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VIDEO: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ – Secret Cargo When a routine refueling mission goes awry, the Ghost crew find themselves transporting Mon Mothma (voiced by Genevieve O’Reilly, ... Continue Reading →
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Studio 100 Closes Acquisition of m4e Majority Stake

The Executive Board of Germany’s m4e AG announced Monday that Studio 100 N.V.’s acquisition of a majority interest in the company has closed. The contract was signed Friday, ... Continue Reading →
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CALL FOR ENTRIES: 3D Wire Fest Submit animated shorts, music videos, ads/promos and VR shorts/experiences by May 31 through 3D Wire, ShortFilmDepot.com, or festhome. The 2017 festival ... Continue Reading →
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Where to Watch ‘Piper,’ the Adorable Oscar Winning Animated Short Film If you missed Alan Barillaro’s beautiful CG exercise in feathers, water effects, and devastating ... Continue Reading →
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Ghibli’s Suzuki: Miyazaki Is Working on a New Feature

During a recent Academy screening of Oscar nominated film The Red Turtle, producer and Studio Ghibli co-founder Toshio Suzuki let it slip that his longtime comrade Hayao Miyazaki is ... Continue Reading →
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Toei Revives ‘Mazinger Z’ for the Big Screen

Tokyo-based Toei Animation is bringing back its classic anime brand Mazinger Z for a new feature film, 45 years after the original manga by Go Nagai debuted in Weekly Shonen Jump. The ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Pictures & Mitsui Form Animation Joint Venture

A new animation-focused joint venture, AK Holdings Corporation, will be launched by Sony Picture Entertainment (Japan) and local general trading giant Mitsui & Co. as of March 31 ... Continue Reading →
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CALL FOR ENTRIES: TOFUZI 2017 Submit your animated films and series by June 30, 2017 for consideration in the 9th annual international festival of animated films, taking place Oct. ... Continue Reading →
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Gallery: Cast & Character Art for ‘Smurfs: The Lost Village’

Sony Pictures Animation has released some smurftastic special art featuring voice cast stars and their characters from its upcoming, fully-animated, Peyo-inspired family adventure Smurfs: ... Continue Reading →
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GKIDS Trailers ‘My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea’

GKIDS has released the official trailer and a poster for My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea — a visually inventive, offbeat animated comedy feature from cartoonist Dash ... Continue Reading →