Hertzfeld Has Top Short at Sundance

Animation was well represented at the 2007 edition of the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. This year’s award winners were announced over the weekend and Don Hertzfeldt’s ... Continue Reading →

Academy Screens Oscar Shorts

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will screen all ten Oscar-nominated short films in the animated and live-action categories on Tuesday, Feb. 20, at 7:30 p.m. at the Samuel ... Continue Reading →

Angelina Ballerina Takes to the Stage

HIT Entertainment’s elegant white mouse will be making her English National Ballet debut this year. Angelina’s Star Performance puts the popular classical ballerina in a ... Continue Reading →

TV Festival Pays Tribute to Simpsons, Lucas

Die-hard fans who’ve been hungry for tightly guarded details about this summer’s The Simpsons Movie would be wise to pick up tickets for the March 15 tribute to the series ... Continue Reading →

EA Accepting Student Animation

Electronic Arts (EA) is kicking off the third edition of Reveal 07, Canada’s national student computer animation competition, and is looking for submissions from graduating Canadian ... Continue Reading →

Channel Frederator Awards Bestowed

Pixar’s John Lasseter was named Cartoonist of the Year and Blur Studio’s CG sci-fi actioner Rockfish took Cartoon of the Year as animation podcast Channel Frederator today ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Movie Lineup In Focus

Around 500 entertainment professionals are expected to arrive in Potsdam, Germany for the ninth annual Cartoon Movie, taking place March 7-9 in the Babelsberg Studio. Organized by the ... Continue Reading →

Platform Animation Fest Calls for Entries

Films are needed for the Platform Animation Festival, a new major U.S. event taking place June 25-30 in Portland, Oregon. The fest will feature premieres, retrospectives, exclusive ... Continue Reading →

Animation Block Party Needs Films

The Animation Block Party Summerfest in New York City is accepting submissions for this year’s event, taking place July 28-20 at venues all over Brooklyn. Filmmakers will be competing ... Continue Reading →

Cars Takes Critics’ Choice Award

The animated Oscar race is heating up as Disney/Pixar’s Cars takes another award under its drive belt, this time receiving the Best Animated Feature award during Broadcast Film ... Continue Reading →