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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the list of nominees for the 75th Academy Awards this morning. Of the five films selected in the Best Animated Feature Film category, three are Disney releases. Lilo & Stitch, Hayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away and Treasure Planet will be up against [...]
Following up on yesterday’s coverage of the 20th annual international computer graphics competition segment of the Imagina.03 conference in Monte Carlo, we would like to mention that French-based animation house Sparx picked up the prize for Best Rendering with a clip form the upcoming CG feature Robota. Conceived and designed [...]
Winners have been announced for the 20th Annual international computer graphics competition segment of the Imagina.03 conference in Monte Carlo. Prizes were awarded to French, English, American and Austrilian entries in television, film and commercial categories. The prize for Best Feature Film went to Sony Pictures ImageWorks’ Stuart Little 2. [...]
Discreet, maker of 3ds max, will address 3D industry trends for 2003 at its “Animation Night” event tomorrow, Feb. 5, in New York City. Pundants on hand to talk about current projects and offer insight into the state of the industry will include three-time Emmy Award winner and founder/president of [...]
Those planning to attend the Game Developers Conference and Expo in San Jose, Calif. from March 4-8 can take advantage of early regristration discounts through tomorrow, Feb. 5. Conference passes can be had for up to 30% off by registering early at http://info.gamanetwork.com/cgi-bin4/flo/y/nKei0CwNcY0DBm0L6s0Am. Those who use the priority code GDCUP9 [...]
Despite the looming specter of the space shuttle disaster, the 30th Annual Annie Awards went off without a hitch Saturday evening at the Alex Theater in Glendale, Calif. Host Steve Marmel, a writer on The Fairly Odd Parents, managed to keep the event light and lively, introducing himself as “the [...]
Animation & Fine Art Galleries in Chappel Hill, North Carolina will exhibit original cels and drawings from the animated Disney classic Sleeping Beauty. The featured piece is a 1959 graphite & red pencil production drawing of Prince Phillip & Samson. The artwork can be viewed from Tuesday, Feb. 4 through [...]
At the 30th Annual Annie Awards to be held this Saturday, Cornerstone Animation co-founder Larry Whitaker will get a little help from a four-legged friend in presenting the award for Individual Achievement in an Animated Film. Cornerstone has produced all-new animation featuring the studio’s mascot, Jupiter, specifically for the awards [...]
Women In Animation, Los Angeles, will host a tour of post-production facility Money Shots on Wednesday, Feb 5 at 7:00 p.m. You’ll be able to see how high-end systems and software products such as Discreet’s flame and Alias/Wavefront’s Maya are used to make screen magic. In addition, the founders of [...]
The celebration of 3D creativity known as Imagina.03 will take place Feb. 3-6 at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. This year, organizers are reasserting the event’s essential role as a venue for meetings and exchanges between digital image professionals in Europe. NVIDIA, Discreet-software, Alias Wavefront, Criterion Software and Virtools will [...]