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Ringling Introduces Pioneering VR Development BFA

Sarasota, Florida’s Ringling College of Art and Design will be the first art college — and one of the first educational institutions — to offer a degree in the rapidly ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network Imagination Studio Shorts Debut at FupiToons

Turner has teamed up with African Animation Network on the brand new FupiToons Film Festival — the first “made in Africa” animated film festival aimed at kids 2-12. Hosted ... Continue Reading →
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mitú Partners with Sony to Accelerate Next Gen of Latino Animators

mitú, a leader in creating media and entertainment with a Latino POV, has partnered with Sony Pictures Animation to conduct a joint edition of mitú’s ACCELERATOR mentorship and ... Continue Reading →
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It’s Official: Nick Fires Chris Savino, ‘Loud House’ Continues Production

***Content warning: This post mentions sexual harassment. Following Cartoon Brew’s reveal that The Loud House creator Chris Savino had been suspended due to allegations of sexual ... Continue Reading →
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Renegade Animation Short Shows Kids with Cancer They’re Not Alone

In a sweet animated short created by Glendale, Calif. studio Renegade Animation, children living with cancer get valuable advice on coping with the loneliness of long hospital stays. ... Continue Reading →
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‘DreamWorks Trolls Holiday’ Musical Special Set for NBC

A funky-fresh new half-hour seasonal special DreamWorks Trolls Holiday is heading to screens, bringing back the hit feature film’s A-list talent for another animated musical adventure. ... Continue Reading →
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Hasbro’s ‘My Little Pony: Equestria Girls’ Series Coming to YouTube

Hot on the hooves of the highly anticipated new movie (out now through Lionsgate), Hasbro continues to find fresh pastures for its popular ponies. Just announced, a brand-new My Little ... Continue Reading →
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Kobe Bryant, Glen Keane Set for ‘Dear Basketball’ Panel at World Animation & VFX Summit

The World Animation and VFX Summit will have a little extra sparkle this year thanks to some star power from the sports world as retired NBA great Kobe Bryant and Annie Award-winning ... Continue Reading →
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MIPCOM TV News Bytes

Leading kids & family content distributor Imira Entertainment has closed a 150+ territory Pay TV deal with Viacom Int’l Media Networks’ Nickelodeon across EMEA, Latin America ... Continue Reading →
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CraneKahn Enters Multiterritory Deal with Winsing Animation

CraneKahn LLC — the new company started by licensing hitmaker Al Kahn, who has helped put brands like Cabbage Patch Kids and Teenage Mutant Turtles at the top of kids’ holiday ... Continue Reading →