GigaPix Opens Mega Studio for CG Features

CG animation company GigaPix Studios is ramping up to challenge the majors in the computer-generated feature film biz. The company has set up headquarters in a 32,000 square foot facility ... Continue Reading →

Toon Movie Posters to Hit Academy Galleries

Movie posters from animated films going back more than 90 years will be on display at Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles beginning Friday, May 13. A total of ... Continue Reading →

Bay Area Game Job Confab Set for June

The Game Initiative announced that its San Francisco Video Game Industry Job Conference and Resume Workshop will take place in Oakland, Calif., on June 4, 2005 at Skyline High School. ... Continue Reading →

Bakshi Hollywood Tribute This Weekend

Here’s a reminder about the Ralph Bakshi screenings taking place April 29 through May 1 in Los Angeles. Presented in conjunction with ASIFA-Hollywood, the event is part of the ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH 2005 Winners Named

ACM SIGGRAPH has announced the Best of Show Award and Jury Honors winners for its annual Computer Animation Festival. The 32nd Int’l conference on computer graphics and interactive ... Continue Reading →

Animated Encounters Names Winners

U.K. animation fest Animated Encounters concluded Saturday, April 23, at Bristol’s Watershed with the presentation of the annual awards ceremony. Hosted by Bush and Troy from ... Continue Reading →

Sin City, Star Wars to Play Cannes

Big-screen digital effects will have a place of honor Cannes. Taking place May 11-22 in the south of France, the prestigious annual film festival will showcase Robert Rodriguez’s ... Continue Reading →

NAB COVERAGE

HP, Ascent Media to Digitize Sony’s Library Hewlett Packard has announced it is working with Ascent Media Group and Sony Pictures Ent. (SPE) to digitize Sony’s library ... Continue Reading →

Sith Hits Benefit Screenings Circuit on May 12

If you’re dying to see George Lucas’ final installment of the Star Wars series and don’t want to be one of super-geeks who have already lined up in front of the theaters ... Continue Reading →

Betting on Angelus Awards Student Film Festival

Hollywood’s 10th annual Angelus Awards Student Film Festival has issued a call for entries through July 1, 2005. The festival recognizes films, documentaries and animation for ... Continue Reading →