Mirai

Mamoru Hosoda’s ‘Mirai’ Coming to NorAm Theaters with GKIDS

GKIDS has picked up North American distribution rights for Mirai, the highly anticipated new animated feature from celebrated director Mamoru Hosoda (The Boy and the Beast, Wolf Children, ... Continue Reading →
Sheep & Wolves: Pig Deal

Berlinale: Wizart Conjures New Poster for ‘Sheep & Wolves’ Sequel

Russian animation studio Wizart has revealed a new poster for its upcoming sequel to internationally successful animated feature Sheep & Wolves at the Berlin International Film ... Continue Reading →
Isle of Dogs

Critics Wag Tails for Anderson’s ‘Isle of Dogs’

Wes Anderson’s much anticipated new animated feature Isle of Dogs made a big splash at the Berlin Film Festival yesterday. The film which opened the prestigious cineaste event pays ... Continue Reading →
Big Fish & Begonia

Trailer: ‘Big Fish & Begonia’ Will Hook NorAm Audiences in Theaters April 6

Shout! Studios — the multiplatform film distribution arm of Shout! Factory — has tapped Funimation Films as its US theatrical partner to reel in the widely acclaimed Chinese ... Continue Reading →
The Incredibles 2

Jack-Jack’s Unpredictable Powers Teased in ‘Incredibles 2’ Olympics Spot

Viewers got an informative first-look at the highly anticipated Disney-Pixar sequel Incredibles 2 during the NBC Olympics coverage on Wednesday night. The spot shows how Bob (a.k.a. ... Continue Reading →
Princess Emmy

Studio 100 Announces International Cast for ‘Princess Emmy’

Studio 100 Film has announced that Ruby Barnhill (Mary and the Witch’s Flower, The BFG), John Hannah (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Spartacus), Franka Potente (The Bourne Identity / Supremacy, ... Continue Reading →
Harvie and the Magic Museum

Planet Nemo Picks Up ‘Harvie and the Magic Museum’

Planet Nemo has snagged distribution rights to charming children’s 3D CG feature Harvie and the Magic Museum, from Rolling Pictures (Czech Republic) and co-producers Grid VFX (Belgium) ... Continue Reading →
The Stolen Princess

EFM: FILM.UA Adds to ‘Stolen Princess’ Sales Tally

FILM.UA Group announced from the European Film Market that it has closed a new deal for Ukrainian animated feature The Stolen Princess to Bohemia Motion Pictures for theatrical distribution ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: New ‘Voltron’ Trailer, ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Clip, ‘Kong’ VFX Breakdown & More

Masaaki Yuasa’s ‘Mind Game’ Returns to Select Theaters The completely trippy and utterly engrossing cult classic from the famed director of Lu Over the Wall and Devilman Crybaby ... Continue Reading →
Hoffmaniada

Director Stanislav Sokolov Discusses the Making of Epic Film ‘Hoffmaniada’

One of the animated features debuting at this week’s Berlin Film Festival and European Film Market is Russian director Stanislav Sokolov’s much anticipated stop-motion feature Hoffmaniada. ... Continue Reading →