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BYU Students’ ‘Owned’ Tops Student Academy Awards

Owned, an animated film by BYU students Daniel Clark and Wesley Tippetts, won the gold medal placement in the animation category at the 2014 Student Academy Awards. The silver medal ... Continue Reading →
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New Signe Baumane Film to Premiere at Karlovy Vary

The first ever feature effort from acclaimed indie animator Signe Baumane, titled Rocks in My Pocket, will have its world premiere at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in ... Continue Reading →
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Genius Brands Grows Distribution Arm

Global kids’ entertainment brand management company Genius Brands International has expanded its operations, launching a new global distribution division and appointing longtime ... Continue Reading →
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WIA Panel, Screening Previews ‘Dragon 2′

Women in Animation celebrated this weekend its members’ contributions to the upcoming DreamWorks Animation feature How to Train Your Dragon 2 with a special advance screening ... Continue Reading →
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Philippe Moins Explains WWI Program 14-18 Coming To Annecy

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, also known as The Great War, and its impact a century on is being explored via animation in a new program running ... Continue Reading →
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Portland-Based BENT Takes Manhattan

Internationally award-winning animation and vfx company BENT Image Lab has opened a new office in New York City. Coming on the heels of its expansion into Spain, the multi-specialty ... Continue Reading →
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Rooftop Screens ‘Dark Toons’ May 31

Rooftop Films is looking to blow Brooklyners’ minds with Dark Toons, a screening of animated shorts using a variety of techniques to create everything from optical illusions to ... Continue Reading →
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Exploring ‘Adventure Time’s Comics Connection

DePaul University’s Animation program, in conjunction with CAKE, The Chicago Alternative Comics Expo, will three top alternative comics artists to talk about their work on and ... Continue Reading →
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Triggerfish’s ‘Khumba’ Wins African Academy Honor

South Africa-based animation studio Triggerfish’s feature Khumba won this weekend the top animation honor at the Africa Movie Academy Awards. The award marks the second year in ... Continue Reading →
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DreamWorks’ DreamPlay Coming to Manila Resort

Melco Crown Resorts Corp., a developer, owner and operator of casino gaming and entertainment resort facilities in Asia, has announced a collaboration with DreamWorks Animation to develop ... Continue Reading →