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9 Story Partners with Imagination Movers Act

9 Story Entertainment has entered into a development deal with award-winning musical act Imagination Movers. The kid-friendly rockers have previously starred in Disney Junior’s ... Continue Reading →
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Victory Arts, TVO Developing ‘Air Crafters’

Victory Arts has signed a development deal with Canada’s TVO for a new animated preschool series, Air Crafters (52 x 11 mins). Created by Tero Hollo, founder and director of creative ... Continue Reading →
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‘Princess Kaguya’ Tops Fantastic Fest Winners

Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas has declared Studio Ghibli’s animated feature The Tale of Princess Kaguya — directed by Isao Takahata — to be the audience-voted top ... Continue Reading →
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‘South Park’ Plays Hardball with Redskins

In accordance with its proud tradition of mercilessly tackling the hot-button issues of the day, a new promo for season 18 of Comedy Central’s South Park (premiering September ... Continue Reading →
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‘The Missing Scarf’ Arrives Online Sept. 29

One of the year’s most successful short films will be available for online viewing next week as Shortoftheweek.com prepares for the web premiere of Eoin Duffy’s The Missing ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Network Plans Surprise-Packed NYCC Panel

Imagine the heart pounding thrill of a magical New York Comic Con panel where anyone from your favorite Cartoon Network comedy series can show up, and anything could happen! That’s ... Continue Reading →
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Uncut ‘Ghost in the Shell’ Anniversary Edition Arrives

In celebration of the silver anniversary of Masamune Shirow’s original manga, Anchor Bay Entertainment is releasing Ghost in the Shell: 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray — ... Continue Reading →
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Monster Grows Slate with ‘Wulfie’

A 2D toon concept titled Wulfie will be one of nine projects boasting Irish ancestry at the Cartoon Forum in Toulouse, France this week. The series is produced by Wulfie Animation and ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: ‘Equestria Girls – Rainbow Rocks’ Music Video

Shout! will be unleashing (err, un-reining?) the brand new animated feature adventure My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks in theaters this Saturday, September 27. In order ... Continue Reading →
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‘Hipopotamy,’ ‘Seth’s Dominion’ Top Ottawa Winners

The official competition of the Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF) came to a close Saturday with the highly anticipated awards ceremony held at St. Brigid’s Centre ... Continue Reading →
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NYFF Premieres Remaster of Grimault’s ‘Mockingbird’

Paul Grimault’s classic 1952 animated feature The King and the Mockingbird will be revived at the 2014 New York Film Festival in October, when the painstakingly restored version ... Continue Reading →
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‘Regular Show’ Season Six Premieres October 9

The dudes are back in town — Oooooooh! Yep, ultimate slackers Mordecai and Rigby have kept just busy enough to ensure the triumphant season six return of JG Quintel’s Regular ... Continue Reading →
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CG ‘Doraemon’ Flick Set for 50-Plus Countries

Robot and Shin-Ei Animation’s Stand By Me Doraemon — the first ever 3D CG feature film starring the super popular robot cat character — will expand its theatrical ... Continue Reading →
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BLE Announces License This! Finalists

Brand Licensing Europe has announced the four finalists for its 2014 License This! Competition. The contest, now in its fifth year, offers a chance for creators with brand-new concepts ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Unveils Super Cartoony ‘Popeye’ CG

Sony Pictures Animation has posted a first-look clip, with introduction by animation legend Genndy Tartakovsky, at its upcoming CG feature adaptation of King Features’ classic ... Continue Reading →
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Alexander Armstrong Is New Voice of ‘Danger Mouse’

CBBC has announced that English actor, comedian and game show host Alexander Armstrong will lend his talents to the network’s reboot of classic cartoon Danger Mouse, set to premiere ... Continue Reading →
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Anima Bringing ‘Top Cat Begins’ to Theaters

Following its successful relaunch of the franchise with 2011′s Top Cat: The Movie, Mexico’s Anima Estudios is toiling away on a CG animated follow up feature: Top Cat Begins. ... Continue Reading →
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London Animation Fest Kicks Off October 24

The London International Animation Festival (LIAF) will return to the Barbican Centre for its 2014 edition, offering 10 days of forums, workshops and over 200 selections of animated ... Continue Reading →
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BAFTA Awards Scholarships to U.K., U.S. Students

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced the names of 21 students in financial need who will receive scholarships to study in the U.K. or U.S. (Los Angeles ... Continue Reading →
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‘Matt Hatter’ Scores Multi-Territory Cartoon Network Deal

Platinum Films is on a roll with its dimension-hopping adventure series Matt Hatter Chronicles, striking a multi-territory, three season deal with Cartoon Network just as Simba Dickie ... Continue Reading →