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Nottingham Forest to Rep ‘Super Wings’ in Iberia

CJ E&M Corporation has appointed Nottingham Forest to manage commercial rights for aviation themed kids’ series Super Wings in Spain and Portugal. The company will work on developing ... Continue Reading →
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iflix Brings ‘Dinosaur Train,’ ‘Jack’ to SE Asia

Singapore’s Sparky Animation announces that Southeast Asia’s leading internet TV service iflix is adding animated series Dinosaur Train and Jack to its kids’ content offerings. ... Continue Reading →
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Reallusion Releases iClone Game Character Creator

Silicon Valley software company Reallusion — specializing in 2D and 3D real-time animation solutions — has stepped into the videogame world with the release of iClone Game ... Continue Reading →
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Sundance Sets 12 Animated Shorts for 2016 Fest

Sundance Institute announced its animated short-film lineup for the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. The animated short films are: Bob Dylan Hates Me / U.S.A. (Director and screenwriter: ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Channel Sets Jan. 15 Premiere for ‘Lion Guard’ Series

The animated series The Lion Guard will premiere at 9:30 a.m. ET/PT Jan. 15 on Disney Channel and encore throughout the weekend on Disney Junior and Disney Channel. The series — introduced ... Continue Reading →
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Shout! Factory to Distribute ‘Snowtime!’ in the U.S.

Shout! Factory and CarpeDiem Film & TV have entered into a film deal to distribute the new animated feature Snowtime!in the United States. Produced by Marie-Claude Beauchamp (The ... Continue Reading →
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DHX, DreamWorks Sign 5-Year Co-Pro Pact

DHX Media and DreamWorks Animation have entered into a five-year agreement to co-produce 130 episodes of original animated children’s content at DHX Studios. Content under the ... Continue Reading →
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9 Story Inks Multiple Asia Pacific Deals

9 Story Media Group has secured a number of deals in Asia Pacific for its kids and family content, licensing over 500 episodes to broadcasters across the region. TVB in Hong Kong has ... Continue Reading →
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Trailer: ‘Dawn of the Croods’ Arrives on Netflix This Month

All new adventures featuring DreamWorks Animation’s popular prehistoric family will bow on Netflix on December 24 as the streaming platform introduces audiences to Dawn of the ... Continue Reading →
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Nickelodeon Names 2015 Writing and Artist Program Picks

Nickelodeon has selected nine fresh faces to join its illustrious talent development programs this year. Four new, emerging talents will join the 16th annual Writing Program, while ... Continue Reading →
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L.A., Boston Critics Honor ‘Anomalisa,’ ‘Inside Out’

The film critics are weighing in and giving awards season momentum to Anomalisa and Pixar’s Inside Out. The Los Angeles Film Critics Association gave Anomalisa its best animation ... Continue Reading →
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Oznoz Video Makes Debut on Amazon Fire TV

Oznoz Video launched this week its Amazon Fire TV app this week, making the company’s library cartoons and children’s shows in more than ten languages is available to millions ... Continue Reading →
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20 VFX Contenders Advance in Oscar Race

The Academy has announced 20 films that will advance to the short-listing round in the Best Visual Effects Oscar race for the 88th Academy Awards. The films are listed below in alphabetical ... Continue Reading →
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Korea’s Strength Shows at Asian Animation Summit

The fourth annual Asian Animation Summit opened today with several strong pitches from the host country. Organized by Kidscreen and held this year on the idyllic Jeju Island, South ... Continue Reading →
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Xilam to Open New Lyon Production Facility

French animation studio Xilam (Oggy and the Cockroaches) has announced plans to expand its operations with a new production facility in Lyon, opening next year. The company has been ... Continue Reading →
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Disney, ‘Simpsons’ Cels at Auction in Dallas

Heritage Auctions will be offering up a collection of beautiful cels from old and new classics in Dallas during an Animation Art Signature Auction on December 13 & 14. One outstanding ... Continue Reading →
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KIDOZ Opens Platform to Developers

KIDOZ, the COPPA compliant children’s entertainment solution, is launching KIDOZ NETWORK and opening its platform to kids’ brands and app developers. The new offering is based on ... Continue Reading →
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‘Ben and Holly’ Gets Russian Broadcast, Licensing Partners

Entertainment One has awarded the broadcast rights to its BAFTA and Emmy-winning preschool animation series Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom to Russia’s Carousel. Additionally, ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: ‘Force Awakens’ Featurette Launches in Brazil

Over the weekend, the Disney Studios masterminds behind the epic pre-release build up to J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: The Force Awakens (out December 18, in case you forgot) premiered ... Continue Reading →
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MIFA Opens 2016 Project Submission

The International Animation Film Market, or MIFA, is now inviting project submissions for the 2016 edition, to be held once again in conjunction with the Annecy animation festival. ... Continue Reading →