CG Contest Launches at SIGGRAPH ’07

SIGGRAPH 2007 will see the debut of the international FJORG! Competition, an iron animator event that will have teams competing to create the best character-driven animation within ... Continue Reading →

Fox Atomic Charged for NY Comic-Con

Fox Atomic, the genre shingle of 20 Century Fox, will unveil new graphic novels and a machinima contest at the 2nd annual New York Comic-Con, which kicks off this Friday and continues ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Movie Names Tribute Nominees

The European Association of Animation Film has announced the 12 nominees selected for this year’s Cartoon Movie Tributes, the awards segment of the featival and market taking ... Continue Reading →

San Fran Museum Readies Tezuka Exhibit

The San Francisco Asian Art Museum will present a major exhibition on the works of respected manga and anime artist Osamu Tezuka this June. Best known in the U.S. as the creator of ... Continue Reading →

Pirates Sweeps VES Awards

As expected, Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest plundered a lot of gold at the Visual Effects Society’s 5th annual VES Awards. Held Sunday night at ... Continue Reading →

Cars Spins to Annies’ Victory Lane

In what may be the bellwether for what may happen on Oscar night, Disney/Pixar’s Cars took the top honor for Best Animated Feature at the 34th Annual Annie Awards Sunday night ... Continue Reading →

Happy Feet Wins BAFTA

While Disney/Pixar’s Cars was cleaning up at the Annies in Los Angeles, Warner Bros.’ and Village Roadshow’s Happy Feet was making out famously across the pond at ... Continue Reading →

Animex Gives Student Kudos

The German student short My Date From Hell and the French entry L’Oeil Du Cyclone were named the top 3D and 2D entries respectively as the 2007 Animex International Festival of ... Continue Reading →

Stuttgart Adds Animation Production Day

Organizers of the 14th annual Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film and the 12th fmx International Conference on Animation, Effects, Realtime and Content have com up with ... Continue Reading →

Gorillaz Swing at Imagina Awards

The animated video for the Gorillaz song ‘El Manana’ took the Grand Prix at the 2007 Imagina Awards in Monaco. Held yesterday at the Grimaldi Forum, the ceremony recognized ... Continue Reading →