Discovery Kids Sponsors Free Family Film Fest

Regal CineMedia, a subsidiary of theatre operator Regal Entertainment Group, has teamed up with exclusive sponsor Discovery Kids to present Regal’s 13th Annual Free Family Film ... Continue Reading →

L.A. Fest Says Hello

Chalk another one up for Aussie animators. Jonathan Nix’s 2D student film, Hello, won Best Animated Short at the 2004 Los Angeles Film Festival on Saturday. Nix’s taking ... Continue Reading →

ASIFA-Hollywood Event Empowers Advocacy for Hand-drawn Art

Saturday, June 26, was a major day for hand-drawn animation as ASIFA-Hollywood presented its first 2D Expo at Woodbury University in Burbank, Calif. The brainchild of animation historian ... Continue Reading →

BBC, Fox Lead PROMAX&BDA Awards

BBC Broadcast led the pack at the 2004 PROMAX Awards and Fox Sports was among the big winners at the 2004 BDA Awards, both presented by non-profit association PROMAX&BDA during ... Continue Reading →

Animator Versh Opens Art Show in Hollywood

Long-time animation director, animator and designer Bonita Versh has an art show opening today, June 25, at Klasky Csupo Gallery, located at 6353 Sunset Blvd (enter on Ivar, parking ... Continue Reading →

VisionFest Student Animation Fest Calls for Entries

The VisionFest student animation festival is calling all student animators, artists and filmmakers to submit projects for next year’s event, slated for June 2-5, 2005, in Indianapolis, ... Continue Reading →

2D Expo This Weekend

“Pencils not pixels!” is the battle cry at the heart of the first-ever 2D Expo, a one day symposium and conference for traditional animators sponsored by ASIFA-Hollywood. ... Continue Reading →

Nemo Scribes Up for Humanitas Award

Disney and Pixar’s Oscar-winning animated feature, Finding Nemo, may put yet another award on its mantle when winners of the Humanitas Prize are announced next month. Nemo writers ... Continue Reading →

Rex Steeles Student Oscar

Young animators were among those honored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Sunday, June 13, at the 31st Annual Student Academy Awards. Of the 10 finalists in the ... Continue Reading →

Imagine Cup 2004 Finalists Announced

Microsoft Corp. today announced the finalists for Imagine Cup 2004 Short Film and Rendering Invitationals. The worldwide student competition saw 10 teams representing nine countries ... Continue Reading →