Spielberg’s Globe on Hold

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced today that Oscar-winning filmmaker Steven Spielberg will receive his Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement award next year now that ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH Animation Fest Grows

SIGGRAPH’s Computer Animation Festival is expanding into a full-scale film festival that will incorporate curated and competition screenings, discussion panels with filmmakers/artists/producers, ... Continue Reading →

MacFarlane Hosts Elan Awards

Family Guy creator and exec producer Seth MacFarlane will host the 2nd Annual Elan Awards for the Canadian Awards for the Electronic and Animated Arts (CAEAA). Presented in partnership ... Continue Reading →

VES Noms Announced

The Visual Effects Society has released its list of nominees for the 6th Annual VES Awards, set to take place on Feb. 10 at the Kodak Theatre Grand Ballroom in Hollywood. After winning ... Continue Reading →

Kurzweil to Deliver GDC Keynote

Renowned inventor Ray Kurzweil has been tapped to deliver the keynote address at the 2008 Game Developers’ Conference (GDC). Ranked by Inc. magazine as the eighth most prominent ... Continue Reading →


The international animation contest known as FJORG! will return for a sophomore session during the 2008 SIGGRAPH conference. The “iron animator” event will have 16 teams ... Continue Reading →

AniMag Book Launch Party Pics

Animation Magazine has just published our deluxe 20th anniversary retrospective book and celebrated the launch at the Wonderful World Art Gallery in Culver City, Calif. on Monday night. ... Continue Reading →

MoMA Screens Animation in Jan.

The Museum of Modern Art in New York City will present a month-long look at selections from its extensive animation collection in January. Organized by Department of Film curator Steven ... Continue Reading →

Muren Takes Tesla Award

The International Press Academy toasted vfx guru Dennis Muren during the 12th annual Satellite Awards recognizing achievements in film, television, home video and multimedia. The awards ... Continue Reading →

Golden Globes Noms Announced

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association today unveiled its list of nominees for the 2008 Golden Globe Awards for films and television productions released in 2007. This is the first ... Continue Reading →