Academy to Examine Editing for Animation

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Perspectives on Editing seminar series turns its focus to animation for a one-night event set for Sept. 29. Hosting the event ... Continue Reading →

Animag’s Perfect Pitch, Part 2: The Execs Strike Back!

After Butch Hartman’s keynote speech, Animation Magazine’s Perfect Pitch seminar took a look at the other side of the table with a panelist of animation executives. Joining ... Continue Reading →

Animag’s Perfect Pitch, Part 1 ‘ Hartman Speaks!

Butch Hartman, creator of the hit animated series The Fairly OddParents and Danny Phantom, looked out at attendees of Animation Magazine’s ‘How to Create a Winning Animation ... Continue Reading →

Annies Announce Minor Tweaks, Oct. 16 Deadline

The call for entries has gone out for the 37th annual Annie Awards ‘ which this year will see some changes to the rules. The Annies, which are presented by ASIFA-Hollywood and ... Continue Reading →

Tech Pioneers Kirk, Rekimoto to Address SIGGRAPH ASIA

David Kirk, a leading scientist and multi-award winner in the field of graphic-technology, and Jun Rekimoto, the founding director of the Interaction Laboratory within the Sony Computer ... Continue Reading →

Tickets Still Available for Animag’s Create a Winning Pitch!

Got a great idea for an animated series, but don’t know how to pitch it so perfectly that TV execs will be falling over themselves to buy it, or even where to start in the pitching ... Continue Reading →

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Set for Universal Orlando

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is getting ready to cast a spell over Florida. The one-of-a-kind experience, which will recreate the world the boy wizard inhabits in both the books ... Continue Reading →

D23: Depp On Pirates 4, Zemeckis Remakes Yellow Sub

Johnny Depp has signed on to star in a fourth Pirates of the Caribbean movie, delivering the news directly to Disney fans at the studio’s first ever D23 fan event in Anaheim, ... Continue Reading →

D23: Lasseter Promises More Hand-drawn Animation

Pixar and Disney animation chief John Lasseter has built the studio’s sterling reputation on cutting-edge CG animation, but says Disney fans can expect to see a lot more hand-drawn ... Continue Reading →

Panelists Set for VES Production Summit 09

The Visual Effects Society has announced its lineup of speakers for its daylong Production Summit 09, set to take place Oct. 24 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Marina Del Rey. The event ... Continue Reading →