Ottawa Announces Selections

The Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival (OIAF) has released a list of films that have been selected to compete in this year’s 30th anniversary event. Among the 106 films in ... Continue Reading →

Academy to Salute McLaren

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has planned a special tribute to the late Norman McLaren, an Academy Award-winning Canadian animator who helped establish the animation ... Continue Reading →

Platinum Names Comic Book Challenge Winner

Platinum Studios and San Diego television station NBC 7/39 joined forces to discover new and unpublished writers and artists with the Comic Book Challenge, which concluded over the ... Continue Reading →

Gumby Turns 50 at Comic-Con

Among the many animation-related programs scheduled for the San Diego Comic-Con Int’l convention this weekend is a 50th anniversary celebration for the classic stop-motion Gumby ... Continue Reading →

Hatchling Hatches Toll at Comic-Con

Attendees of Comic-Con Int’l in San Diego can catch the premiere of The Toll, a new CG-animated short film from Portsmouth, New Hampshire-based production entity Hatchling Studio. ... Continue Reading →

Animators Turn Comic-Con into Actionopolis

A number of accomplished animators and comic-book illustrators will be at the San Diego Comic-Con this week promoting Actionopolis, a new line of illustrated prose chapter books for ... Continue Reading →

Nick to Ignite Comic-Con

Animation will be well represented at next week’s Comic-Con Int’l in San Diego as Nickelodeon presents a number of programs and sneak peeks at upcoming animated shows. On ... Continue Reading →

VES FEST Examines Animation

This year’s edition of the Visual Effects Society’s Festival of Visual Effects will feature a special focus on our beloved art form with panel discussion titled ‘Creating ... Continue Reading →

Screenplay Comp Offers Comic Deal

The Screenwriting Expo 5 Screenplay Competition has upped the ante this year by teaming with comic book studio Dabel Brothers Prods. (DB Pro) to turn the winning entry into a comic-book ... Continue Reading →

aniBOOM Judges Announced

Interactive animation content site aniBOOM today announced the six judges tapped to help decide the winners of its inaugural short animation competition. The panel of industry pros ... Continue Reading →