SIGGRAPH Asia Names Computer Animation Fest Winners

Lindsey Olivares’ short Anchored won best of show and Digic Pictures’ Assassin’s Creed 2 won the best technical award at the SIGGRAPH Asia 2009 Computer Animation ... Continue Reading →

Mary and Max Wins Top Movie Prize at Ottawa

Adam Elliot’s emotionally charged stop-motion movie Mary and Max won the Ottawa International Animation Festival’s Grand Prize for Best Animated Feature this weekend. Elliot’s ... Continue Reading →

Bay Area WIA to Discuss ‘Self-Branding’

The Bay Area chapter of Women in Animation will meet to discuss ‘self branding’ Thursday at the Art Institute of California-San Francisco. The meeting begins with a networking ... Continue Reading →

Animation Work Key Part of MoMA’s Burton Exhibition

Tim Burton’s animation work will be a major element of the upcoming Film Benefit gala benefit and exhibition honoring the filmmaker at New York’s famed Museum of Modern ... Continue Reading →

CASPER Formed to Scare Up Euro Toons

A trio of European organizations have funded a new initiative called CASPER aimed at spurring the creation of new pilots for animated series. CASPER, which stands for Creative Animated ... Continue Reading →

USC Legal Conference to Examine Animation Opportunities

Where to find the newest opportunities in animation will be the focus of a presentation at the USC Gould School of Law and Beverly Hills Bar Association’s 2009 Institute on Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Tech, Animation Giants Converge in Italy for VIEW

VIEW, Italy’s renowned computer conference on digital convergency, will celebrate its 10th anniversary with presentations from the likes of Pixar, Electronic Arts, Industrial ... Continue Reading →

Harveys Honor All-Star Superman, Umbrella Academy, Kirby Bio

All-Star Superman, Umbrella Academy and Kirby: King of Comics were among the multiple winners of this year’s Harvey Awards, presented this past weekend at the Baltimore Comic-Con. ... Continue Reading →

100-Plus Animated Films Offered at AFM

The American Film Market returns to Santa Monica Nov. 4-11, with more than a hundred animated features available to film buyers. The schedule for the event includes screenings of 445 ... Continue Reading →

Animation Asia Conference Sets Program, Speakers

The Animation Asia Conference has announced its program, speaker lineup and themes, as the one-day conference in Singapore focuses on ‘Globalization of Asia’s Soft Power.’ The ... Continue Reading →