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‘Nieta’ Takes Best Short Prize at TIFF Kids

Nicolas P. Villarreal’s Nieta (“Granddaughter”) was awarded the Best Short Film honors by the Young People’s Jury at the TIFF Kids festival in Toronto. The film was singled ... Continue Reading →
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L.A. Film Fest Offers Early Screening of Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’

Pixar’s most-recent feature will get a special advance screening as pre-festival event for the Los Angeles Film Festival. The June 9 screening of Inside Out will be preceded by a ... Continue Reading →
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‘Winx Club’ Fans to Gather for Reunion Near Venice

Rainbow Group has announced a worldwide reunion for fans of its hit animated series Winx Club. The fan event will be held Sept. 3-6 in Jesolo, Italy, near Venice. The town will be painted ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon’s ‘Tumble Leaf’ Wins 5 Daytime Emmys

Amazon’s Tumble Leaf dominated the animation categories in the 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards, winning five awards in all including Outstanding Preschool Children’s Animated ... Continue Reading →
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Animafest Picks ‘Alice in Wonderland’ Theme

The 25th Animafest Zagreb event (June 9-14), which for the first time this year will combines shorts and feature programming, has selected Lewis Carroll’s eternally inspiring Alice ... Continue Reading →
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Peabody Awarded to Cartoon Network’s ‘Adventure Time’

Pendleton Ward’s smash hit animated adventure-comedy Adventure Time has been awarded a Peabody honor in the children’s entertainment category. The 2D series produced by Cartoon ... Continue Reading →
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Disney’s ‘Doc McStuffins’ Wins Peabody

Disney Junior’s Doc McStuffins has won the prestigious Peabody Award for Excellence in Children’s Programming. The acclaimed CG-animated series for kids ages 2-7 was recognized ... Continue Reading →
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Academy’s N.Y. Animation Series Spotlights Technique

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present An Animation Showcase: From Celluloid to CGI, an animation series that takes place April 24-May 28 in New York City. Aimed ... Continue Reading →
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‘Ms. Marvel,’ ‘Multiversity,’ ‘Saga,’ ‘Bandette’ Top Eisner Noms

Comic-Con International is proud to announce the nominations for the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards for 2015. The nominees, chosen by a blue-ribbon panel of judges, highlight the ... Continue Reading →
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Star Wars Celebration Teases ‘Rogue One’ and ‘Rebels’

Fans at Star Wars Celebration this past weekend in Anaheim, Calif., got the first look at the first upcoming Star Wars Anthology movie, Gareth Edwards’ Rogue One, as well as a ... Continue Reading →