Sin City, Star Wars to Play Cannes

Big-screen digital effects will have a place of honor Cannes. Taking place May 11-22 in the south of France, the prestigious annual film festival will showcase Robert Rodriguez’s ... Continue Reading →


HP, Ascent Media to Digitize Sony’s Library Hewlett Packard has announced it is working with Ascent Media Group and Sony Pictures Ent. (SPE) to digitize Sony’s library ... Continue Reading →

Betting on Angelus Awards Student Film Festival

Hollywood’s 10th annual Angelus Awards Student Film Festival has issued a call for entries through July 1, 2005. The festival recognizes films, documentaries and animation for ... Continue Reading →

India’s Anifest Celebrates Animation This Saturday

Our friends at Mumbai, India-based one-day toon event Anifest reminded us that this is the big weekend for their exciting event. Organized by TASI & Asifa India, this cool confab ... Continue Reading →

Sith Hits Benefit Screenings Circuit on May 12

If you’re dying to see George Lucas’ final installment of the Star Wars series and don’t want to be one of super-geeks who have already lined up in front of the theaters ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks to Unspool Toons at Lincoln Center

Al Roker and Chris Rock are among the celebs slated to appear at “Animation Now: Imagination, Innovation, Inspiration,” an event presented by DreamWorks Animation and the ... Continue Reading →

Inspector Gadget CG Pic Flies to Positano

It looks like DIC Entertainment’s tech-savvy Inspector Gadget is ready to test out his CG powers in Italy this spring. The new DIC/Mainframe Entertainment CG-animated feature ... Continue Reading →

VES-VFX Festival Hits Santa Monica in June

Visual Effects Society executive director Eric Roth has announced that the 2005 VEX-VFX Festival will be held June 24-26 at the newly restored Aero Theatre in Santa Monica this year. The ... Continue Reading →

Women in Animation Offers Flash Focus

Women in Animation International will elects its new board of directors and offer a panel on "The Evolution of Flash," (6:30-9 p.m.) Tuesday, April 19, at the Cartoon Networks’ ... Continue Reading →

Annecy Announces Official Selections

With this year’s Annecy Int’l Festival of Animation set to kick off on Monday, June 6, in Annecy, France, the selection jury has posted its list of features, shorts and ... Continue Reading →