VES Tours India

The Visual Effects Society is launching a tour that will bring three top vfx professionals to five major cities in India. Tim McGovern, Peter Chiang and Eric Roth will travel to Ahmedabad, ... Continue Reading →

Women in Animation Presents Shorts Panel

For those who have been thinking about making their own animated short film, the Los Angeles chapter of Women in Animation will shed some light on the process with a special panel discussion ... Continue Reading →

Suzuki Drives Animation Contest

Suzuki Auto has teamed with the New York Int’l Latino Film Festival (NYILFF) and to announce the official call for entries for its first nationwide animation contest, ... Continue Reading →

Rome Fest Has Fears(s) of the Dark

The French animated feature Peur(s) du noir (Fear(s) of the Dark) has been added to the program for the second annual Rome Film Festival. According to Daily Variety, the film about ... Continue Reading →

TELETOON Scholarships Awarded

Canadian broadcaster TELETOON today announced the winners of the 2007 TELETOON Animation Scholarship, an initiative designed to support Canada’s up-and-coming animation talent. ... Continue Reading →

Classic Trek on the Big Screen

Fans of the original Star Trek television series will soon have a chance to see two popular episodes in their local movie theaters, complete with new, start-of-the art visual effects ... Continue Reading →

Best of Platform Fest Coming to L.A.

Highlights of the inaugural Platform Festival of Animation in Oregon will be presented during a special screening in the Walt Disney Concert Hall’s Roy & Edna Disney/CalArts ... Continue Reading →

Aardman’s Pearce Sisters Wins at Cartoon Forum

The Pearce Sisters, a 2D dark comedy short from director Luis Cook and Aardman Animations, claimed the Cartoon d’Or over the weekend during the closing ceremonies for the 18th ... Continue Reading →

L.A. Animation Fest Last Call for Entries

Los Angeles Animation Festival is accepting student entries for two competitons with deadlines on Oct. 1 and Oct. 10. A $1000 cash prize and several thousand dollars worth of software ... Continue Reading →

Persepolis, Kafka, Betty Win in Ottawa

It was no surprise when Vincent Paronnaud’s and Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis was named best feature at the 2007 Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival on Sunday. The beautifully ... Continue Reading →