CTN Road Trip Burbank – April 29 & 30
The US capital of animation plays host to the annual free-to-the-public event, held in conjunction with the Downtown Burbank Arts Festival. The event is a chance to meet 100 amazing artists selling books and artwork out in the fresh air.
Matthew Rankin’s ‘The Tesla World Light’ (NFB)
Experimental animated short has been selected to premiere at Cannes’ International Critics’ Week. Rankin previously directed The Radical Expeditions of Walter Boudreau for NFB, and won an Off-Limits Award from Annecy for Mynarski Death Plummet in 2015.
CPLG Seas Up Felix the Cat Collab
The original feline phenom will appear in a 42-piece collection covering men’s, women’s and children’s from Dutch fashion brand Scotch & Soda’s “Amsterdams Blauw” denim label.
3D Animation Market Worth 21.05 Billion USD by 2022
New research report by MarketsandMarkets predicts a compound annual growth rate of 11.9% for the biz, currently valued at $12.01 billion.
LEVEL-5 Announces Global Release Date and New Name for the Professor Layton Series
The next installment of the hit mystery solving puzzle game property, Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaire’s Conspiracy, will debut on mobile for the first time on June 20. Featuring animation by A-1 Pictures, the game is produced by Akihiro Hino with character design by Nagano Takuzo.