Happy Feet Dances Off with Oscar

There was no checkered flag for Disney and Pixar this year as Cars was upset by Warner Bros.’ Happy Feet, which snagged the Oscar for Best Animated Feature Sunday night at the ... Continue Reading →

New Afro Footage at NY Comic-Con

GDH and FUNimation Ent. will offer a sneak peek at some director’s cut footage from the Spike TV animated series Afro Samurai at New York Comic Con, which kicks off today in New ... Continue Reading →

Saturn Awards Rings Nominees

The Academy of Science-Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films has released its list of contenders for the 33 Annual Saturn Awards, which will honor he best genre works from film, television ... Continue Reading →

Hair High to Screen in L.A.

Hair High, the latest feature film from independent animation guru Bill Plympton, will have a limited engagement at the Laemmle’s Sunset 5 in West Hollywood from April 13 through ... Continue Reading →

CG Contest Launches at SIGGRAPH ’07

SIGGRAPH 2007 will see the debut of the international FJORG! Competition, an iron animator event that will have teams competing to create the best character-driven animation within ... Continue Reading →

Fox Atomic Charged for NY Comic-Con

Fox Atomic, the genre shingle of 20 Century Fox, will unveil new graphic novels and a machinima contest at the 2nd annual New York Comic-Con, which kicks off this Friday and continues ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Movie Names Tribute Nominees

The European Association of Animation Film has announced the 12 nominees selected for this year’s Cartoon Movie Tributes, the awards segment of the featival and market taking ... Continue Reading →

San Fran Museum Readies Tezuka Exhibit

The San Francisco Asian Art Museum will present a major exhibition on the works of respected manga and anime artist Osamu Tezuka this June. Best known in the U.S. as the creator of ... Continue Reading →

Pirates Sweeps VES Awards

As expected, Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest plundered a lot of gold at the Visual Effects Society’s 5th annual VES Awards. Held Sunday night at ... Continue Reading →

Cars Spins to Annies’ Victory Lane

In what may be the bellwether for what may happen on Oscar night, Disney/Pixar’s Cars took the top honor for Best Animated Feature at the 34th Annual Annie Awards Sunday night ... Continue Reading →