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Production I.G Announces Details on New Feature

Popular Japanese animation studio Production I.G is working on a new hand-drawn feature film titled Giovanni no Shima (Giovanni’s Island). Anime News Network reports that the ... Continue Reading →
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Full Lineup of Italy’s VIEW Confab Is Announced

The full line-up for this year’s VIEW entertainment technology confab in Turin, Italy has been announced. Registration is now open for the event, which takes place Oct. 15-18. ILM’s ... Continue Reading →
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Indie Sales Brings ‘Moomins on the Riviera’ to Toronto

Believe it or not, The Moomins are back in the news again. The popular Scandinavian brand created by Tove Jansson in the 1940s, will be featured in a new animated feature titled Moomins ... Continue Reading →
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Toei Unveils ‘Harlock: Space Pirate’ in Venice

Although Hayao Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises got most of the coverage at the recent Venice Film Festival, another big Japanese feature was also screened at the global event. Directed ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Teen Titans Go!’ Digital to Debut in Dec.

Die-hard fans of Robin, Cyborg, Starfire, Raven and Beast Boy will be able to dive into more adventures of the fabulous fivesome in December when DC launches a new Teen Titans Go! digital ... Continue Reading →
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Miyazaki Says He’s Serious About Retirement

At a packed conference attended by over 600 journalists in Japan on Friday, animation icon Hayao Miyazaki, the Oscar-winning director of 11 popular features said he’s definitely ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News Bytes

+ kaboom! Entertainment, Phase 4 Films’ kids & family label, has inked a deal with American Greetings for French Canadian DVD and EST rights to seasons 1 & 2 of the new ... Continue Reading →
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The Animation Workshop Turns 25

Scandinavia’s largest animation school, The Animation Workshop in Denmark, is celebrating its 25th anniversary on October 1 this year. Part of VIA University College, the institute ... Continue Reading →
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From Rim to Rim

In today’s global marketplace it is not uncommon of for a tentpole movie to earn the majority of its box office take overseas. In the case of Guillermo del Toro’s effects-laden ... Continue Reading →
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ToyTalk Launches ‘Winston Show’ Interactive App

If you’re looking for the next big thing in the interactive kids’ market, you’ll definitely need to check out the wonderful new app called The Winston Show. The first ... Continue Reading →