SIGGRAPH 2005 Winners Named

ACM SIGGRAPH has announced the Best of Show Award and Jury Honors winners for its annual Computer Animation Festival. The 32nd Int’l conference on computer graphics and interactive ... Continue Reading →

Animated Encounters Names Winners

U.K. animation fest Animated Encounters concluded Saturday, April 23, at Bristol’s Watershed with the presentation of the annual awards ceremony. Hosted by Bush and Troy from ... Continue Reading →

Sin City, Star Wars to Play Cannes

Big-screen digital effects will have a place of honor Cannes. Taking place May 11-22 in the south of France, the prestigious annual film festival will showcase Robert Rodriguez’s ... Continue Reading →

NAB COVERAGE

HP, Ascent Media to Digitize Sony’s Library Hewlett Packard has announced it is working with Ascent Media Group and Sony Pictures Ent. (SPE) to digitize Sony’s library ... Continue Reading →

Sith Hits Benefit Screenings Circuit on May 12

If you’re dying to see George Lucas’ final installment of the Star Wars series and don’t want to be one of super-geeks who have already lined up in front of the theaters ... Continue Reading →

Betting on Angelus Awards Student Film Festival

Hollywood’s 10th annual Angelus Awards Student Film Festival has issued a call for entries through July 1, 2005. The festival recognizes films, documentaries and animation for ... Continue Reading →

India’s Anifest Celebrates Animation This Saturday

Our friends at Mumbai, India-based one-day toon event Anifest reminded us that this is the big weekend for their exciting event. Organized by TASI & Asifa India, this cool confab ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks to Unspool Toons at Lincoln Center

Al Roker and Chris Rock are among the celebs slated to appear at “Animation Now: Imagination, Innovation, Inspiration,” an event presented by DreamWorks Animation and the ... Continue Reading →

Inspector Gadget CG Pic Flies to Positano

It looks like DIC Entertainment’s tech-savvy Inspector Gadget is ready to test out his CG powers in Italy this spring. The new DIC/Mainframe Entertainment CG-animated feature ... Continue Reading →

VES-VFX Festival Hits Santa Monica in June

Visual Effects Society executive director Eric Roth has announced that the 2005 VEX-VFX Festival will be held June 24-26 at the newly restored Aero Theatre in Santa Monica this year. The ... Continue Reading →