300, Ratatouille Slay at Hollywood Fest

Director Zach Snyder’s 300 was voted Movie of the Year at the 11th Annual Hollywood Film Festival’s Hollywood Awards ceremony. The vfx-laden hit film based on the Frank ... Continue Reading →

Animated Oscar Deadline Approaches

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued a reminder that animated features must be submitted by Thursday, Nov. 1 to qualify for the 80th Academy Awards. Filmmakers ... Continue Reading →

Children’s BAFTA Noms Announced

Nominees have been announced for the 11th Annual British Academy Children’s Film and Television Awards. Presented in association with Electronic Arts, the kudo fest will be held ... Continue Reading →

Transformers, 300 Score Scream Awards

Big-screen adaptations of the ’80s cartoon Transformers and the graphic novel 300 raked in kudos at Spike TV’s 2007 Scream Awards over the weekend. Honoring the year’s ... Continue Reading →

Attila Premieres in Hollywood

The Hollywood Film Festival will host the world premiere of Attila and the Great Blue Bean, a new animated film from veteran TV animation director Kent Butterworth. The independently ... Continue Reading →

Alpha Worm Wiggles to Sci-Fi Museum Fest

Animator Mike Fisher, whose 3-D Pete comics regularly appear in Animation Magazine, has informed us that his latest short, Alpha Worm, was selected for inclusion in the 2008 Science ... Continue Reading →

VES Tours India

The Visual Effects Society is launching a tour that will bring three top vfx professionals to five major cities in India. Tim McGovern, Peter Chiang and Eric Roth will travel to Ahmedabad, ... Continue Reading →

Women in Animation Presents Shorts Panel

For those who have been thinking about making their own animated short film, the Los Angeles chapter of Women in Animation will shed some light on the process with a special panel discussion ... Continue Reading →

Suzuki Drives Animation Contest

Suzuki Auto has teamed with the New York Int’l Latino Film Festival (NYILFF) and Cinedulce.com to announce the official call for entries for its first nationwide animation contest, ... Continue Reading →

Rome Fest Has Fears(s) of the Dark

The French animated feature Peur(s) du noir (Fear(s) of the Dark) has been added to the program for the second annual Rome Film Festival. According to Daily Variety, the film about ... Continue Reading →