Curious George Animators Go Bananas for Toon Boom

Montreal-based animation solution producer Toon Boom is proud of the success of Universal/Imagine’s 2D-animated Curious George at the box office this past week. Toon Boom’s leading animation software solution Opus was widely used by animation studios working on the feature over the past two years.

“For more than 65 years, this little monkey has captured the hearts and minds of so many people of all ages and we are very proud that Toon Boom has been involved in the making of this fantastic 2D feature for the big screen,’ notes Joan Vogelesang,Toon Boom’s president and CEO at Toon Boom.

Winner of the 2005 Emmy Engineering Award, Toon Boom is one of the global leaders of animation software solutions with high-tech tools such as morphing, inverse kinematics and glue. Toon Boom carries several leading animation products, including Harmony, Opus, Solo and Studio. Harmony is a revolutionary solution designed to meet digital animation production needs, whether it is cut-out or paperless.

Toon Boom technology was used in the past to create big-screen animated projects such as The Triplets of Belleville, Looney Tunes: Back in Action, Rugrats and The SpongeBob SquarePants. For more info, visit www.toonboom.com.