Roth Inks Three-Year VES Contract

Eric Roth, exec director of the Visual Effects Society (VES) has pacted to stay on for at least three more years. The VES Board of Directors today announced the signing of a new contract ... Continue Reading →

Kubsch to Run Lucasfilm Animation Singapore

Christian (“Chris”) Kubsch is bringing more than 20 years of experience as an animation production exec to the role of general manager of Lucasfilm Animation Company Singapore ... Continue Reading →

Directors, Producer Talk Surf’s Up

The recent casting news gave us the opportunity to have a chat with a few of the creative minds behind Sony Pictures Animation’s upcoming CG penguin comedy feature, Surf’s ... Continue Reading →

Meet Eternal Gaze director Sam Chen at SIGGRAPH

Going to SIGGRAPH? Don’t forget to visit Animation Magazine at Booth #1124. Come and say hi, tell us about your animated projects and get a chance to meet Sam Chen, the award-winning ... Continue Reading →

Kaye to Head TV-Loonland Creative Affairs, Development

International animation producer/distributor TV-Loonland has appointed Kourtney Kaye head of creative affairs and development. A founding member of Women in Animation, Kaye will work ... Continue Reading →

Animation Magazine Job Board Powered by Creativeheads.Net

Animation Magazine has selected CreativeHeads.net to power our new job board. Using this service, our readers can access an ever-growing list of over 400 postings from more than 50 ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Goes Ga Ga for Golly

Bristol-based toon shop, Aardman Animations, has announced the appointment of Richard Goleszowski to the new position of creative director, broadcast and development. Known to most ... Continue Reading →

Exodus Taps New Business Man

Venice, Calif-based Exodus Film Group has appointed Jerome Williams senior VP of business development. Reporting to company president and CEO John D. Eraklis, Williams will oversee ... Continue Reading →

Our Publisher is a Mommy!

On Monday, July 25, Animation Magazine publisher Jodi Downs and husband Steve Downs welcomed Christopher Phillip Downs into the world. Christopher was born at 12:32 p.m., weighing in ... Continue Reading →

Dumont Tapped as TV-Loonland COO

Animation industry veteran Olivier Dumont has been appointed as the new COO of Munich, Germany-based TV-Loonland. The announcement was made today by Selma Kappel, CEO and chairman of ... Continue Reading →