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If Comcast Deal Happens, How Would DWA and Illumination Co-Exist? If the $3 billion-plus acquisition goes through, will Chris Meledandri do for DWA-Illumination what John Lasseter has ... Continue Reading →
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Global Screen Picks Up ‘Bayala’ for Cannes Market

Global Screen has acquired worldwide distribution rights to English-language animated feature Bayala — a new 3D fantasy project aimed at family audiences from the producers of ... Continue Reading →
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Wizart Defrosts First ‘Snow Queen 3’ Teaser

Russia’s Wizart Animation has kindly shared with us the first teaser-trailer for their latest CG animated feature film, The Snow Queen 3. Subtitled Fire and Ice, the third outing ... Continue Reading →
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Comcast in Acquisition Talks with DreamWorks Animation

Reports have surfaced that international mass media giant Comcast Corporation is in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation in a deal that The Wall Street Journal says is worth over $3 ... Continue Reading →
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Blaize Heats Up Animation Scene 21-year-old Danielle Blaize from Trinidad and Tobago takes home the Best Caribbean Animation Award from the International Animation Conference in Kingston. ... Continue Reading →
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Augenblick’s ‘Drunky’ Toasts Funding Launch with New Concept Art

Augenblick Studios — the Brooklyn animation outfit behind Ugly Americans and Superjail — is turning to fans to help raise funds for the production of its recently announced ... Continue Reading →
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Chaos Group’s V-Ray 3.3 for NUKE Brings GPU Speeds and VR Output to Top Compositing Application V-Ray 3.3 for NUKE brings the first node-based VR system, GPU rendering speeds, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Big Fish & Begonia’: Chinese-Korean Fantasy Gets First Trailer

One of the most anticipated Chinese animated features of recent years will finally arrive in local theaters on July 8, and if the freshly released trailer is anything to judge by, this ... Continue Reading →
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DeZerlin and Zycon Ink Five-Feature Deal

DeZerlin Media of Qindao, China, and London-based Zycon Media signed an agreement during the Beijing International Film Festival to co-finance and co-produce a slate of five animated ... Continue Reading →
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The Simpsons Get Disney-fied Couch Gage from Animator Eric Goldberg Legendary Disney animator sprinkles some fairydust over the first family of Springfield, inspired by (some of) the ... Continue Reading →