Silverman and Selig to Deliver TAC Keynotes

The Simpsons director David Silverman and The Wonder Pets creator Josh Selig will deliver the keynote speeches at this year’s Television Animation Conference (TAC) in Ottawa.The ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Now Accepting Winsor McCay Award Recommendations

ASIFA-Hollywood is now accepting recommendations for the 2009 Winsor McCay Award recipient. This honor may be awarded to a maximum of three individuals in recognition of lifetime or ... Continue Reading →

Gnomon Presents Making of 9

On Saturday, September 5, the Gnomon School of Visual Effects will present an evening of events related to Focus Features’ upcoming film, 9, about a group of stitchpunk ragdolls ... Continue Reading →

D23 Expo Announces Final Schedule Details

Organizers of D23 Expo, which is described as the ultimate Disney fan event, have revealed the final details of the four day confab being held Sept. 10-13 at the Anaheim Convention ... Continue Reading →

Six Juried Award Emmy Winners Announced

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has announced the six winners of juried awards for outstanding individual achievement in animation. These prizes will be presented at ... Continue Reading →

Animag Announces 5th Pitch Event Panelist

Animation Magazine is delighted to announce the latest addition to our upcoming How to Create a Winning Animation Pitch panel: Cartoon Network’s director of original comedy animation, ... Continue Reading →

Lasseter to Receive Golden Lion from Lucas

George Lucas will present the Venice Festival’s Golden Lion Lifetime Achievement Award to John Lasseter, Brad Bird, Pete Docter, Andrew Stanton and Lee Unkrich. Lucas, hailed ... Continue Reading →

REDCAT’s Hot for Animation This Fall

The new fall season at REDCAT (the Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater in Los Angeles) will offer an eclectic mix of cutting-edge animated projects from around the world. Among the ... Continue Reading →

WALL’E Writers Up for Humanitas Prize

After winning almost every prize under the sun last year, WALL’E writers Andrew Stanton, Pete Docter and Jim Reardon are up for one more award in September. Stanton, Docter and ... Continue Reading →

Musashi Wows Critics in Locarno

Production I.G’s Musashi: The Dream of the Last Samurai has been receiving strong reviews since it debuted at the Locarno Film Festival recently. Produced by Tetsuya Kinoshita ... Continue Reading →