Healthy Animation Selection at High School Film Fest

The official selections for the 2015 High School Film Festival, taking place October 9-11 in New York City, have been announced. These include a hefty helping of animated entries. Congratulations ... Continue Reading →

Aries Group Launches VFX/3D Studio

Global consortium Aries Group has set up a new studio for visual effects, stereoscopics and animation. The state-of-the-art facility encompasses over 16,000 square feet of space in ... Continue Reading →

One Week Left to Apply for WIA Mentorship

Women In Animation is accepting applications for their 2015-2016 Mentorship Program — mentor and mentee applications can be submitted online until September 13, 2015. Designed ... Continue Reading →

Moomins Keynote Set for BLE

Sophia Jansson, creative director of Moomin Characters and niece of Moomins creator Tove Jansson, will give the keynote address at this year’s edition of Brand Licensing Europe in ... Continue Reading →

Clip: ‘LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales – Mission to Mos Eisley’ Coming to XD

Disney XD will be premiering the third episode of its all-new series of LEGO minifig retellings of the Star Wars saga this Monday, September 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. The latest, LEGO Star ... Continue Reading →

Third Beastly Bards Short Premiering at TIFF

Canadian studio TOGETHER: Words + Pictures for Art and Culture announces that the third installment of its “Beastly Bards” series of animated shorts, The Ballad of Immortal Joe, ... Continue Reading →

Irish Screen America Toasts Contemporary Media

The inaugural 2015 Irish Screen America (formerly Irish Film New York) aims to promote emerging Irish talent in the U.S. by showcasing the latest from native creators in film, television, ... Continue Reading →

‘Maleficent’ Director Among Gumby Fest Guests

This year’s Gumby Fest Stop Motion Festival (gumbyfest.net) will be celebrating the iconic claymation character’s 60th birthday with 16 presentations by TV and film professionals ... Continue Reading →

Key Creatives Talk Iron Maiden’s ‘Speed of Light’

Following its recent release, Iron Maiden’s animated music video for “Speed of Light,” the heavy metal band’s first single in five years, has become a bona fide viral sensation. ... Continue Reading →

Daniel McClure Appointed Prez for Bron Re-Org

The Bron group of companies based in Vancouver, Canada — Bron Studios, its genre label The Realm, Bron Releasing, Bron Animation and affiliate companies — have reorganized ... Continue Reading →