CG Pioneer Encourages SIGGRAPH to Broaden Focus

Don Greenberg, director of Cornell University’s highly regarded computer graphics program, encouraged the audience at the inaugural edition of SIGGRAPH Asia in Singapore to expand ... Continue Reading →

Sundance Shorts Announced

The Sundance Institute announced the program of short films selected to screen at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. This year the shorts program received 5,632 submissions, and a record ... Continue Reading →

Critics’ Choice Noms Announced

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) has announced the nominees for the 14th annual Critics’ Choice Awards, placing Disney/Pixar’s WALL’E and Warner Bros.’ ... Continue Reading →

The CG Revolution on Display in Singapore

The inaugural edition of SIGGRAPH Asia (Dec. 10-13) offers a mind-expanding showcase of the region’s talent as well as a colorful snapshot of future possibilities. If anyone ... Continue Reading →

L.A. Film Critics Pick WALL’E

Disney/Pixar’s WALL’E was voted Best Picture of the Year by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association (LAFCA). Warner Bros.’ The Dark Knight was named runner-up for ... Continue Reading →

Hahn Signs Alchemy of Animation in Glendale

Those in the Los Angeles area can pick up a signed copy of Don Hahn’s The Alchemy of Animation on Thursday, Dec. 11 at Barnes & Noble at The Americana at Brand in Glendale. ... Continue Reading →

WALL’E, Dark Knight Honored by Natn’l Board of Review

The National Board of Review has issued its list of the best films of 2008, placing Disney/Pixar’s WALL’E and Warner Bros.’ The Dark Knight in the top ten. In addition, ... Continue Reading →

Kung Fu Panda Leads Annie Noms

DreamWorks Animation’s Kung Fu Pandakicked its way to the top of the list of nominees for the 36th Annual Annie Awards. The action-comedy snagged a total of 17 nominations, including ... Continue Reading →

Bashir Waltzes Off with BIFA Award

The animated documentary Waltz with Bashir from Israeli filmmaker Ari Folman was among he winners at the 11th annual British Independent Film Awards (BIFAs). The critically acclaimed ... Continue Reading →

Aardman’s Shaun Wins Int’l Emmy

Aardman Animation’s popular stop-motion series Shaun the Sheep was awarded the International Emmy award in the category Children & Young People. Presented by the International ... Continue Reading →