Out of Hand Festival Honors Students’ Art

Two students won the top prizes for digital content created for portable devices at the inaugural Out of Hand International Festival. The festival, hosted by New York’s School ... Continue Reading →

Duckling Short Wins BAFTA Scotland Honor

The animated short The Happy Duckling won the Best Animation Award from BAFTA Scotland. The nine-minute short about a reluctant boy who is followed by a happy duck, was written and ... Continue Reading →

Berkowitz Wins WGA Animation Writing Award

The Writers Guild of America, West Animation Writers Caucus presented tonight the 12th annual Animation Writing Award to Stan Berkowitz at the group’s annual award ceremony in ... Continue Reading →

Burton, Timm, Katzenberg to Receive McCay Awards

ASIFA-Hollywood will present its 2009 Winsor McCay Awards for career achievement in animation to Tim Burton, Bruce Timm and Jeffrey Katzenberg. The awards, named for the pioneering ... Continue Reading →

Euro Producers Head to Latin America for Cartoon Connection

The organizers of Cartoon Connection aim to bring together the Latin American and European animation industries to establish new relationships at the first staging of the event Nov. ... Continue Reading →

Euro Producers Head to Latin America for Cartoon Connection

The organizers of Cartoon Connection aim to bring together the Latin American and European animation industries to establish new relationships at the first staging of the event Nov. ... Continue Reading →

Kadokawa Talk to Kick Off Animation Asia Conference

The CEO of Kadokawa Group Holdings will kick off the Animation Asia Conference with a keynote address titled ‘Bringing Japan’s Content to the World ‘ Think Globally, ... Continue Reading →

Kids BAFTA Noms Have CelAction 2D in Common

The preschool animation nominees for the 2009 Children’s BAFTAs are as different as can be content wise, but all were made using the CelAction2D animation software. The nominees ... Continue Reading →

France Toasts Tax Rebate, VFX Firms, Annecy

David Martinon, consul general of France, and Olivier-Rene Veillon, director of the Ile de France Film Commission, hosted Tuesday a gala reception in Los Angeles to announce a tax rebate ... Continue Reading →

Lynx May Increase Oscar Noms; Martin and Baldwin to Host

The handing out of awards is still months away, but Oscar watching is in full swing with new potential for five films to be nominated for best animated feature and the announcement ... Continue Reading →