Animation Work Key Part of MoMA’s Burton Exhibition

Tim Burton’s animation work will be a major element of the upcoming Film Benefit gala benefit and exhibition honoring the filmmaker at New York’s famed Museum of Modern ... Continue Reading →

CASPER Formed to Scare Up Euro Toons

A trio of European organizations have funded a new initiative called CASPER aimed at spurring the creation of new pilots for animated series. CASPER, which stands for Creative Animated ... Continue Reading →

USC Legal Conference to Examine Animation Opportunities

Where to find the newest opportunities in animation will be the focus of a presentation at the USC Gould School of Law and Beverly Hills Bar Association’s 2009 Institute on Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Tech, Animation Giants Converge in Italy for VIEW

VIEW, Italy’s renowned computer conference on digital convergency, will celebrate its 10th anniversary with presentations from the likes of Pixar, Electronic Arts, Industrial ... Continue Reading →

Harveys Honor All-Star Superman, Umbrella Academy, Kirby Bio

All-Star Superman, Umbrella Academy and Kirby: King of Comics were among the multiple winners of this year’s Harvey Awards, presented this past weekend at the Baltimore Comic-Con. ... Continue Reading →

100-Plus Animated Films Offered at AFM

The American Film Market returns to Santa Monica Nov. 4-11, with more than a hundred animated features available to film buyers. The schedule for the event includes screenings of 445 ... Continue Reading →

Animation Asia Conference Sets Program, Speakers

The Animation Asia Conference has announced its program, speaker lineup and themes, as the one-day conference in Singapore focuses on ‘Globalization of Asia’s Soft Power.’ The ... Continue Reading →

Five Animated Films Vie for Asia Pacific Screen Award

Five films have been nominated for the best animated feature film honor in the 2009 Asia Pacific Screen Awards. Winners of the award, which bills itself as the region’s highest ... Continue Reading →

Screening, Panel Celebrate Iron Giant’s 10th Anniversary

ASIFA-Hollywood will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the release of the classic animated feature film The Iron Giant with a screening and reunion panel Oct. 23. Scheduled to attend ... Continue Reading →

Groening Is Toast of the Town in Cannes

Forget about all the content sale hustle and global TV business deals. Matt Groening’s appearance at the 2009 MIPCOM market in Cannes was the biggest news in town this past week. ... Continue Reading →