Ottawa Boasts Controversial Toons

The Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival (OIAF), which kicks off next week, is promoting the fact that the three animated features in competition are sure to raise a bit of hullabaloo ... Continue Reading →

Kuriocity Strikes AI’s Game Center

A computer-animated short titled Kuriocity will be the focus of the Sept. 12 session of the Animation 21 Lecture Series presented by the Game Center at the Art Institute of California’Los ... Continue Reading →

TMNT Up for Scream Award

The CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles feature, TMNT, is listed among the contenders for the second annual Scream Awards, a two-hour event that will recognize the best in horror, ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Tributes Noms Announced

The European Association of Animation Film has announced this year’s nominees for Cartoon Tributes, an award ceremony to be held during the 18th annual Cartoon Forum in the Catalonian ... Continue Reading →

Tutli-Putli, Head Win in Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Int’l Festival of Short Films concluded over the weekend with two animated films standing out among the winners. The jury picked the stop-motion short Madame ... Continue Reading →

Italy’s Virtuality Confab Announces Lineup

The deadline for submissions for Turin, Italy’s Virtuality Conference is coming up fast. According to event organizers, you must submit paper, abstract, video or art material ... Continue Reading →

Individual Achievement Emmys Announced

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has announced the Individual Achievement in Animation winners for the 59th Emmy Awards. These juried awards, which have no nomination ... Continue Reading →

Tek Takes Sedelmaier to Ottawa

Regular viewers of Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report should be familiar with Tek Jansen, a series of short, animated segments produced by New York-based J. J. Sedelmaier Prods. ... Continue Reading →

PopVox Wants Digital Media Entries

New Media BC has issued a call for entries for the first annual PopVox Awards, a celebration honoring excellence in digital media. Awards will be presented in seven categories on Sept. ... Continue Reading →

Persepolis to Close NY Film Fest

Marjane Satrapi’s and Vincent Paronnaud’s controversial animated feature Persepolis is scheduled to be the closing screening for the 45th annual New York Film Festival. ... Continue Reading →