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Pennsylvania College of Art & Design Toasts First Animation & Game Grads

The small city of Lancaster, PA — known for its Amish heritage — is celebrating a high-tech milestone as the first graduating class of animators and game designers in the ... Continue Reading →
Little Bandits by Alex Avagimian

CalArts 2018 Producer’ Show Toasts 22 Student Animations

One of the world’s most revered animation schools, California Institute of the Arts presented its annual Producers’ Show on Tuesday night in Los Angeles. Successive generations ... Continue Reading →
Lucy and DiC

RSP Student Short ‘Lucy and DiC’ Wins South Aus Screen Award

A live-action short film co-starring a sass-mouthed CG robot which has become quite the online sensation has now added a South Australian Screen Award to its accomplishments. Lucy and ... Continue Reading →
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ASIFA & AEF Open 2018-19 Scholarship Submissions

Having just announced their 2018 Faculty Grant recipients, ASIFA-Holywood and the Animation Educators Forum have opened the application period for the 2018-19 Student Scholarship Program, ... Continue Reading →
2018 Student Academy Awards

2018 Student Academy Awards Competition

The Academy is now accepting entries for the 2018 Student Academy Awards competition, with the deadline set for Friday, June 1. All SAA winners become eligible for Oscar short film ... Continue Reading →
Lei Lei

Indie Filmmaker Lei Lei Joins CalArts Experimental Animation Faculty

The California Institute of the Arts announced that independent animator Lei Lei has joined its Experimental Animation Program faculty in the spring 2018 semester. An internationally ... Continue Reading →
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Rising Sun Pictures Developing UniSA VFX Undergrad Program

Award-winning visual effects studio Rising Sun Pictures is expanding its educational partnership with the University of South Australia, teaming with “UniSA” to develop and deliver ... Continue Reading →
The Recall VR Abduction

FIU’s CARTA Arts College Teams with Bridgegate on VR Studio-Lab

Florida International University’s College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) has partnered with innovative Hollywood tech and VR content company Bridgegate Pictures ... Continue Reading →
AnimDojo

Blue Zoo Launches Online Training Program AnimDojo

A new online “animation gym” called AnimDojo (animdojo.com) has opened its virtual doors, inviting artists with a basic understanding of Autodesk Maya a place to hone their skills ... Continue Reading →
Richard Edlund

VFX Master Richard Edlund Joins Chapman U as Pankey Distinguished Artist

Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts is bringing on four-time Academy Award winner (Star Wars: A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, Raiders ... Continue Reading →