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Boys & Girls Clubs of America Make ‘Merry Minions’ Plan

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and the Boys & Girls Clubs of America are teaming up for a “Merry Minions” Holiday Program, a joint venture designed to celebrate ... Continue Reading →
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‘Little Prince,’ ‘Revolting Rhymes’ Win BAFTA Kids Awards

Mark Osborne’s acclaimed feature The Little Prince (Netflix) and Magic Light’s Revolting Rhymes were two of the top animated winners of this year’s British Academy ... Continue Reading →
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Only One Week Left to Submit Material for VES Awards

The team at Visual Effects Society would like to remind everyone that there is only one week left until the submission deadline for the 16th Annual VES Awards. Those interested in submitting ... Continue Reading →
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South Korean Investors Buy DreamWorks’ Campus

DreamWorks Animation’s lush and much-envied Glendale campus has been bought by a partnership led by South Korean investors. As reported by the Los Angeles Times, the campus was sold ... Continue Reading →
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Pixar’s Lasseter Takes Leave of Absence as Sexual Misconduct Allegations Surface

John Lasseter, the Chief Creative Officer at Pixar and Disney Animation Studios, has taken a leave of absence from Pixar due to unspecified “missteps” that made some of ... Continue Reading →
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ASIFA Announces Juried Annie Award Recipients

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced this year’s recipients for its Juried Awards honoring career achievement and exceptional contributions to animation. The Winsor McCay Award for career ... Continue Reading →
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Bristol’s Encounters Festival Accepting Submissions Now

Bristol, U.K.-based Encounters Festival 2018 is now open to for entries. After receiving the highest number of submissions at over 3,000 this year, the event organizers are eager to ... Continue Reading →
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SIGGRAPH Asia Books Special Session with Harvey

Acclaimed visual effects supervisor Chris Harvey (Watchmen, X-Men: The Last Stand, Zero Dark Thirty) will discuss the latest achievements in technology-generated imagery and his experiences ... Continue Reading →
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‘Loving Vincent’ Named Best Feature at Palm Springs Animation Fest

The inaugural Palm Springs International Animation Festival (Nov. 9-11, www.psiaf.org) has awarded the Best Animated Feature honor to hand-painted historical drama Loving Vincent, which ... Continue Reading →
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Turner, AAN & Punch Monkey Rap on 1st FupiToons Fest

The first ever edition of the FupiToons short film festival has come and gone in Johannesburg, South Africa, and the co-organizers have provided us with a Q&A review of how this ... Continue Reading →