Wallace, Canemaker Win Oscars

Despite tough competition from award-winning filmmakers Hayao Miyazaki and Tim Burton, Nick Park is adding a fourth gold statuette to his collection. Co-directed by Steve Box, Wallace ... Continue Reading →

New York Comic-Con a Sell-Out

Enthusiastic fans of fantasy and sci-fi were turned away at the Jacob Javits Center over the weekend after all tickets were quickly snatched up for the first inaugural New York Comic-Con ... Continue Reading →

UPA Tribute to Animate Hollywood

Bosustow Media Group will present a special program titled ‘UPA: Magoo, McBoing Boing & Modern Art’ on Sunday, March 26, at Grauman’s Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA-Hollywood to Celebrate Animation’s 100th

The ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive will celebrate the 100th birthday of animation on April 6. An open house at the archive facility in Burbank. The festivities will revisit the humble ... Continue Reading →

Animal Lovers Love Wallace & Gromit

Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit is set to pick up another award, this time from The Humane Society. The clay-animated BAFTA winner and Oscar contender from DreamWorks ... Continue Reading →

Miss BG is Big at Luchon Film Festival

Miss BG, a popular CG series from Canada’s Breakthrough Animation Inc. and Paris-based Ellipsanime, won the Public Prize award for best children’s animated TV program at ... Continue Reading →

John Lasseter Tribute Dominates 4th Annual VES Awards

Last night’s Fourth Annual presentation of the Visual Effect Society Awards in Hollywood aimed to honor the best vfx work of 2005 in all media. However, because this year’s ... Continue Reading →

Aardman’s Morph to Phone It In

One of Aardman Animations’ first clay creations is set to make a comeback of the cellular kind some thirty years after his television debut. The multi award-winning Bristol-based ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Movie Names Tribute Nominees

Three pairs of leading animated filmmakers are in the running for Best European Director at the 8th edition of Cartoon Movie. Set to take place march 9-11 at the Babelsberg Studio in ... Continue Reading →

Clik Clak Clicks with Animex Jurors

The winners and runners up for the Animex Student Animation Awards were announced at Animex Talk! on Friday 10 by Shelley Page (DreamWorks Animation), David Sproxton (Aardman) and ... Continue Reading →