Gaumont Reveals New Organization

Following the departure of Head of Production Operations Jean-Pierre Quenet at the end of 2013, after nearly 10 years in the position, Gaumont Animation’s managing director Pierre ... Continue Reading →

‘Free Birds,’ ‘Justice League: War’ Discs Arrive

ReelFX’s animated feature Free Birds (Relativity, $29.98 DVD, $39.99 Blu-ray combo pack), the story of one turkey’s adventures in avoiding being served for Thanksgiving ... Continue Reading →

‘Frozen’ Sweeps Top Feature Honors at 41st Annies

The 41st Annual Annie Awards ceremony was held this Saturday evening, February 1st, at UCLA’s Royce Hall. Below you’ll find the list of nominees with the winners highlighted ... Continue Reading →

Industry Gears Up for 41st Annie Awards

Are you ready for the 41st annual Annie Awards? The awards ceremony, set for Feb. 1 at UCLA’s Royce Hall, is one of the great nights for the entire animation industry, assembling ... Continue Reading →
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Goro Miyazaki to Direct Studio Ghibli TV Series

Studio Ghibli and Japan’s Polygon Pictures are joining forces to produce an animated TV series called Ronia, The Robber’s Daughter, based on the novel by Pippi Longstocking ... Continue Reading →

‘Nut Job’ Producers Set Up New Animation Lab

The producers behind the indie animated feature The Nut Job have announced a new animation lab designed to incubate animated film and TV projects on an ongoing basis. The Gulfstream ... Continue Reading →

‘Man of Steel’ Sequel Casts Eisenberg, Irons

Jesse Eisenberg has been cast as Lex Luthor and Jeremy Irons as Alfred the butler in Warner Bros.’ upcoming Superman-Batman feature. The pair joins returning Man of Steel cast ... Continue Reading →

Toon Nominees Announced for France’s Cesar Awards

Three films will vie for the 2014 Cesar Award – the national film award of France — for Best Animated Feature with two films up for Best Animated Short. The nominated films, announced ... Continue Reading →

‘Tiger & Bunny’ Anime Gets U.S. Screenings

Anime action film Tiger & Bunny: The Movie — The Rising will come in March to the United States via a series of special theatrical screenings courtesy of VIZ Media and Eleven ... Continue Reading →

Nick Opens 2014 Global Animated Shorts Program

Nickelodeon has put forth the call for submissions for its 2014 global Animated Shorts Program, which is designed to identify and develop new animation talent and provide a platform ... Continue Reading →