Boat Rocker’s Jam Filled Ent. Acquires Arc Assets

Jam Filled Entertainment — a full service Canadian animation company recently acquired by Boat Rocker Media — has purchased the principal assets of recently shuttered Arc ... Continue Reading →

‘My Life as a Courgette’ Is Swiss Oscar Entry

Switzerland has selected stop-motion animated feature My Life as a Courgette (Ma vie de Courgette) from director Claude Barras to represent the country in the Foreign Language Film ... Continue Reading →

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Inside a New Culver City Animation Studio, Two Locals Are Playing with Dolls Mark Cope and Carlo Moss inject their jaded worldview into Extra Credit’s The Most Popular Girls in ... Continue Reading →

‘Godzilla’ to Make Animated Feature Debut

Japanese film producer-distributor Toho is planning the first-ever feature-length animated Godzilla movie which will come rampaging into theaters next year, according to Variety. Godzilla ... Continue Reading →

eOne Takes Full Ownership of Secret Location

Having recently turned down a billion-plus dollar acquisition bid from ITV, Canada-based Entertainment One (eOne) has snapped up 100 percent control of interactive and emerging platform ... Continue Reading →

Russian Toon ‘Space Dogs 2′ Hits U.S. Screens

Epic Pictures will be bringing Space Dogs 2: Adventure to the Moon to over 50 AMC, Megaplex and Ultra Star theaters across the U.S. beginning August 26, according to Russian-language ... Continue Reading →

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Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman to Step Down in Settlement with National Amusements Following the investor’s renewed demands for shake-ups in the troubled media giant’s leadership, an ... Continue Reading →

‘Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimension’ Voice Cast Announced

Fans of monster dueling anime Yu-Gi-Oh! Will be happy to hear that Dan Green and Eric Stuart have signed on to reprise their roles as Yugi Muto, Yama Yugi and Seto Kaiba, respectively, ... Continue Reading →

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Podcast: BBC’s Witness: Studio Ghibli – Japanese Animation Animator Hirokatsu Kihara talks to Made in Manchester’s Ashley Byrne about how the legendary studio has evolved ... Continue Reading →

Clips: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ Out Friday

LAIKA’s latest feature Kubo and the Two Strings is finally in theaters Friday, August 19! And just ahead of release, the studio and distribution partner Focus Features have unveiled ... Continue Reading →