Report from e-magiciens 2005

While their American counterparts were diving into turkey and mashed potatoes, young European artists converged on Valenciennes in northern France last week to give thanks for the digital ... Continue Reading →

Toon Producers Talk Shop

The Producers’ Guild of America’s New Media Council assembled an impressive roster of producers and production execs from leading studios for Thursday night’s panel ... Continue Reading →

Ten Toons Compete for Oscar

The executive committee of the short films and feature animation branch of the Academy has identified ten films eligible to compete in the Best Animated Feature Film category of the ... Continue Reading →

Bonhams NY Auctions Toon Art

Production materials from such studios as Disney, Walter Lantz, Fleischer, Warner Bros., MGM, Hanna-Barbera, and Sullivan Studios will go on the block on Nov. 21 with Bonhams New York’s ... Continue Reading →

Producers’ Guild Revisits Animation

On Thursday, Nov. 17, The PGA New Media Council will present a panel discussion with leaders in animation production from Sony Pictures Animation, Walt Disney Feature Animation, DreamWorks ... Continue Reading →

Producers’ Guild Revisits Animation

On Thursday, Nov. 17, The PGA New Media Council will present a panel discussion with leaders in animation production from Sony Pictures Animation, Walt Disney Feature Animation, DreamWorks ... Continue Reading →

Animadrid 05 to Toast Guido Manuli

Animadrid 05, The 4th International Festival of the Animated Image, will feature a special tribute to influential animator Guido Manuli, whose credits include the independent feature ... Continue Reading →

Nick to Screen The X’s, You’re Invited

If you happen to be in the Los Angeles area on Saturday, Nov. 12, you can catch a special big-screen first look at The X’s, a new Nickelodeon cartoon series about a family of ... Continue Reading →

Bird to be Feted at Tex Fest

Oscar-winner Brad Bird, director of the beloved animated films The Iron Giant and The Incredibles, will receive the first-ever at the Deep Ellum Film Festival (DE/F2) on Sunday, Nov. ... Continue Reading →

Hi Hi Puffy to Float for Macy’s

Such classic toon characters as Underdog used to be staples of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, but these days new animated favorites are taking over. In addition to a giant ... Continue Reading →