Adult Swim Goes on Tour

Cartoon Network’s late-night Adult Swim block today announced its first two nationwide concert tours. Inspired in part by the block’s offering of animated hits, the live ... Continue Reading →

Renegade Throws Sausage Party at Illinois Fest

Renegade Animation’s new toon short, Sausage Party, will make its world premiere at the Illinois Int’l Film Festival on Saturday, Sept. 15. Written and directed by Darin ... Continue Reading →

Ottawa Boasts Controversial Toons

The Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival (OIAF), which kicks off next week, is promoting the fact that the three animated features in competition are sure to raise a bit of hullabaloo ... Continue Reading →

Animex Adds Aardman Award

Animex, an annual, international festival of student animation and computer games, has announced the addition of the Aardman Award for Storytelling for the 2008 edition. The new prize ... Continue Reading →

Disney Channel’s Ross to Keynote at MIPCOM Jr.

Rich Ross, president of Disney Channel Worldwide, will deliver a keynote address at MIPCOM Junior on Oct. 7, the second day of the event. This year’s market for children’s ... Continue Reading →

Kuriocity Strikes AI’s Game Center

A computer-animated short titled Kuriocity will be the focus of the Sept. 12 session of the Animation 21 Lecture Series presented by the Game Center at the Art Institute of California’Los ... Continue Reading →

TMNT Up for Scream Award

The CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles feature, TMNT, is listed among the contenders for the second annual Scream Awards, a two-hour event that will recognize the best in horror, ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Tributes Noms Announced

The European Association of Animation Film has announced this year’s nominees for Cartoon Tributes, an award ceremony to be held during the 18th annual Cartoon Forum in the Catalonian ... Continue Reading →

Tutli-Putli, Head Win in Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Int’l Festival of Short Films concluded over the weekend with two animated films standing out among the winners. The jury picked the stop-motion short Madame ... Continue Reading →

Italy’s Virtuality Confab Announces Lineup

The deadline for submissions for Turin, Italy’s Virtuality Conference is coming up fast. According to event organizers, you must submit paper, abstract, video or art material ... Continue Reading →