Transformers Crashes MTV Movie Awards

Transformers, director Michael Bay’s adrenaline-pumping take on the classic toy line and animated television series, was named Best Movie at Sunday night’s MTV Movie Awards. ... Continue Reading →

Madhouse’s Kato to Appear at Anime Expo

Madhouse animator Hiromi Kato will make a rare appearance as an official guest of honor at this year’s Anime Expo, taking place July 3-6 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in ... Continue Reading →

Student Academy Award Winners Picked

Three animators are among the eleven students from eight colleges and universities that have been named winners in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 35th Annual ... Continue Reading →

Dodgers Launch ‘Hit a Homer’ Promo

Universal Studios Hollywood and professional baseball organization the L.A. Dodgers have teamed up to offer kids a chance to strap into the new Simpsons Ride at the Universal theme ... Continue Reading →

Kahani World Makes A Splash in Cannes

Indian production entities are creating a huge presence at this week’s international film market in Cannes. According to recent figures released by the country’s National ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s Star Wars Weekends Shape Up

Lucasfilm has announced some events scheduled for this year’s Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort. Running every Friday, Saturday ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH Nominees Named

ACM SIGGRAPH has announced the award nominees for the SIGGRAPH 2008 Computer Animation Festival, taking place in Los Angeles this summer. Nominees were chosen from more than 900 submissions ... Continue Reading →

Animation Book Look Back In LA

The Van Eaton Galleries and The Creative Talent Network in Los Angeles will co-host the second annual Animation Book Look on Saturday, May 17. Sponsored in part by Animation Magazine, ... Continue Reading →

MTV Nominates Movies

Animated features have largely been snubbed, but visual effects-driven pics are well represented in this year’s group of nominees for the MTV Movie Awards. Sony’s comedy ... Continue Reading →

Student Academy Awards Finalists Named

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has selected 32 students from 20 colleges and universities as finalists in’ 35th Annual Student Academy Awards competition. Their ... Continue Reading →