Academy Examines 3D Techniques

As the animation industry and Hollywood in general looks to stereoscopic presentation as a way to fill more theater seats, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Science ... Continue Reading →

AnimfxNZ Announces Speaker Lineup

AnimfxNZ, New Zealand’s conference for digital animation, effects, animation and games, today announced additional speakers in a lineup that already includes Academy Award winners ... Continue Reading →

Annie Awards Judges Sought

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood is seeking individuals to serve on nomination committees for the 36th Annual Annie Awards. The groups will determine the nominees ... Continue Reading →

Two-day 5D Confab Eyes Immersive Design

The first edition of 5D: The Future of Immersive Design Conference will offer panels, workshops and presentations on the brave new world of emerging design and technology at the University ... Continue Reading →

Milan Fest Moved by House of Small Cubes

Japanese animator Kunio Kato’s beautifully animated and poetic short La maison en petits cubes (The House of Small Cubes) received the prize for best animated picture at the Milan ... Continue Reading →

Stan Lee Helps Launch ’08 Nicktoons Fest

Nickelodeon will kick off the fifth annual Nicktoons Network Animation Festival with a two-day, invitation-only event to feature a Q & A session with Marvel Comics legend Stan ... Continue Reading →

Ape, Pie, Robber, Dr. W Dished Up at Cartoon Forum

Last week, the 19th edition of Cartoon Forum which took place in Ludwigsburg, Baden-W’rttemberg, Germany attracted over 765 broadcasters, investors, producers and distributors ... Continue Reading →

Terra, Chainsaw All the Buzz at Ottawa

The Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival (OAF) wrapped up over the weekend with closing ceremonies at the Museum of Civilization in Gatineau. The event saw top prizes go to filmmakers ... Continue Reading →

Mouse’s Tale Captures Cartoon D’Or at Euro Forum

Those talented French animation students have done it again. Benjamin Renner, a graduate of France’s LA Poudriere, has taken home Cartoon Forum’s Cartoon D’Or Award ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Calls for Annie Entries

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, has put out a call for entries for the 36th Annual Annie Awards. Taking place on Friday, Jan. 30 at UCLA’s Royce Hall ... Continue Reading →