Ottawa Sets Four-Part Focus on Indie Anime

The Ottawa International Animation Festival will showcase the famous works of Japanese best animators in a special four-part program. The festival, set for Oct. 20-24, announced plans ... Continue Reading →

2nd L.A. Animation Fest to Fete Vinton

The Los Angeles Animation Festival will pay tribute to stop-motion innovator Will Vinton in its second annual edition, set for Dec. 2-5. The festival will take place at Cinefamily’s ... Continue Reading →

Plympton’s Idiots and Angels Opens at NYC’s IFC Center

Idiots & Angels, a new film from animation legend Bill Plympton, is set to open Oct. 6 in New York City at the IFC Center. The film will be preceded by the Plympton short film The ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con Stays in San Diego Through 2015

After months of speculation and several delayed decisions, the organizers of Comic-Con: International have announced the show will stay in San Diego through 2015. The convention had ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH Asia Preps Courses, Exhibition in Seoul

SIGGRAPH Asia is gearing up for what promises to be the region’s largest gathering focused on the latest in computer graphics, interactive techniques and digital media. The conference, ... Continue Reading →

VES, Kerner Host Bay Area 3D Dos and Don’ts Event

The Northern California chapter of the Visual Effects Society will present a panel titled ‘Exploring 3D Stereo Do’s and Don’ts’ during an industry party to be ... Continue Reading →

Italy’s VIEW Offers Four Days of Top-Notch CG Panels and Workshops

If you happen to be traveling around Europe next month and want to take in an informative and fun confab about the global state of CG animation and visual effects, you should check ... Continue Reading →

Anime is in the Spotlight at Ottawa Festival

The Ottawa International Animation Festival will pay tribute to Japanese animation with a four-part program of films from independent animators including the acclaimed godfather of ... Continue Reading →

VES Honors Harryhausen with Lifetime Achievement Award

The Visual Effects Society will honor movie-making legend Ray Harryhausen with the VES Lifetime Achievement Award, which will be presented at the 9th annual VES Awards ceremony Jan. ... Continue Reading →

Stuttgart Festival Issues Call for Entries

The Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film has put a call for entries for its 18th annual edition. The festival last year drew more than 50,000 visitors and about 2,000 ... Continue Reading →