Euro Producers Head to Latin America for Cartoon Connection

The organizers of Cartoon Connection aim to bring together the Latin American and European animation industries to establish new relationships at the first staging of the event Nov. ... Continue Reading →

France Toasts Tax Rebate, VFX Firms, Annecy

David Martinon, consul general of France, and Olivier-Rene Veillon, director of the Ile de France Film Commission, hosted Tuesday a gala reception in Los Angeles to announce a tax rebate ... Continue Reading →

Kadokawa Talk to Kick Off Animation Asia Conference

The CEO of Kadokawa Group Holdings will kick off the Animation Asia Conference with a keynote address titled ‘Bringing Japan’s Content to the World ‘ Think Globally, ... Continue Reading →

Kids BAFTA Noms Have CelAction 2D in Common

The preschool animation nominees for the 2009 Children’s BAFTAs are as different as can be content wise, but all were made using the CelAction2D animation software. The nominees ... Continue Reading →

Lynx May Increase Oscar Noms; Martin and Baldwin to Host

The handing out of awards is still months away, but Oscar watching is in full swing with new potential for five films to be nominated for best animated feature and the announcement ... Continue Reading →

ATF Looks to ‘Rise with Asia’

The 10th anniversary edition of Asia Television Forum is taking on the theme ‘Rise with Asia,’ and looking to reflect the region’s growing importance in financing, ... Continue Reading →

Tying Your Own Shoes Wins Leipzig Doc Honor

Tying Your Own Shoes, an animated film directed by Shira Avni and produced by the National Film Board of Canada, won the Golden Dove Award for short film at the Leipzig Festival of ... Continue Reading →

VES Awards Seek Student Submissions

Submissions are now open for the Visual Effects Society’s second annual Student Award, which is sponsored by Autodesk. The award is open to visual effects created for a student ... Continue Reading →

Rare Walt Disney Letter Up for Auction

A rare 1935 letter Walt Disney wrote on studio letterhead to a man in Minnesota is up for auction and expected to sell for between $3,500 and $5,000. The letter, in which Disney informs ... Continue Reading →

Win Free Coraline Halloween Screening Tickets!

If you and your family are looking for the perfect way to celebrate Halloween this Saturday (and you live in the Los Angeles area), we have the perfect treat for you. The good people ... Continue Reading →