VES FEST Examines Animation

This year’s edition of the Visual Effects Society’s Festival of Visual Effects will feature a special focus on our beloved art form with panel discussion titled ‘Creating ... Continue Reading →

aniBOOM Judges Announced

Interactive animation content site aniBOOM today announced the six judges tapped to help decide the winners of its inaugural short animation competition. The panel of industry pros ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH to screen Dream Machine

Leading figures in birth of digital animation are profiled in The Dream Machine, a two-hour documentary that will be shown on July 30 during the SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference ... Continue Reading →

Hollywood and Games Summit Kicks Off in L.A.

The first-ever Hollywood and Games Summit got started today at the Beverly Hills Hotel as business and creative professionals from the video-game and film industries gathered to address ... Continue Reading →

Disney Exec to Keynote SIGGRAPH

The 33rd annual SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference and expo will feature a keynote address by Joe Rohde, executive designer and VP with Walt Disney Imagineering. Titled ‘From ... Continue Reading →

Animation Art on Block in L.A.

Original animation art from such classic series as Woody Woodpecker and Auggie Doggie will be among the entertainment memorabillia items up for bid on June 25 and 26 at Bonhams & ... Continue Reading →

Contest Seeks Comic-Book Talent

Platinum Studios, controller of one of the world’s largest independent libraries of comic-book characters, has teamed with San Diego television station NBC 7/39 to discover new ... Continue Reading →

World Premieres Set for Anaheim Anime Fest

Now in its 15th year, the Anaheim Anime Fest will kick off at the Anaheim Convention Center on July 1, offering four days of programs for fans of Japanese animation and Manga. This ... Continue Reading →

BroadcastAsia Adds Animation, VFX Focus

Attendees of this year’s edition of BroadcastAsia in Singapore can take part in the first Animation and Visual Effects Seminar at the Singapore Expo. The event will showcase many ... Continue Reading →

Possum Golden at Student Academy Awards

Filmmaker Chris Choy from California Institute of the Arts took gold at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 33rd annual Student Academy Awards competition on Saturday ... Continue Reading →