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Andreas Hykade Keynote Toasts 25 Years of Filmakademie at FMX

The internationally acclaimed Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. As part of its celebrations, Stuttgart’s FMX event invited Professor Andreas ... Continue Reading →
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Comcast in Acquisition Talks with DreamWorks Animation

Reports have surfaced that international mass media giant Comcast Corporation is in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation in a deal that The Wall Street Journal says is worth over $3 ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy Full Program Revealed

Taking place June 13-18, the Annecy International Animation Film Festival (accompanied by the MIFA market, June 15-17) will once again offer the very best in animation from around the ... Continue Reading →
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Trio of DePatie-Freleng Collections Arrive on Disc

Kino Lorber Studio Classics has released three complete collections of cartoons from the iconic DePatie-Freleng studio: The Ant and the Aardvark, Crazylegs Crane and The Inspector, ... Continue Reading →
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Genius Brands Expands Asian Broadcast Reach

Genius Brands International has expanded its reach in Asia with a new multi-property broadcast licensing agreements secured in the region for animated series Thomas Edison’s Secret ... Continue Reading →
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New Episodes of ‘Tumble Leaf’ Coming to Amazon

New episodes from the second season of Amazon’s multi-Emmy Award-winning original preschool series Tumble Leaf will debut on Prime Video on Friday, May 6. Prime members can stream ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network Zone Details for Dubai Park Revealed

Turner’s Cartoon Network EMEA has dished the dirt on the dedicated Cartoon Network Zone within IMG Worlds of Adventure; Dubai’s first major themed entertainment destination. ... Continue Reading →
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Second Animated Spirits Festival Set for NYC

A second edition of Animated Spirits: European Animated Short Film Festival will take place in New York City, May 4 and 5, bringing some of the most exciting new works from the continent ... Continue Reading →
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U.K. ADCAN Awards Seeks Unsigned Animators

Not-for-profit creative platform ADCAN has launched its third annual ADCAN Awards — a competition that seeks to champion unsigned creative talent, give emerging filmmakers access ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Blaize Heats Up Animation Scene 21-year-old Danielle Blaize from Trinidad and Tobago takes home the Best Caribbean Animation Award from the International Animation Conference in Kingston. ... Continue Reading →