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Daily News Bytes: Spooky Edition

Happy Halloween, boils and ghouls! Here’s a few tricks ‘n’ treats that have dropped into our candy buckets — er, email inboxes. Sweepstakes: DC Collectibles ... Continue Reading →
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Vanessa Morrison Named President of Fox Family

Vanessa Morrison is moving into a new post at 20th Century Fox Film, as President of Fox Family. Having served as prez of Fox Animation for the past 10 years, Morrison will now lead ... Continue Reading →
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Women in Animation Launches Canadian Chapter

During the presentation of the inaugural Women in Animation Diversity Awards at Spark Animation 2017, WIA co-President Marge Dean made another big announcement for the org: The formation ... Continue Reading →
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‘Negative Space’ Picks Up Positive Buzz

When animation directors Ru Kuwahata and Max Porter came across Ron Koertge’s poem Negative Space on Facebook (of all places!), they had a feeling it would be a good inspiration ... Continue Reading →
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DISCOP Joburg Animation Pitch Winners Revealed

Key African content market DISCOP Johannesburg wrapped up over the weekend, with one of the highlights being the final round of the first pan-African animation pitch competition, spearheaded ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: Things Get “Dangerous” in ‘Michael Jackson’s Halloween’

Take a surreal trip to the pumpkin patch with this clip from the recently premiered Michael Jackson’s Halloween animated special, featuring the song “Dangerous” from ... Continue Reading →
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‘Regal Academy’ Returns with Season 2 on Nick Jr. Sunday

European kids’ content powerhouse Rainbow announces the second season of its animated fairytale remix Regal Academy will premiere Sunday, November 5 at 1:30 p.m. ET/PT on Nick ... Continue Reading →
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‘Mini Pet Pals’ Finds Home in China

Italian toon Mini Pet Pals will shortly be arriving in China, rolling out on several VOD platforms beginning next November. The digital 2D series is produced by pubcaster Rai and Gruppo ... Continue Reading →
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‘Dofus’ Series to Stream Exclusively on VRV

For the first time, the first 26 episodes of French animated series Dofus: The Treasures of Kerubim will be available to US audiences thanks to an exclusive streaming launch on VRV ... Continue Reading →
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‘Fruits of Clouds,’ ‘George & Paul’ Win Cinekid Awards

Amsterdam’s Cinekid Festival wrapped up Friday with the big awards winners reveal. While the majority of major prizes went to live-action projects — including the €10,000 ... Continue Reading →