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VIDEO: Moana – Dwayne Johnson Sings “You’re Welcome”
Enjoy a delightfully hubristic ditty from Dwayne Johnson’s demigod character Maui from Disney’s Moana (in theaters Nov. 23). “You’re Welcome” is written by Tony winner Lin-Manuel Miranda.

29-Year-Old Runs Own Animation Business in the Day, but Sleeps Rough in Bristol Woods in the Night
“I’ll move back indoors when I have good reason to,” says guy with excellent work-life balance. (Read more in this Sunday Times piece on “digital nomads.”)

9 Story Media Group Launches International Distribution Operation in Dublin, Ireland
Toronto-based company is setting up shop at Brown Bag Films’ flagship studio in the Irish capital.

MIPCOM 2016 Sets New Records
Record attendance, more world premiere and international screenings, a remarkable Japan Country of Honor program and celebrating Personality of the Year Shonda Rhimes made it a Cannes confab to remember.

See Moby’s Grim New Video about Smartphone Addiction
Set to Moby & The Void Pacific Choir’s “Are You Lost in the World Like Me?” the Fleischer-inspired animation by Steve Cutts casts a dismal pall over our modern sense of staying connected.

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