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 →

Daily News Bytes

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 →

Imira Brings Slew of New Kids Acquisitions to MIP

Spain’s Imira Entertainment is heading to MIP Junior and MIPCOM with a newly acquired slate of over 300 half-hours of kids’ content under its distribution belt. The company is one ... Continue Reading →

New Zealand Animation Pioneer Brent Chambers Dies

The New Zealand Herald has reported that comics and animation creator Brent Chambers died suddenly at age 54 on Saturday, October 1. Chambers was the founder and creative director of ... Continue Reading →

Cinesite Wraps ‘Charming’ & Takes Talent Search on the Road

Montreal studio Cinesite has wrapped production on its original, music-infused fairytale project Charming — its first collaboration with 3QU Media — as revealed to Twitter ... Continue Reading →

WIA Announces 2016 Phyllis Craig Scholarship Awardee

Women in Animation (WIA) has awarded the 2016 Phyllis Craig Scholarship to CalArts student Tracey LaGuerre. The scholarship is awarded annually to “one deserving animation student ... Continue Reading →

12 Shorts Make 2017 Cesar Selection Cut

The Academie des Arts et Techniques du Cinema have announced 12 films will be competing for nomination in the 2017 Cesar Awards race for best animated short. Members of the Academie ... Continue Reading →

Clip: Aardman Announces ‘Early Man’ Production

Aardman Animations and StudioCanal have announced the start of production on four-time-Oscar-winner Nick Park’s latest stop frame feature, Early Man, with a delightful “short and ... Continue Reading →