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‘Becky’ & ‘Sarah’ Head to Sweden as Part of Major BBC Sale

BBC Worldwide and SVT have concluded another major deal which will see a wide range of genres heading to screens in Sweden. These include everything from high-profile dramas, to science ... Continue Reading →
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NOW ENROLLING: UTS Animal Logic Academy 2018 Learn from animation, VFX and CGI industry pros in a studio environment on-campus in the heart of Sydney. Says Jessica D’Ali, a member ... Continue Reading →
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Pixar Presenting ‘Cars 3,’ ‘Lou’ & Taste of ‘Coco’ at Annecy

Friday, June 16 will be a big day for major studio animation at the Annecy festival, with Disney-Pixar presenting special screenings and filmmaker appearances for its latest projects ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy Animation du Monde Program Allies with Africa

The vigorously developing African animation industry has opened another international avenue with a the latest MIFA Animation du Monde initiative. The program will support “Animation ... Continue Reading →
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Dusty Film & Animation Fest 2017 Dates, Guests Announced

The 28th Dusty Film & Animation Festival has been slated from Friday, May 5 through Monday, May 8 this year, taking place at the SVA Theatre in New York City. The long weekend will ... Continue Reading →
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LAIKA ‘Animating Life’ Exhibit Coming to Portland Art Museum

The Portland Art Museum and its Northwest Film Center will be introducing visitors to a dynamic behind-the-scenes multimedia exhibit celebrating the hometown hero studio with Animating ... Continue Reading →
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‘Second to None,’ ‘Siege of Jadotville’ Score for Animation & VFX at IFTAs

The Irish Film & Television Academy announced the IFTA Film & Drama Awards winners this weekend. The ceremony, hosted for the second time by actor and comedian Deirdre O’Kane, ... Continue Reading →
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Le Gala Quebec Cinema – 2017 Nominees Announced The inaugural Iris Awards for Quebecois film are set for June 1. Best Animated Short noms go to: Casino by Steven Woloshen, J’aime ... Continue Reading →
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‘Shaun the Sheep: Animal Antics’ Comes Home June 13

He’s baa-aack! Aardman Animations beloved bit of woolly bother Shaun the Sheep and his farmyard friends return in a new collection of adventures, Shaun the Sheep: Animal Antics. The ... Continue Reading →
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Xilam Names Lansay Master Toy Partner for ‘Oggy’

Award-winning animation studio Xilam has appointed Lansay as master toy partner for its flagship cartoon, Oggy & the Cockroaches. Lansay will produce and distribute an initial line ... Continue Reading →
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Mondo TV Iberoamerica Inks Multi-Title, Multi-Territory Deal with TV Azteca

Mondo TV Iberoamerica, part of Italy’s Mondo TV group, has secured an agreement with Mexico’s TV Azteca that will bring a slew of its popular titles to broadcast across three countries ... Continue Reading →
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Musical ‘Mice War’ Premiering at Newport Beach Fest

New animated children’s musical The Mice War will open at the 18th annual Newport Beach Film Festival in California on April 22. Created by Grammy-nominated composer and writer David ... Continue Reading →
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Atlantyca’s ‘Bat Pat’ Spreads Wings Across Nintendo

Atlantyca Entertainment has signed a multi-territory licensing agreement with Nintendo that will present young gamers with a variety of Bat Pat branded themes for the Nintendo 3DS handheld ... Continue Reading →
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Leena Lele Dutta to Lead Sony India Kids’ Net YAY!

Sony Pictures Networks India has tapped Leena Lele Dutta to head its forthcoming children’s entertainment channel, Sony YAY!. As Business Head, SPN Kids Genre, Dutta will put her ... Continue Reading →
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StudioCanal Teases ‘Son of Bigfoot’

StudioCanal UK has released the first teaser trailer for upcoming animated comedy The Son of Bigfoot, coming to UK theaters in August. Directed by Ben Stassen and Jérémie Degruson ... Continue Reading →
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’Your Name.’ Opens in Select North American Theaters April 7 Don’t miss Japan’s No. 1 film of 2016, coming to big screens in the US and Canada thanks to Funimation Films. More ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: ‘Dawn of the Croods’ Season 3 Premieres Friday

The third season of DreamWorks Animation Television’s Dawn of the Croods debuts on Netflix streaming this Friday, April 7, with a fresh slate of 2D animated adventures loaded with ... Continue Reading →
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The World Falls Apart in New ‘Spark’ Clip

CG-animated epic Spark: A Space Tail takes off in theaters April 14 through Open Road Films, and ahead of the release a new clip has arrived which sets up the history of the story’s ... Continue Reading →
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Genius Brands Inks ‘SpacePOP’ Deals in China, UK

Genius Brands Interanational has secureed new content license agreements for its YouTube-driven series SpacePOP with WeKids Asia in China, and for the animated music videos with U Music ... Continue Reading →
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‘Jabu’s Jungle’ Continues Trek Through Africa and India

Dublin-based distribution company Monster Entertainment has inked a series of deals for South African animated series Jabu’s Jungle (13 x 22), which include a full series pickup of ... Continue Reading →