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Technicolor, Mercury Partner on ‘Atomic Puppet’

Technicolor has announced an agreement with Canada’s Mercury Filmworks to co-develop and co-produce a new animated children’s TV series titled Atomic Puppet. The company plans to ... Continue Reading →
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PGS Tells Tales of ’1001 Nights’

Paris-based brand manager PGS Entertainment has signed on to distribute Canadian toon house Big Bad Boo Studios’ most popular series, 1001 Nights, which is based on the famous series ... Continue Reading →
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‘Looper’ Director Chats About Film’s Mind-Bending VFX

We sat down with Rian Johnson, the director of the time-travel film Looper, to discuss his use of visual effects in the movie and their importance to the science fiction genre. The ... Continue Reading →
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Moonbot Goes Noir with ‘Diggs Nightcrawler’

Louisiana-based studio Moonbot Studios (The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore, The Numberlys) is working on a new augmented reality experience for Sony’s PlayStation 3 ... Continue Reading →
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Alphanim Scores Sales Ahead of MIPCOM

French production house Alphanim has announced a raft of recent sales for several of its properties across Europe, Scandinavia, Asia and Brazil—including Pok & Mok, a 2D co-production ... Continue Reading →
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‘Looney Tunes Show’ Season 2 Premieres Oct. 2

Brace your funny bones for impact: Cartoon Network’s hip “primetime sitcom” update on the classic WB characters The Looney Tunes Show will launch its second season on October ... Continue Reading →
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Televisa Buzzes on Board Vodka Capital’s ‘Bugsted’

Spanish animation studio Vodka Capital and Televisa Home Ent. have announced a strategic partnership and co-pro deal for the new property called Bugsted. Targeting kids, age 8 to 100, ... Continue Reading →
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Blender’s ‘Tears of Steel’ Debuts Online

Blender Foundation’s CG-animated short film Tears of Steel will have its live premiere at a special screening hosted by ASIFA-Hollywood today (Wednesday, Sept. 26) at Woodbury University ... Continue Reading →
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Assorted Nuts’ ‘The Goob’ Lands on Toon Goggles

Assorted Nuts’ award-wining animated show The Goob will debut on online kids’ channel Toon Goggles beginning in October. “We’re truly excited that The Goob has found a home ... Continue Reading →
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Marathon Partners with Nick/Gulli on New Toon

France’s Marathon Media, part of Zodiak Kids, is kicking off production on a new 52 x 13 toon tentatively titled Blake and the Aliens. The classic cartoon inspired comedy series is ... Continue Reading →