Ryan, Cats and Frogs Reign at Ottawa

Canadian animator Chris Landreth’s biographical Ryan took the Grand Prix for Independent Short Film and French director Jacques-Rémy Girerd’s La Prophétie ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Forum Fetes Fast Film

The 15th edition of Cartoon Forum concluded in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, over the weekend with the awarding of the Cartoon D’or. Five films were nominated this year but the ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Forum Turns 15

Cartoon Forum, the annual event dedicated to helping European animation producers find financing and co-production deals, celebrates its 15th anniversary this year. Organised by CARTOON ... Continue Reading →

Jakers! Cast Honors Grandparents

In celebration of National Grandparents Day (Sept. 12), Mike Young of Mike Young Prods. and the talented voice cast of the 3D-animated PBS Kids series, Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley ... Continue Reading →

John K.’s Toon Review Tonight

The American Cinematheque’s tribute to maverick animator John Kricfalusi continues tonight at the historic Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, Calif. as the creator of Ren and Stimpy ... Continue Reading →

Hollywood Honors John K.Kricfalusi Talks New Ren & Stimpy

You gotta love John Kricfalusi. The Canadian-born creator of Ren & Stimpy is keeping the spirit of Bob Clampett and Fleischer Studios alive with his distinct brand of cartoony animation ... Continue Reading →

Chuck Jones’ The Scweam Donated to Munch Museum

Linda Jones and Craig Kausen, daughter and grandson of fabled animation director and artist, Chuck Jones, have donated the Chuck Jones lithograph titled The Scweam, to the Munch Museum ... Continue Reading →

Toons Make Toronto Fest List

The Toronto Int’l Film Festival yesterday released its list of films in competition and those to screen as special presentations during the 2004 edition, to be held Sept. 9-18. ... Continue Reading →

Break Into the Game Biz with IGDA

The IGDA (www.igda.org) is holding a panel discussion titled "Breaking Into the Game Industry" on Wednesday, August 25th at The Art Institute of California in San Francisco. ... Continue Reading →

Lady Death Goes to MIPCOM

Fresh from its debut at Comic-Con Int’l in San Diego, Calif., last month, the animated Lady Death: The Motion Picture is headed to MIPCOM in Cannes (Oct. 4-8). Produced and distributed ... Continue Reading →