Carpenter Assembles CalArts Alumni for ‘Malala’ Documentary

Documentarian Davis Guggenheim’s has used animation to convey memories, abstract ideas and other hard-to-film elements to good effect in films such as It Might Get Loud, Waiting for ... Continue Reading →

Ray Harryhausen Items Going to Auction

John Nicholson’s Auction House ( in Surrey, U.K. will on October 17 be offering up a collection of personal memorabilia from acclaimed special effects and creature ... Continue Reading →

FremantleMedia Racks Up ‘Kate & Mim-Mim’ Sales

FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment announces that a number of major international broadcasters have acquired its new preschool show Kate & Mim-Mim (26 x 22). Among the ... Continue Reading →

eOne Takes Controlling Stake in ‘Peppa Pig’

Entertainment One (eOne) is increasing its ownership of popular preschool franchise Peppa Pig. The international company has entered an agreements with Peppa Pig co-owners Astley Baker ... Continue Reading →

USPS Offers ‘Charlie Brown Christmas’ Stamps

In celebration of both the 65th anniversary of Charles Schulz’ classic Peanuts strip (Oct. 2) and to launch October as National Stamp Collecting Month, the U.S. Postal Service will ... Continue Reading →

Stuttgart Animation Fest Call for Entries

The Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) is seeking submissions for its 23rd edition, scheduled to take place April 26 to May 1, 2016. Filmmakers are invited to enter their works ... Continue Reading →

Animation Show of Shows Adds Screening Dates

The Animation Show of Show’s theatrical release is expanding to add new cities and dates. The 17th annual edition of the show includes 11 international shorts, Including stand ... Continue Reading →

Oasis Provides Production Services for PBS’s ‘Arthur’

Montreal-based Oasis Animation has agreed to provide production services on seasons 20 and 21 of the animated series Arthur for the WGBH Educational Foundation. Oasis will handle preproduction, ... Continue Reading →

Animagic, Mondo to Debut ‘Bug Rangers’ at MIP Junior

Animagic Media Group and Mondo TV will premiere the 3D, CGI animated series Bug Rangers at MIP Junior, set for Oct. 3-4 in Cannes, France. Based on the successful Bug Rangers property ... Continue Reading →