Five Feature Toons Up for Asia Pacific Screen Award

Five films, including three from Japan, have been nominated for the best animated feature honor at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. The five nominated films are: Ibara no Ou (King of ... Continue Reading →

Toy Story 3’s Arndt Gives Nicholl Keynote

Toy Story 3 screenplay writer Michael Arndt will give the keynote address at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 25th annual Don and Gee Nichol Fellowships in Screenwriting ... Continue Reading →

Eyeworks Experiments in Chicago

Chicago’s Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation has set the lineup for this year’s edition, set for Nov. 6th. Eyeworks Festival 2010 trailer from Alexander Stewart on Vimeo. The ... Continue Reading →

Animatron Pays Out $17,000 to Winning Films

The jury at the Babelgum “Animatron” Animation Film Festival has awarded $17,000 in cash prizes at an awards ceremony Sunday at the Hamptons International Film Festival. The jury ... Continue Reading →

Here Come the Waves to Kick Off 5th SFIAF

The San Francisco International Animation Festival has set the lineup for its fifth edition, set for Nov. 11-14, and will spotlight such films as Here Come The Waves: The Hazards of ... Continue Reading →

NFB Gets Animated! Across Canada

Canada’s National Film Board has announced the fourth edition of its Get Animated! Program, which offers free screenings and activities across the country from Oct. 26 to Nov. 7. ... Continue Reading →

Festival to Bestow First Student Annies

The ASIFA-Hollywood Animator Educators Forum will present its first Student Annie Awards at its second annual student animation festival, set for Nov. 6 on the campus of CSU Long Beach. ... Continue Reading →

Academy Digs into Monster Tech

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will pay tribute to the monsters of the silver screen in a program titled Monsters in the Movies set for Oct. 21. Presented by the Academy’s ... Continue Reading →

Deadline to Submit for Annies is Oct. 15

The deadline to submit work for the 38th annual Annie Awards is coming up quickly on Oct. 15. The deadline to join or renew membership to qualify to vote is also Oct. 15. To begin ... Continue Reading →

Ottawa Sets Four-Part Focus on Indie Anime

The Ottawa International Animation Festival will showcase the famous works of Japanese best animators in a special four-part program. The festival, set for Oct. 20-24, announced plans ... Continue Reading →