Student Academy Awards Nominations Out

Some familiar names popped up as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced the finalists for the 32nd annual Student Academy Awards competition. A total of 29 ... Continue Reading →

Hypefest Opener Feels Radiant

Hypefest, the cool L.A.-based showcase of innovative shorts, music video and commercials, has tapped Knoxville, TN-based Radiant Media to produce its 2005 show open. Timed to take advantage ... Continue Reading →

Cartoons on the Bay Picks Winners

Cartoon Network’s Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends and Nickelodeon’s Avatar: The Last Airbender are among the big winners of the 9th annual Pulcinella Awards, presented ... Continue Reading →

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 →

DreamWorks Cast, Crew Hit the Stage

The Film Society of Lincoln Center presented a special program titled "Animation Now: Imagination Innovation Inspiration" on Sunday, welcoming many of the people behind past ... 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 →