Academy to Screen VFX Pix

The Los Angeles-based Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a salute to ‘Movie Magic’ with a series of films known for groundbreaking visual effects and ... Continue Reading →

More Toons Set for Cannes

Joining DreamWorks’ Over the Hedge and Richard Linklater’s A Scanner Darkly at this years Cannes Film Festival are Zentropa’s Princess and Nord-Ouest Prods.’ ... Continue Reading →

Game Art Picked for E3 Exhibit

A total of 16 pieces of video game art have been selected for inclusion in the third annual ‘Into the Pixel’ exhibition, which will be on display during the Electronic Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

PBS Rules Daytime Emmys

Public broadcaster PBS dominated the 33rd annual Creative Craft Daytime Emmy Awards on Saturday, winning a total of 12 awards including Outstanding Children’s Animated Program ... Continue Reading →

Telluride Fest Calls For Entries

Organizers of the 2006 Telluride Film Festival have informed us that they are accepting submissions between May 1 and July 15. Taking place over Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 1-4, the festival ... Continue Reading →

Hedge, X3, Scanner Bound for Cannes

Organizers have released the lineup of flicks to be screened at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival, naming the DreamWorks Animation feature Over the Hedge and 20th Century Fox’s X-Men: ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH Submissions Record High

ACM SIGGRAPH today announced that it has received a record number of submissions for the Computer Animation Festival to be held in conjunction with the 2006 edition of SIGGRAPH. The ... Continue Reading →

Women in Animation Presents Panel on CG Toons on TV

If you’re looking for a chance to mingle with toonerati types and attend a panel discussion on 3D animation for television, the Women in Animation International Annual Meeting ... Continue Reading →

Academy Comes Alive with Animatronics

The more realistic computer-generated imagry became, the more it looked as if the art of animatronics was a dying breed. However, the process of puppeteering creatures has also improved ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Holds Benefit Silent Auction for Fyn Stec

If you happen to be in Los Angeles this Thursday evening, you may want to visit Cartoon Network Studios in Burbank. The good folks at the studio are hosting a special animation benefit ... Continue Reading →