Chinese Government Probing Comcast’s DreamWorks Acquisition

China will be pursuing an anti-trust investigation into the recent acquisitions of DreamWorks Animation by NBCUniversal parent company Comcast, a spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce ... Continue Reading →

Marie Congé Appointed GO-N Head of Sales & Business

Paris-based producer and distributor GO-N has appointed Marie Congé as Head of Sales & Business Development. In this newly created role, Congé will develop and implement international ... Continue Reading →

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Ottawa Animation Festival 40th Anniversary Look-Back: ‘Two Sisters’ Experimental animator Kelly Gallagher (Pen Up the Pigs) discusses the meaning and impact of Caroline Leaf’s ... Continue Reading →
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Q&A: ‘Suzy’s Zoo’ Creator Suzy Spafford

As international producer-distributor Mondo TV prepares to reintroduce her delightful characters to young audiences, Suzy Spafford discusses creating Suzy’s Zoo and the new Adventures ... Continue Reading →

Loot Crate Reveals Marvel Collaboration

Leading swag-to-your-door service and fan community platform Loot Crate has announced a collaboration with Marvel to create a new bi-monthly subscription crate. These deliveries will ... Continue Reading →

VIEW Conference ‘16 Full Program Revealed

Organizers of the 17th VIEW Conference, taking place October 24-28 in Turin, Italy, have unveiled the full lineup of speakers, presentations, workshops and more. This year’s edition, ... Continue Reading →

Junk Food Tees Get ‘90s Nick Makeover

Vintage-inspired T-shirt company Junk Food Clothing is hosting The ‘90s Nickelodeon Takeover at its flagship store in L.A.’s Abbot Kinney neighborhood for the next four weeks, featuring ... Continue Reading →

Kavaleer’s ‘Kiva Can Do!’ Scores New Broadcasters

Kavaleer Productions’ animated kids series Kiva Can Do! has been snapped up by broadcasters RTE in Ireland and Lagardere TV in French-speaking EMEA. The 52 x 11 series will begin ... Continue Reading →

GLAS Presents An Evening with Henry Selick in LA

GLAS Animation — a California non-profit dedicated to cultivating and promoting independent animation — is presenting “An Evening with Henry Selick” on Saturday, October ... Continue Reading →

Raphaelle Mathieu Named Cyber Group VP Sales, Acquisitions & New Media

Multi-award-winning French animation indie Cyber Group Studios has appointed Raphaelle Mathieu as its new Vice President of Sales, Acquisitions and New Media. Bringing with her a wealth ... Continue Reading →