TIFF Remembers Tezuka

The 21st Tokyo Int’l Film Festival (TIFF) will present a retrospective of works by the late Osamu Tezuka, widely regarded as the ‘Father of Japanese Manga and Anime.’ ... Continue Reading →

Williams, Canemaker Conversation at MoMa

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMa) will present ‘Master Class:Richard Williams in Conversation with John Canemaker’ on Monday, Sept. 22 at 7:00 p.m. in the Roy and Niuta Titus ... Continue Reading →

Hertzfeldt Travels with Proud

Academy Award nominated cult animator Don Hertzfeldt (Rejected, Everything will be ok, Billy’s Balloon) is hitting the road with a series of one-night-only events featuring some ... Continue Reading →

Tippett to Get VES George Melies Award

Phil Tippett, the Oscar-winning founder of vfx shop Tippett Studio, has been selected by the VES (Visual Effects Society) board of directors as the recipient of the George Melies Award ... Continue Reading →

Academy Considers Scientific Achievements

Academy Considers Scientific Achievements The Scientific and Technical Awards Committee of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that eight scientific and technical ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA Hosts Student Animation Fest

ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animator Educator’s Forum is hosting its first Student Animation Film Festival at Woodbury University in Burbank, Calif. on Oct. 18. Kicking off at 10 ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Tributes Nominees Named

Cartoon Forum, the European Association of Animation Film, has announced this year’s nominees for Cartoon Tributes, an award ceremony to be held on Sept 19 during the 19th annual ... Continue Reading →

Sleeping Beauty Returns to Hollywood

The El Capitan theater in Hollywood is bringing back the Disney animated classic Sleeping Beauty for a special 50th anniversary limited engagement running Aug. 28 through Sept. 18. ... Continue Reading →

Huang’s NVISION Keynote Explores Visual Computing Ecosystem

Jen-Hsun Huang, the charismatic co-founder, president and CEO Of NVIDIA, kicked off the three-day NVISION 08 conference with an entertaining and informative keynote speech at the inaugural ... Continue Reading →

Nick’s Zarghami to Keynote MIP Jr.

Cyma Zarghami, president of Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group, will present the MIPCOM Junior 2008 keynote address on Sunday, Oct. 12. Zarghami will share her vision of how the ... Continue Reading →