New Bros. Quay on Tap for ANIMEX ’06

ANIMEX, the International Festival of Animation & Computer Games, returns to The University of Teesside in Middlesbrough, England next year and organizers are filling out the roster ... Continue Reading →

Globe Noms for Kong Director, Score

On the eve of the release of his latest vfx extravaganza, director Peter Jackson received a Golden Globe nomination for directing King Kong. The state-of-the-art update also got a nod ... Continue Reading →

Sundance Fest Shorts Lineup Is Announced

Sundance Institute has announced the lineup for the 2006 Sundance Film Festival’s shorts program, which will feature 73 projects split into domestic and international competitive ... Continue Reading →

ION Fest Starts Dec. 16

The 2005 ION Fest is gearing up to present more than 80 films, including 17 world premieres, from Dec. 16-18. Celebrating the convergence of animation, games and film, the second annual ... Continue Reading →

Disney Celebrates Pooh’s 80th

Disney today launched a global campaign marking the 80th anniversary of Winnie the Pooh, one of its most enduring and lucrative properties. The 18-month celebration will be commemorated ... Continue Reading →

Academy Talks Animation and VFX

The Science & Technology Council of the Motion Picture Academy will present a special program dubbed ‘Animation Invades Live Action’ tonight (Dec. 6) at the Samuel ... Continue Reading →

Wallace & Gromit Leads Annie Noms

DreamWorks Animation’s and Aardman Animations’ clay-animated feature, Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit came out on top as ASIFA-Hollywood today announced ... Continue Reading →

Wallace & Gromit Leads Annie Noms

DreamWorks Animation’s and Aardman Animations’ clay-animated feature, Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit came out on top as ASIFA-Hollywood today announced ... Continue Reading →

AEAF Sneaks Kong in Sydney

The 11th annual Australian Effects & Animation Festival (AEAF) will feature a special sneak preview of Peter Jackson’s eagerly awaited remake of King Kong at the Sydney Convention ... Continue Reading →

Cartoons On The Bay Deadline Jan. 15

Organizers have set Jan. 15, 2006 as the deadline for submissions for the 10th annual Cartoons on the Bay International Festival of Television Animation. The fest and Pulcinella Awards ... Continue Reading →