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Vanessa Morrison Named President of Fox Family

Vanessa Morrison is moving into a new post at 20th Century Fox Film, as President of Fox Family. Having served as prez of Fox Animation for the past 10 years, Morrison will now lead ... Continue Reading →
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Women in Animation Launches Canadian Chapter

During the presentation of the inaugural Women in Animation Diversity Awards at Spark Animation 2017, WIA co-President Marge Dean made another big announcement for the org: The formation ... Continue Reading →
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‘Negative Space’ Picks Up Positive Buzz

When animation directors Ru Kuwahata and Max Porter came across Ron Koertge’s poem Negative Space on Facebook (of all places!), they had a feeling it would be a good inspiration ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network Reveals More Local Voices for PPG Bliss

As Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls: Power of Four programming event continues to roll-out worldwide, more local stars have been revealed as voicers for the new big sis character ... Continue Reading →
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‘Mavka’ Producer Iryna Kostyuk Brings Global Perspective to World Animation & VFX Summit

FILM.UA Group’s Iryna Kostyuk, producer of the much buzzed-about CG animated feature Mavka. The Forest Song, will be discussing the Group’s Animagrad Studio at the 6th annual World ... Continue Reading →
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Gary Finnegan Named VP Programming Strategy for DHX Media

Canada’s DHX Television has appointed industry vet Gary Finnegan as its new Vice President of Programming Strategy. Based in Toronto, he will be providing direction and guidance for ... Continue Reading →
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New Animation Scholarship Named for ‘SpongeBob’ Creator Stephen Hillenburg

The Princess Grace Foundation-USA has introduced the Stephen Hillenburg Animation Scholarship — an annually awarded gift created to support emerging animators. The scholarship ... Continue Reading →
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EA Exec Sinjin Bain to Lead New AR/VR Unit Method EXP

As it continues to grow its global creative force, award-winning VFX house Method Studios has announced its newly formed, dedicated immersive experiences production group Method EXP ... Continue Reading →
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Open Letter: Animation Workers Demand Changes in Harassment Response

***Content warning: This post mentions sexual harassment In the wake of The New York Times story on Harvey Weinstein and, in our own industry, the allegations against Chris Savino, ... Continue Reading →
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It’s Official: Nick Fires Chris Savino, ‘Loud House’ Continues Production

***Content warning: This post mentions sexual harassment. Following Cartoon Brew’s reveal that The Loud House creator Chris Savino had been suspended due to allegations of sexual ... Continue Reading →