Chris Savino

Canned ‘Loud House’ Creator Savino Suspended by Animation Guild

In a history-making move, The Animation Guild, IATSE Local 839 — the trade union which represents animation artists in Los Angeles — has taken extensive action against The ... Continue Reading →
Jared Mass

Jared Mass to Head Reel FX’s Ramped-Up Original Animation Unit

Experienced entertainment exec Jared Mass is returning to Reel FX Animation Studios to head up its growing Originals Unit. Based in the studio’s Hollywood location, Mass will oversee ... Continue Reading →
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Natalie Nourigat’s Animation Job Quest Inspires Graphic Novel from BOOM!

A new, terribly relatable original graphic novel about one woman’s quest to fulfill her animation career dreams will be hitting shelves in December, when BOOM! Studios releases I ... Continue Reading →
Michele Schofield

Michele Schofield Named Content SVP at ‘Oddbods’ Studio One Animation

Emmy nominated studio One Animation has appointed Michele Schofield as Senior Vice President, Content Development and Sales. The 20-year industry pro has earned recognition for her ... Continue Reading →
Lucia Bulgheroni

Cannes Short Spotlight: ‘Inanimate’ by Lucia Bulgheroni

Last week, Lucia Bulgheroni’s acclaimed stop-motion short Inanimate received the Third Prize at the Cannes Festival Cinéfondation competition. The Cinéfondation and Short Films ... Continue Reading →
Stan Sakai

‘Usagi Yojimbo’ Creator Stan Sakai Receives 1st Joe Kubert Storyteller Award

Stan Sakai, the acclaimed cartoonist and creator of Usagi Yojimbo, has been named the recipient of the inaugural Joe Kubert Distinguished Storyteller Award. The announcement was made ... Continue Reading →
Zlatko Bourek

Croatian Artist, Animator & Director Zlatko Bourek Dies Age 89

Zlatko Bourek, animation and live-action filmmaker and sculptor, died Friday, May 11 at age 89. Organizers of Croatian festival Animafest Zagreb, which marked Bourek’s long career ... Continue Reading →
Jia Salindong-Du

Jia Salindong-Du Appointed Turner Philippines Manager

Turner Asia Pacific has appointed Jia Salindong-Du as Country Manager, Philippines. In her new role, Salindong-Du is tasked with scaling Turner’s Kids and Entertainment business in ... Continue Reading →
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19th Annual Golden Trailer Award Nominees Announced

The Golden Trailer Awards — celebrating outstanding achievement in motion picture and television marketing — announced the nominees for the 19th annual competition. The ... Continue Reading →
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VFX Vets Christian Irles, Joern Grosshans Join Image Engine

Oscar-nominated visual effects studio Image Engine has added visual effects supervisors Christian Irles and Joern Grosshans to its Vancouver headquarters roster. The new appointments ... Continue Reading →