Owl & Cloud

Ottawa Animation Fest Opens Pitch Contest

North America’s top toon fest, the Ottawa International Animation Festival, has opened submissions for the 2017 Pitch THIS! competition, presented in partnership with Corus Entertainment’s ... Continue Reading →
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2017 Gamescom Awards Nominees Announced

The jury panel of German and international games journalists and YouTubers has set the list of nominees for the 2017 Gamescom Awards. Over 100 entries were submitted this year, and ... Continue Reading →
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2017 AEAF Awards Winners Announced in Sydney

The 2017 Animation Effects Awards Festival (AEAF) was held August 16 in Sydney, Australia, with a full day of top visual effects and animation industry speakers — hailing from ... Continue Reading →
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6 Toons Included in 2017’s Pro-Diversity NYTVF Pilot Competition

The New York Television Festival has announced the 52 Official Selections for its flagship Independent Pilot Competition for TV and digital projects. This year’s contenders include ... Continue Reading →
The Memets

20 Project Set for Cinekid Junior Co-Pro Market

Having announced this year’s Script Lab participants, the organizers of Amsterdam’s Cinekid havenow revealed the 20 live-action and animation projects selected for the Junior Co-production ... Continue Reading →
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Crunchyroll Announces Programming Highlights for Inaugural Expo

The first-ever Crunchyroll Expo (CRX) is kicking off soon, and the anime experts organizing the event have announced an initial raft of talent appearances, programs and exclusive merchandise. ... Continue Reading →
John Lasseter. Photo Credit: Deborah Coleman / Pixar

John Lasseter to Be Honored at Disney Family Museum Gala

The Walt Disney Family Museum will be holding its third annual fundraising gala on November 7, 2017, and will take the opportunity to honor Disney-Pixar Chief Creative Officer John ... Continue Reading →
The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn earned a nomination for Robert Stromberg at the ADG's 2011 awards.

Art Directors Guild Introduces Animation Award

The Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) has dubbed the 22nd Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards theme “Production Design in Animation: Celebrating 100 Years of Imagination,” ... Continue Reading →
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LA Anime Fest Reveals Full Film Lineup

The Los Angeles Anime Film Festival (LA-AFF) has set its opening and closing night films, as well as the full lineup in between. Taking place September 15-17 in Downtown LA, the event ... Continue Reading →
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VIEW Conference Calls for Game Boot Camp Submissions

A call for submissions has been issued for the Games Development Boot Camp Accelerator Program, part of Turin, Italy’s 2017 VIEW Conference running October 23-27. The program ... Continue Reading →