June Foray

June Foray Collection Debuts at Heritage Auctions

Nearly a year after her death at age 99, Heritage Auctions will celebrate “The First Lady of Animation” with The June Foray Collection, offered June 16-17 in the Animation Art Auction. ... Continue Reading →
Bottle Island

Bottle Island Helps Promote World Environment Day

U.K.-based animation studio LoveLove Films has joined forces with the United Nations Environment Program (U.N. Environment) to produce an animated short film using characters from ... Continue Reading →
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VES Adopts New Code of Conduct

The Visual Effects Society (VES), the industry’s global professional honorary society has adopted a new Code of Conduct for members, which formalizes the Society’s commitment to ... Continue Reading →
Bilby

Palm Springs ShortFest Sets Animated Premieres and Festival Faves for 2018

The Oscar-qualifying Palm Springs International ShortFest will showcase 333 films in 2018, including 42 World Premieres, 32 International Premieres, 42 North American Premieres and ... Continue Reading →
Bao

TAAFI Offers Exclusive Taste of ‘Bao’ with Domee Shi

The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International is welcoming director Domee Shi back to her childhood hometown for a premiere screening of her new Pixar Animation Studios short Bao ... Continue Reading →
Birdboy, Isle of Dogs, and The ABCs of Death

Animafest PRO Zagreb: Hear from Pedro Rivero, Vimeo, Stop-Mo Gamers & More

The World Festival of Animated Film, taking place in Zagreb June 4-9, has revealed highlights of its Animafest PRO program. This important section covers film production and distribution, ... Continue Reading →
Overlord

Funimation Sets ‘Overlord III’ Dub Premiere for Anime Expo 2018

Funimation will host the English dub world premiere of Overlord III — the third installment of the hit series — during North America’s biggest Japanese pop culture event: ... Continue Reading →
Instant 3D Photography

SIGGRAPH 2018 Technical Papers Selected from 38 Countries

SIGGRAPH 2018  will present 128 cutting-edge Technical Papers culled from 38 countries around the world, showcasing significant, scholarly new work. Chosen through a rigorous peer-review ... Continue Reading →
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Five Pitches Shortlisted for MIFA Pitches at DISCOP Abidjan

Announced earlier this month, the second edition of the Annecy – MIFA Pitches Animation du Monde has narrowed down the prospective contenders to five African-born toon concepts. ... Continue Reading →
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Memorial Day: Animag Offices Closed Monday

Dear readers, Please be advised that Animation Magazine‘s offices will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day in the US. The daily online news and morning newsletter ... Continue Reading →