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Video: Rodeo FX Wins Third Consecutive Award for Game of Thrones Following its Creative Arts Emmy win, the studio invites fans to check out its GoT Season 6 breakdown reel for a glimpse ... Continue Reading →

‘Archer,’ ‘Robot Chicken’ & ‘Charlie Brown’ Nab Creative Emmys

The 68th annual Creative Emmys were celebrated this weekend over two evening ceremonies Saturday and Sunday. Game of Thrones managed to dominate in nine categories, helping HBO to its ... Continue Reading →

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Alan Moore Is Retiring from the Comics World At a press conference for his upcoming novel Jerusalem, the legendary penman behind Watchmen and V for Vendetta announced he has “about ... Continue Reading →

Breaking the Rules

RYAN QUINCY Ryan Quincy ignores the norms of time-travel storytelling in pursuit of character-driven action and humor ... Continue Reading →

For the Love of the Art

Shaun the Sheep Sledgehammer Morph Flushed Away Earlyman Creature ... Continue Reading →

Six Toons for Under-Sixes

A heartwarming half-dozen series debuting at this year’s fall MIP markets, aimed at tiny tots and their families. Happy Babies Songs Produced By: HappyUp Animation Studios [KOCCA ... Continue Reading →

Ireland Arises

Cartoon Forum honors the studios of The Emerald Isle for their creativity and quality. Animation in Ireland has been booming in recent years, thanks to the steady development of talent, ... Continue Reading →

Authentic Mayhem

VFX crews set the ground rules for the firefights, weapons and supervillain antics for Warner Bros.’ most-recent DC Comics adaptation, ... Continue Reading →

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Aww, A Game about Lonely Robots Evokes the Best Children’s Animation Grant&Bert Studios’ Abi is a story-driven puzzle game centered on a caretaker bot and industrial unit that ... Continue Reading →

Stuttgart Animation Fest Calls for Entries

The renowned Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film has issued a call for entries for its 24th edition, taking place in the German metropolis May 2-7, 2017. As ever, the ... Continue Reading →

‘Gnomes & Goblins’ VR from Jon Favreau Debuts

Leading virtual reality studio and content distributor Wevr (creators of theBlu) has launched a preview for a new, immersive VR experience titled Gnomes & Goblins – conceived ... Continue Reading →
Bruno Bozzetto

‘Bozzetto non Troppo’ Doc Plays Venice

A new documentary about legendary Italian animator Bruno Bozzetto screens Friday, September 9 at the Venice Film Festival. Having an encore screening Saturday, Marco Bonfanti’s Bozzetto ... Continue Reading →

IBC: Boris FX Acquiring GenArts

Boris FX, a leader in integrated VFX and workflow solutions for film and video, is acquiring special effects plug-in developer GenArts, Inc. Announced at IBC, the deal is part of Boris ... Continue Reading →

‘Secret Path’ Graphic Novel & CBC Special Announced

A haunting story from a shameful era of North America’s history is being brought to life in a variety of mediums thanks to musician and poet Gord Downie. Coming soon as a new album, ... Continue Reading →
Emilie Pasquet

Emilie Pasquet Joins Bejuba! as Head of Sales

Toronto-based children’s entertainment distribution and executive production company Bejuba! Entertainment has signed on industry veteran Emilie Pasquet as its new Director of Sales.  ... Continue Reading →

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Video: ‘Digimon Adventure tri-Chapter 1:Reunion’ Coming to US Theaters Anime fans across the country can check out the latest Digimon flick in 400+ theaters on September 15 — ... Continue Reading →

Komixx Sells ‘Dog Loves Books’ to YLE Finland

UK- and US-based family entertainment producer Komixx Media Group has fetched a new broadcast partner for its animated series Dog Loves Books, with Finnish broadcaster YLE coming on ... Continue Reading →

MAXON Teams with NVIDIA for Tech Collaboration

Leading 3D software solutions developer MAXON has inked a comprehensive, multi-year agreement with NVIDIA that gives MAXON access to NVIDIA rendering technology, including its Quasi-Monte ... Continue Reading →

Peter Loehr to Keynote 2016 VES Summit

The Visual Effects Society announced that Peter Loehr, acclaimed producer and CEO of Legendary Pictures’ China joint venture, Legendary East, will be the Keynote Speaker at the 8th ... Continue Reading →

‘Henry,’ ‘Archer’ & Cartoon Network Score Interactive Emmys

The Television Academy has announced four awardees for the juried interactive media honors this year, opting for Oculus Story Studio’s adorable CG porcupine Henry, an Archer-inspired ... Continue Reading →