Henson, Muppets Honored with Statue, Stamps

Muppets creator Jim Henson was posthumously honored Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences with a Hall of Fame wall sculpture. The ceremony also featured the unveiling ... Continue Reading →

Jojo Wins Cartoon D’Or in Kolding

Marc Craste’s haunting black-and-white toon about tragic love and a little trapeze artist with rabbit ears was the big winner at the 16th edition of the Cartoon Forum held in ... Continue Reading →

Nyocker! Is Tops at Ottawa

The 2005 Ottawa International Animation Festival concluded over the weekend with the closing awards ceremony honoring the best of the fest. Held at the National Arts Centre on Sunday, ... Continue Reading →

REDCAT Screens Toons in October

A number if international animated films are scheduled to screen Oct. 6-8 at REDCAT, CalArts’ Downtown Center for Innovative Visual, Performing and Media Arts. The program, designed ... Continue Reading →

Toon Voices Sign for Hurricane Victims

Talent agency CESD, which handles many of the top names in the animation voiceover biz, is teaming up with the Los Angeles Branch of the Red Cross to produce an autograph show to benefit ... Continue Reading →

Nextoons Winners Announced

Nextoons: The Nicktoons Film Festival concluded over the weekend with a screening of the top ten films in competition and the awarding of the $10,000 grand prize. French filmmaker Arthur ... Continue Reading →

Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Horror Hit Vegas This Weekend

The first annual Festival of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror and Supernatural kicks off Friday, Sept. 9, at the Plaza Hotel & Casino in Downtown Las Vegas. The event will feature ... Continue Reading →

Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Horror Hit Vegas This Weekend

The first annual Festival of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror and Supernatural kicks off Friday, Sept. 9, at the Plaza Hotel & Casino in Downtown Las Vegas. The event will feature ... Continue Reading →

Toons Bask at Palm Springs Fest

A number of animated quickies will screen as part of the 2005 Palm Springs Int’l Festival of Short Films, taking place Sept. 20-26 in Palm Springs, Calif. The lineup includes ... Continue Reading →

Ottawa TV Con to Focus on Singapore

Rising animation hub Singapore will be the country of focus at the 2nd annual Television Animation Conference (TAC), taking place Sept. 21-22 as part of the Ottawa Int’l Animation ... Continue Reading →