Kids Animate for TELETOON

As part of the summer Camp TELETOON program, a dozen kids ages 9-12 have begun animating public service announcements in a series of hands-on workshops at Arts Umbrella in Vancouver. ... Continue Reading →

Hollywood Fest Fetes Howl’s, War, Batman, Sin

This year’s Hollywood Film Festival will honor Hayao Miyazaki’s Howl’s Moving Castle with the Animation of the Year Award. The fest, which takes place Oct. 18-24, ... Continue Reading →

MoMA Preps Tribute to Cal Arts

It’s an early notice, but this should give you enough time to plan your trip to New York City next spring. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, is planning a tribute to CalArts ... Continue Reading →

Art Institute to Fete Phil Roman

The Art Institute of California–San Diego will honor six-time Emmy award-winning animation producer Phil Roman with a "Lifetime of Inspiration and Achievement" award ... Continue Reading →

Magda Wins at HypeFest

Approximately 75 original short-subject works from around the world were showcased at CineSpace in Hollywood over the weekend during the 2005 edition of HypeFest. The concluding awards ... Continue Reading →

Golden Blaze is Golden at Griffoni Fest

The direct-to-video animated feature, The Golden Blaze, took top toon honors over the weekend at the 35th Edition of the Griffoni Int’l Film Festival for Young People in the Italian ... Continue Reading →

HypeFest Happening This Weekend

Many of the hottest new shorts, commercials, music videos and promos will screen this weekend at HypeFest in Hollywood, Calif. Taking place July 30-31 at CineSpace, the event will host ... Continue Reading →

Selick, Canemaker Moons Rise at Ottawa

The Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival (OIAF) has announced the slate of films selected to screen in competition this year. The list includes a number of high-profile projects, including ... Continue Reading →

Women In Animation Meet at SIGGRAPH

As this year’s SIGGRAPH gets set to kick off on July 31 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Women In Animation (WIA) is inviting attendees to take part in its 3rd annual Birds ... Continue Reading →

Geeks Inherit the World at Comic-Con ’05

By all early estimates, the latest edition of Comic-Con was a huge success, both for the legions of fans attending the show and for the studios toy companies and TV and cable entities ... Continue Reading →