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Loot Crate and Sanrio Unveil “Sanrio Small Gift Crate” Subscription at New York Comic-Con Fans of Hello Kitty, Chococat, Gudetama and the rest of the gang can join up for “small ... Continue Reading →

Marv Newland Curates Toon Showcase for VIFF

Canadian animation legend Marv Newland (Postalolio, Bambi Meets Godzilla) has been charged with curating Vancouver International Film Festival’s second annual “Kooks and Legends” ... Continue Reading →

Baobab Teases VR Short ‘Asteroids!’

Baobab Studios is at work on Asteroids!, a follow-up to its award-winning animated virtual reality short Invasion! The new project follows aliens Mac and Cheez into an asteroid field, ... Continue Reading →

Kate Lambert Upped to SVP Animation at FX

As part of its push to expand its original animation development, FX cable network has promoted Kate Lambert to Senior Vice President – Development and Animation. Lambert’s ... Continue Reading →

‘Nudinits’ Makes Animation Selection List for LA Femme

British animation company Woolly Vision will present its online short sensation Nudinits – Tickled Pink as part of the Animated Film Official Selection at this year’s LA Femme ... Continue Reading →

‘Power of Mattel’ Art Show Celebrates ‘80s Nostalgia in LA

If you are a fan of classic toy and toon properties (like, who isn’t?) and you happen to be in the Los Angeles area, be sure to get down to Gallery 1988 (West) between now and October ... Continue Reading →

Animation Vertigo Partners with Faceware Technologies

US-based Animation Vertigo — an outsource management company providing high quality motion capture animation to entertainment industry clients — has partnered with Faceware ... Continue Reading →

‘Story Time’ to Premiere on Piwi+ France

Le Regard Sonore, a TV animation production studio located in the Ville D’Avray commune of Paris, announces that the first season of its original animated series Story Time! will ... Continue Reading →

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Disney’s Live-Action ‘Mulan’ Gets Winter 2018 Release Date The film bows in theaters November 2, 2018, and the studio is launching a global casting search for a Chinese actress ... Continue Reading →

Season Two of ‘The Deep’ Gets Greenlight

Technicolor, an underlying rights holder in CG animated series The Deep; DHX Media and A Stark Production have announced that the show has been greenlit for a 13 x half-hour second ... Continue Reading →