin festival Aug. 5-8 in honor of hometown hero, the late animator Myron ‘Grim’ Natwick. Natwick ... Continue Reading →

Monstroville Fundraiser/Contest Launches

If you’ve been wondering about new ways of funding your indie animated project, you may want to take a page from O’Neal Pignani’s book. The creative animation producer ... Continue Reading →