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‘Poppy Hill’ Nabs APS Nomination

GKIDS, distributor of the latest award-winning feature effort from Japan’s Studio Ghibli From Up On Poppy Hill has announced the film has been nominated for the 2012 Asia Pacific ... Continue Reading →
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DWA Unveils Extended ‘Guardians’ Spot

In case you haven’t gotten yourself psyched for the holiday season yet, here’s something that will help: A new 90 second spot for DreamWorks Animation’s Rise of the ... Continue Reading →
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Disney XD Scares Up A Fun Halloween Slate

The Mouse House’s boys action channel Disney XD is planning some spooktacular fun for their Halloween season slate–including a guest starring slot for Modern Family‘s ... Continue Reading →
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Singapore’s MDA Reveals MIP Wheelings, Dealings

Yesterday we reported on the USD$5 million deal between Spain’s Sweatbox & Televisio de Catalunya with Singapore’s Monstrou Studio to co-produce the CG adventure series ... Continue Reading →
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Top Toon Studios Sign Up for Chicago Fest

Chicago’s Facets Multimedia has announced that three major animation players will be hosting screenings and workshops as part of the 29th annual Chicago International Children’s ... Continue Reading →
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Comickers Pay Tribute to Groening’s ‘Life in Hell’

In case you haven’t been keeping tabs on your local alternative weekly rag, Simpsons creator Matt Groening pulled the plug on his long-running homage to angst Life in Hell this ... Continue Reading →
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FUNimation Channel to Host NYCC Panel

Olympusat Inc., a market leader in the development and distribution of independent Hispanic, Specialty and Faith & Family TV networks, announced today their award-winning FUNimation ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Implements New Paper Policy

The Mouse House is being commended by the Rainforest Action Network (RAN) for making a commitment to change its policy on sourcing paper products in an effort to eliminate the use of ... Continue Reading →
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Pixar’s Buried Treasures

Among my favorite things to discover and write about are “Easter eggs:” the little hidden references and in-jokes that crop up in practically everything that has ever been animated. Back ... Continue Reading →
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A Tiger Cub Gets His Own Show!

Daniel Tiger continues the Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood legacy in a beautifully mounted, new animated series on PBS. It’s not easy to follow in the footsteps of beloved children’s ... Continue Reading →