DreamWorks Pulls Out Stops for SIGGRAPH

DreamWorks Animation announced that it will have a major presence at this year’s edition of SIGGRAPH, the world’s premiere computer graphics conference. The studio plans ... Continue Reading →

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Platinum Studios and San Diego television station NBC 7/39 joined forces to discover new and unpublished writers and artists with the Comic Book Challenge, which concluded over the ...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