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Michèle Cournoyer Is 1st Female Animator to Win Prix Albert-Tessier

The National Film Board of Canada congratulations animation filmmaker and frequent NFB collaborator Michèle Cournoyer on winning the 2017 Prix Albert-Tessier, making her the first ... Continue Reading →
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AFM Spotlight: Wizart’s Wizards Talk ‘Snow Queen: Wonderland’

Alexey Tsitsilin & Robert Lence Vladimir Nikolaev The perennially ... Continue Reading →
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Your Animated AFM Screening Guide

Your Animated AFM Screening Guide More than 2,000 projects from 50 countries will be unveiled at this year’s edition of the American Film Market (November 1-8) in Santa Monica. Here ... Continue Reading →
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New Chitose Airport Fest Spotlights Yuasa, Norstein, ‘Kubo’ & More

The fourth edition of the New Chitose Airport International Animation Festival is kicking off this week, bringing new titles and some vintage gems from around the world to the terminal’s ... Continue Reading →
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2018 Animated Short Oscar Submissions Revealed

The 90th Academy Awards short animation race will have 63 films in the first heat, according to a list of titles submitted for consideration obtained by Cartoon Brew. This is down just ... Continue Reading →
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DISCOP Joburg Animation Pitch Winners Revealed

Key African content market DISCOP Johannesburg wrapped up over the weekend, with one of the highlights being the final round of the first pan-African animation pitch competition, spearheaded ... Continue Reading →
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‘Fruits of Clouds,’ ‘George & Paul’ Win Cinekid Awards

Amsterdam’s Cinekid Festival wrapped up Friday with the big awards winners reveal. While the majority of major prizes went to live-action projects — including the €10,000 ... Continue Reading →
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‘Mavka’ Producer Iryna Kostyuk Brings Global Perspective to World Animation & VFX Summit

FILM.UA Group’s Iryna Kostyuk, producer of the much buzzed-about CG animated feature Mavka. The Forest Song, will be discussing the Group’s Animagrad Studio at the 6th annual World ... Continue Reading →
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Academy Votes Special Oscar for Alejandro Iñárritu VR Installation ‘Carne y Arena’

The Academy’s Board of Governors has voted to present a Special Award — an Oscar statuette — to virtual reality installation CARNE y ARENA (Virtually Present, Physically ... Continue Reading →
“Together Forever - A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular”

Disneyland Plans Pixar Fest Celebration for 2018

Disney Parks is planning its biggest-ever celebration of all things Pixar, with Anaheim, California’s Disneyland Resort set to hold the debut Pixar Fest next year. The limited time ... Continue Reading →