Video Game Strike: Companies Cry Foul as SAG-AFTRA Picket Line Gets Underway
Picketers demanding an update to voice performance terms coalesce at EA’s Playa Vista HQ, while a group representing games companies says they have agreed to match terms. More info on the strike here.
Is China’s Animation Industry Ready to Shine on the World Stage?
Annecy 2017 will spotlight the country’s burgeoning industry with content and programs across the festival and conference, opening a rather large door to the international market.
Dublin’s Animation Skillnet Course: Production Management for Animation … and More!
November/December evening course lineup also includes “Introduction to Digital Painting,” “Introduction to the Business and Financing of Animation,” “ZBrush Modeling and Sculpting” and “Gesture Drawing for Animation.”
Touching Films by Young Syrian Refugees Shown at The Sharjah Int’l Children’s Film Festival
Eleven original films will screen October 27, some inspired by the struggles face by refugees through war, displacement and alienation in refuge, and some more lighthearted, like group animation Let’s Do It Together.
Tencent Looks for Partners on Animation and Comics
A new department under the company’s Interactive Entertainment group is seeking overseas and domestic partners for co-production and distribution of animation and comics to diversify its offerings.