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Annecy ‘17 Full Program: 23 Features, 31 TV Titles & More

One of the glittering highlights of the animation events calendar is drawing near, with the 2017 Annecy Festival & Market kicking off in the French Alps from June 12-17. Having ... Continue Reading →
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Bridging the Gap Extends Deadline, Offers Full Scholarships in 2017

International animation lab Bridging the Gap has extended its application deadline to May 1. Feature film and series projects in pre-production, development or production are eligible ... Continue Reading →
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Nickelodeon Recruits Genius Brands’ ‘Rainbow Rangers’

Genius Brands International has licensed exclusive US and Caribbean Basin broadcast rights for season one of its CG-animated series Rainbow Rangers (52 x 11 min.) to top-rated kids’ ... Continue Reading →
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FMX ’17: AMPAS Prez Cheryl Boone Isaacs, ‘Guardians,’ ‘Ghost’ & ‘Pearl’ Join Lineup

With just a week to go until FMX takes place in Stuttgart (May 2-5), organizers continue to confirm must-see additions across the schedule, including a keynote from Cheryl Boone Isaacs ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

CTN Road Trip Burbank – April 29 & 30 The US capital of animation plays host to the annual free-to-the-public event, held in conjunction with the Downtown Burbank Arts Festival. ... Continue Reading →
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Gallery: ‘My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea’ Storyboards

Now that the ultimate teen comedy/disaster movie My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea has arrived in select theaters, GKIDS has release some lovely concept storyboard art pieces, ... Continue Reading →
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MarcoPolo Secures $8.5M in Funding, Video Partnership with Boat Rocker

Mobile-based early childhood education company MarcoPolo Learning has raised $8.5 million in Series A funding to expand its award-winning suite of apps, and produce premium animated ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Expands Library with Studio Ghibli, ‘MLP’ Movie Art Books

VIZ Media has slated some noteworthy animation-related additions to its upcoming publishing slate. During its official panel at pop culture and comics convention C2E2, held over the ... Continue Reading →
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Shaleen Sangha Joins Radical Sheep as Senior Director – Development & Production

Toronto-based Radical Sheep Productions, a division of Boat Rocker Studios, has appointed award-winning filmmaker Shaleen Sangha to the newly created position of Senior Director, Development ... Continue Reading →
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Sentai Announces Premium ‘Food Wars’ Box Set

Sentai Filmworks is preparing a smorgasbord of flavorful anime goodness with a premium box set release of anime phenomenon Food Wars. Based on the original manga written by Yuuto Tsukuda ... Continue Reading →