14 Toons Eligible for Oscar

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has identified 14 animated features eligible for Academy Awards consideration. From this list, three titles will be selected to compete ... Continue Reading →

Oscar Deadline Looms

If you happen to be sitting on an Oscar-worthy animated feature, you’re running out of time to get it to the Academy. To qualify in the Animated Feature Film category for the ... Continue Reading →

Niko is Top Pic at Cinekid

Magma Films’ animated feature film Niko & the Way to the Stars received both the juried Lion award and the Audience Award at children’s film fest Cinekid in Amsterdam ... Continue Reading →

Art Institute, AArmy Cruise The A1A

The Art Institute of California’Los Angeles will host the Animation Army (AArmy) monthly social networking meeting in conjunction with the Animation 21 Lecture Series on Monday, ... Continue Reading →

Children’s BAFTA Nominations Announced

Nominations are out for this year’s EA British Academy Children’s Awards. Set to take place on Sunday, Nov. 30, the event celebrates excellence in film, television, video ... Continue Reading →

E3 Expands in 2009

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, better known to gamers and industry insiders as E3, is taking steps to recapture some of its former grandeur. Event co-producers the Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM Reports Record Attendance

Increased participation from the Middle East, Turkey, Russia, India, China, the Ukraine and other emerging markets contributed to record attendance for the 2008 MIPCOM content market. ... Continue Reading →

Bolt, Buzz Lightyear Join Macy’s Parade

Walt Disney Studios will be well-represented at this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. The studio is sending characters from the Toy Story franchise and the upcoming ... Continue Reading →

Shearer to Host BAFTA/LA Awards

Comedian, radio host and long-time Simpsons voice cast member Harry Shearer will host the 17th annual British Academy of Film and Television/Los Angeles Britannia Awards. The ceremony ... Continue Reading →

Family Guy Art Show Opens in L.A.

Twentieth Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising is opening a second exhibit featuring art inspired by the hit FOX animated series Family Guy. ‘Family Guy C.R.A.P. (A Collection ... Continue Reading →