ASIFA-Hollywood Donates $20K to AMPAS

ASIFA-Hollywood has made a $20,000 donation to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to assist with the curation and documentation of a major collection of original production ... Continue Reading →

Toei Animation Joins Tubi TV Streaming

Toei Animation Inc. has signed a deal with US digital network Tubi TV to bring several of its top animated properties to the streaming platform. The AVOD service is available via mobile ... Continue Reading →

Turner Launches International Digital Innovation Division

Turner announces a new division to lead its digital innovation internationally, with two key executive moves ensuing. Aksel van der Wal, currently SVP and CFO, is being promoted to ... Continue Reading →

Platige Image & Imaginew Producing ‘Fatima’ Film

Polish animation studio Platige Image and Portuguese audiovisual shop Imaginew have joined forces to produce a new animated feature titled Fatima, a dynamic, colorful 3D film inspired ... Continue Reading →

GFM Animation Peeks ‘Here Comes The Grump’

GFM Animation, the just-announced toon production and sales division of UK sales agency GFM Films, has released the first look at CG feature project Here Comes The Grump, Screen Daily ... Continue Reading →

Music History Gets Animated in ‘Drawn & Recorded’ on Spotify

L.A.-based studio Gunpowder & Sky has teamed up with Oscar- and Grammy-winning producer T Bone Burnett, acclaimed animator Drew Christie and music television producer Bill Flanagan ... Continue Reading →

UTS Animal Logic Academy Makes Key Appointments

UTS Animal Logic Academy is preparing for its first batch of students, with The University of Technology Sydney appointing Chris Ebeling as Creative Lead-in-Residence for the 2017 Master ... Continue Reading →

26 Projects to Debut at Asian Animation Summit ’16

Kidscreen has announced that 26 animation concepts have been selected for the 2016 Asian Animation Summit, taking place in Brisbane, Australia from Nov. 22 to 24. These in-development ... Continue Reading →

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VIDEO: Star Wars Rebels “Iron Squadron” Clip In the new episode debuting Nov. 19 on Disney XD, Ezra and Sabine team up to tame a rogue young hotshot pilot and his crew who ... Continue Reading →

Clips: Disney’s ‘Moana’ Featurette & Film Song

Disney has released a new behind-the-scenes featurette for its upcoming mythical epic Moana, In “The Way to Moana,” hear commentary from the filmmakers — including ... Continue Reading →