MOMA Opens Studio Ghibli Exhibit

The Museum of Modern Art in New York City today launches Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata: Masters of Animation, a 13-film tribute to the two founders of Japanese animation powerhouse ... Continue Reading →

Pitch Party Deadline Extended to June 10!

Meet The Pitch Party Judges Animation Magazine’s Fourth Annual Pitch Party is underway and we would like to introduce you to some of the distinguished animation industry professionals ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Forum ’05 Offers Veggies, Aliens and Jesus

Organizers of this year’s Cartoon Forum in Kolding, Denmark have selected 69 from 24 countries to be showcased at this year’s event, Sep. 21-24. Judging from some of the ... Continue Reading →

Icon Animation Brings New Crop to Discop

Barcelona-based producer and distributor Icon Animation is taking a full slate of new animated programs to Discop 2005, the content and formats market exclusively dedicated to Central ... Continue Reading →

Mike Young Auditioning Grandparents

Mike Young Prods., the independent production company behind the hit PBS animated series, Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks, is auditioning grandparents with grandchildren ages ... Continue Reading →

Academy to Screen Restored Bambi

While the recently re-issued Bambi has been a big seller on home video, many viewers have never had the pleasure of seeing the Disney classic on the big screen. Those who live in the ... Continue Reading →

Cannes Critics Dig Jona/Tomberry

Dutch filmmaker, artist and composer Rosto picked up the Grand Prix Canal+ du Meilleur Court Métrage award for his animated short film, Jona/Tomberry, in Cannes, France. The ... Continue Reading →

Anime Expo to Offer Manga Library

A manga library of 2,000 titles donated by VIZ Comics, Tokyo Pop, E-Manga and more will be available to attendees 24 hours a day during Anime Expo 2005. Attendees will have free access ... Continue Reading →

Acker’s 9 Gets Oscar, SIGGRAPH screening

UCLA student Shane Acker has two huge reasons to celebrate this morning. Not only did he got word that his innovative short 9 will receive a prestigious Student Oscar on June 12, it ... Continue Reading →

BroadcastAsia Electrifies Singapore in June

As more broadcast, cable and animation entities eye the growing Asian territories, this year’s annual BroadcastAsia conference promises to be one of the hottest tickets in June ... Continue Reading →