Hair, Frogs, Days, Pinocchio Compete at Ottawa

Official selections have been made for the 2004 Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival. In competition in the feature category are Bill Plympton’s highly anticipated Hair High, ... Continue Reading →

Alias Hatches SIGGRAPH Plans

Alias today unveiled its lineup of events for this year’s SIGGRAPH convention in Los Angeles, Calif. The confab marks Alias’ debut as an independent company following its ... Continue Reading →

Balloon Soars at HypeFest

HypeFest 2004 wrapped up last week with its annual awards show honoring shorts, commercials, promos and music videos in all genres. The event even hosts a screenwriting contest and ... Continue Reading →

Three Feature Toons to Swim in Venice

Three major animated features are set to make a big splash at the 61st Venice International Film Festival this year. DreamWorks’ Shark Tale, Hayaho Miyazaki’s Howl’s ... Continue Reading →

COMIC-CON: Feature Toon Scribes Talk Shop

A panel of writers responsible for some of the biggest animated feature films got together at Comic-Con Int’l in San Diego, Calif., over the weekend to share their thoughts and ... Continue Reading →

COMIC-CONComic-Con Kicks Off

Fans of comic books, anime, science-fiction and horror have descended upon San Diego, Calif. for the 2004 edition of Comic-Con, a four-day geek fest featuring screenings, merchandise ... Continue Reading →

The Batman Premieres at Comic-Con

Warner Bros. will present an exclusive world premiere screening of its new animated series, The Batman, at Comic-Con Int’l 2004 in San Diego, Calif. The preview will be part of ... Continue Reading →

Sorrent, ShoPro Go Mobile with Inuyasha

Mobile entertainment publisher and content provider Sorrent Inc. has signed a multi-year deal with animation entertainment producer and licensor ShoPro Ent. to develop and publish mobile ... Continue Reading →

Lady Death Strikes at COMIC-CON

Known for bringing such properties as Neon Genesis Evangelion, RahXephon, Robotech, Full Metal Panic!, Hello Kitty and Azumanga Daioh to American audiences, U.S. anime distributor ADV ... Continue Reading →

HypeFest Serves Up Saturday Morning Toons

HypeFest, an annual festival of animated and live-action short works in Los Angeles, Calif., will present Saturday Morning Cartoons on July 24 at 11:30 a.m. This second annual showcase ... Continue Reading →