Joes Meet Pros at Stop-Mo Expo

Practitioners and fans of stop-motion animation gathered at Woodbury University in Burbank, Calif. on Saturday for ASIFA-Hollywood’s inaugural Stop Mo Expo. Spearheaded by educator, ... Continue Reading →

Spider-Man, Bono Headed for Great White Way

Not content just to be a dominant movie franchise, Spider-Man is headed to Broadway. The Tony Award winning director Julie Taymor (Lion King) is set to direct. U2′s Bono and the ... Continue Reading →

More Jasper for Lucas

Fans of Anthony Lucas’ Oscar-nominated short film The Mysterious Geographic Exploration of Jasper Morello can look forward to second and third installments of the animated gothic ... Continue Reading →

Platform Fest Selections Made

The Platform Int’l Animation Festival has released a list of short films in competition in various categories. The mix includes student films, television productions, commercials/promos, ... Continue Reading →

Character Designer Mendez Lectures at AI

The April 17th session of the Animation 21 Lecture Series at the Art Institute of California’Los Angeles will feature a session with accomplished character designer Phil Mendez. ... Continue Reading →

Boondocks Wins Peabody Award

Cartoon Network’s The Boondocks was the only animated production to be recognized at that 66th Annual Peabody Awards. The selection board at the University of Georgia`s Grady ... Continue Reading →

Flakes Takes MOBIFEST LA

Baltimore-based animator Steve Ogden claimed the grand prize for his animated short Flakes at Tuesday Night’s MOBIFEST LA, the inaugural celebration of made-for-mobile animation. ... Continue Reading →

Meet the Robinsons’ Adam West

Iconic actor Adam West, who made a name for himself playing Batman on TV in the ’60s and now voices the role of Mayor Adam West on Fox’s Family Guy, will be on hand to help ... Continue Reading →

JibJab Goes to Washington

JibJab Media co-founder Evan Spiridellis tells us he and his brother, Gregg, were invited to create a new two-minute animated short for Wednesday night’s TV and Radio Correspondence ... Continue Reading →

OurStage Calls for Entries

OurStage, a new video website and competition, is seeking animated and live-action films to be judged by online voters for a chance to win $5,000. There will be 12 grand-prize winners ... Continue Reading →