Animation Book Look Back In LA

The Van Eaton Galleries and The Creative Talent Network in Los Angeles will co-host the second annual Animation Book Look on Saturday, May 17. Sponsored in part by Animation Magazine, ... Continue Reading →

MTV Nominates Movies

Animated features have largely been snubbed, but visual effects-driven pics are well represented in this year’s group of nominees for the MTV Movie Awards. Sony’s comedy ... Continue Reading →

Student Academy Awards Finalists Named

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has selected 32 students from 20 colleges and universities as finalists in’ 35th Annual Student Academy Awards competition. Their ... Continue Reading →

3-D Fest Coming to Singapore

The Asian island nation of Singapore will play host to a first-of-its-kind 3-D film and entertainment technology festival taking place November 19-23. Jim Chabin of 3D Partners Ltd. ... Continue Reading →

Comic Book Challenge in On

Platinum Studios Inc. today started accepting submissions for The Comic Book Challenge 2008. Aspiring comic book creators can go to to get their entries in ... Continue Reading →

Academy Showcases Classic Toon Art

More than 125 pieces of artwork from such animated classics as Alice in Wonderland, 101 Dalmatians and The Lion King will be on display at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... Continue Reading →

Academy Celebrates Animation Mentorship

A number of top animators will be on hand to discuss their careers as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences presents the 12th Marc Davis Celebration of Animation on Friday, ... Continue Reading →

Waltz With Bashir, Rabbit Compete in Cannes

DreamWorks’ Kung Fu Panda isn’t the only animated feature to bask in the Cannes Film Festival spotlight next month. Israeli filmmaker Ari Folman’s much-praised animated ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH 2008 Will Be More User-Friendly

The organizers of this year’s SIGGRAPH confab (Conference: August 11-15; Exhibition: August 12-14) held at the Los Angeles Convention Center are making several changes to meet ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Offers Prizes to Winners at Calif. Intl. Animation Festival

The winners of this year’s Modesto-based California International Animation Festival will take home special 2D and 3D software from the generous folks at Toon Boom Studios. The ... Continue Reading →