Kong to Paw Special BFCA Award

It seems the complexities of creating an animated performance are finally being recognized with a special award to be presented by The Broadcast Film Critics Association during the ... Continue Reading →

ION Fest Buggy for Mantis Parable

The second annual ION Int’l Animation, Games & Short Film Festival concluded over the weekend at the UCLA Campus in Westwood with the awarding of best-of-the-fest kudos. ... Continue Reading →

Hong Kong Int’l FILMART Set for March

The Hong Kong Int’l Film & TV Market (FILMART) returns to Hall 5 of the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre March 20-23, 2006. Organized by the Hong Kong Trade ... Continue Reading →

Free Passes to ION Fest at UCLA

Friday, Dec. 16, marks the start of this year’s ION Animation, Games and Short Film Festival at the James Bridges Theater on the UCLA campus in Westwood. Animation Magazine has ... Continue Reading →

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 →