Ark, Dreammaker, En Tus Brazos Nab SIGGRAPH ’07 Honors

Grzegorz Jonkajtys and Marcin Kobylecki’s CG-animated eye-popper Ark, Leszek Plichta’s Dreammaker and Supinfocom students Francois-Xavier Goby, Edouard Jouret and Matthieu ... Continue Reading →

Lola, Miniscule Big at Cartoon on the Bay

Tiger Aspect Prods.’ Charlie and Lola and Futurikon’s Miniscule each won two Pulcinella awards over the weekend at Cartoons on the Bay in Solerno, Italy. In addition to ... Continue Reading →

Joes Meet Pros at Stop-Mo Expo

Practitioners and fans of stop-motion animation gathered at Woodbury University in Burbank, Calif. on Saturday for ASIFA-Hollywood’s inaugural Stop Mo Expo. Spearheaded by educator, ... Continue Reading →

Spider-Man, Bono Headed for Great White Way

Not content just to be a dominant movie franchise, Spider-Man is headed to Broadway. The Tony Award winning director Julie Taymor (Lion King) is set to direct. U2′s Bono and the ... Continue Reading →

More Jasper for Lucas

Fans of Anthony Lucas’ Oscar-nominated short film The Mysterious Geographic Exploration of Jasper Morello can look forward to second and third installments of the animated gothic ... Continue Reading →

Platform Fest Selections Made

The Platform Int’l Animation Festival has released a list of short films in competition in various categories. The mix includes student films, television productions, commercials/promos, ... Continue Reading →

Character Designer Mendez Lectures at AI

The April 17th session of the Animation 21 Lecture Series at the Art Institute of California’Los Angeles will feature a session with accomplished character designer Phil Mendez. ... Continue Reading →

Boondocks Wins Peabody Award

Cartoon Network’s The Boondocks was the only animated production to be recognized at that 66th Annual Peabody Awards. The selection board at the University of Georgia`s Grady ... Continue Reading →

Flakes Takes MOBIFEST LA

Baltimore-based animator Steve Ogden claimed the grand prize for his animated short Flakes at Tuesday Night’s MOBIFEST LA, the inaugural celebration of made-for-mobile animation. ... Continue Reading →

JibJab Goes to Washington

JibJab Media co-founder Evan Spiridellis tells us he and his brother, Gregg, were invited to create a new two-minute animated short for Wednesday night’s TV and Radio Correspondence ... Continue Reading →