U.K. Films Lead Cartoon Forum Noms

Animated films from the U.K. snagged three of the five nominations for this year’s Cartoon d’Or, the European Association of Animation Film’s annual award for best ... Continue Reading →

Vermont Gets Simpsons Premiere

A number of Springfields throughout the nation vied for the chance to host the hometown premiere of 20th Century Fox’s The Simpsons Movie, but the honor ended up going to Springfield, ... Continue Reading →

FJORG! Animation Competition Debuts at SIGGRAPH ’07

Get ready for a 32-hour live ‘Iron Animator’ event planned for this year’s SIGGRAPH in San Diego. Sponsored by Siggraph, AMD, DreamWorks Animation and HP, this inaugural ... Continue Reading →

Woody Saluted in Hollywood

In honor of Universal Home Entertainment’s upcoming release of The Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection, StoryMakers Studio brought top animation talent and ... Continue Reading →

Congrats Pitch Party Winners!

The results of the 6th Annual Animation Magazine Pitch Party are in and it’s time to meet this year’s winners! Our panel of Industry execs made their picks and thousands ... Continue Reading →

Pearce Sisters Takes Top Prize at Platform

The Pearce Sisters, Luis Cook’s wickedly funny and macabre tale about two weather-lashed Sisters living in remote coastal town won the Grand Prix (as well as best Art Design Prize) ... Continue Reading →

Animator Salute Woody Woodpecker in Hollywood

On July 11, StoryMakers Studio will bring several of the biggest names in the cartoon world to the Grauman’s Chinese Theatres Complex in Hollywood for a star-studded salute to ... Continue Reading →

Transformers Convention Hits Rhode Island

As DreamWorks and Paramount get set to release their live-action Transformers movie next week, fans of the toys and animated series will be descending upon Providence, Rhode Island ... Continue Reading →

ILM Talks Transformers at SIGGRAPH

The VFX wizards at Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) will reveal how they brought mercurial, 30-foot-tall robots to life for DreamWorks/Paramount’s Transformers at this year’s ... Continue Reading →

Bandai Brings Freedom to Anime Expo

Bandai Visual USA Inc. today announced that it will be continuously screening Freedom, the first anime title to be released on HD DVD in North America, at Anime Expo 2007. The event ... Continue Reading →