Magic Light Scores Global Deals for Specials

Magic Light Pictures has signed and renewed a number of international agreements for its award-winning, 30-minute animated specials Room on the Broom, The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo’s ... Continue Reading →

Portfolio Launches Toronto Studio

Producer/distributor Portfolio Entertainment has launched Portfolio Animation — a new creative-driven studio located in Toronto’s King West district. The ultra-modern studio, ... Continue Reading →

ROMANS Releases Animated Music Video for Alzheimer’s Day

Multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and producer RØMANS has released a new animate film inspired by his original song “The Agony and the Ecstasy” in honor of World ... Continue Reading →

Winx Reunion Takes Over Italian Town

The fashionista fairies of Rainbow’s Winx Club brought their girly magic to fans from around the world during the Winx Worldwide Reunion, which last week took over the Italian ... Continue Reading →

Student-made ‘Small People,’ ‘Garden Wall’ Top Ottawa Awards

This year’s Grand Prizes went to Sarina Nihei’s Small People With Hats won Best Independent Short Animation, and Patrick McHale’s Over The Garden Wall took the Grand ... Continue Reading →

Netflix Flags First Latin American Toon

Netflix has announced that Mexico’s Anima Estudios (Teenage Fairytale Dropouts, Top Cat: The Movie) will produce the SVOD outlet’s first animated original series to be produced ... Continue Reading →

Little Airplane Seeks ‘Domo Rock!’ Broadcasters

U.S. studio Little Airplane Productions (Wonder Pets!, 3rd & Bird, Small Potatoes) is seeking worldwide broadcast partners for its 24-minute animated special Domo Rock! — ... Continue Reading →

‘PJ Masks’ Debuts on Disney Channel

Entertainment One Family’s new CG animated series PJ Masks makes its broadcast debut on Disney Channel and Disney Junior in the U.S. Friday, September 18. The show will launch in ... Continue Reading →

Execs at TAC in Ottawa Report All Boats Rising

Cartoon Network’s chief content officer, Rob Sorcher, is definitely in the spotlight the final day of the Television Animation Conference, which is part of the Ottawa International ... Continue Reading →

Brazil’s Copa Studio Merges with Glaz

In Brazil, animation facility Copa Studio has merged with Glaz, a film and TV production company. According to reports, the new company will be called Glaz and take in a seven-figure ... Continue Reading →