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GLAS Animation Fest Reveals Guest Lineup

The second edition of GLAS Animation Festival is gearing up for its March 2-5 run in Berkeley, California. With the goal of expanding the scope of animation by bringing new voices, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Bunyan & Babe’ Gets Free Google Play Debut

Indie content distributor Cinedigm has announced that animated American folk tale adaptation Bunyan & Babe will be available for free in HD to viewers in the US and Canada through ... Continue Reading →
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FMX 2017 Chooses Slogan “Beyond the Screen” and Selects ‘Elemental’ as Trailer Check out the teaser for FMX “Beyond the Screen” (May 2-5, Stuttgart) ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: LAIKA Whips Up a ‘Perfect Storm’ for Kubo

The news broke Friday that the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences had selected the 10 films to advance in the Best Visual Effects Oscar race. While all the contenders are ... Continue Reading →
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PBS KIDS Dives into ‘Splash and Bubbles’ Movie

PBS KIDS is inviting youngsters and their guardians for a swimmingly swell time as it premieres the first television movie event for its undersea preschool property Splash and Bubbles, ... Continue Reading →
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How Women Modernized the Disney Princess BuzzFeed‘s Ariane Lange revisits the studio’s post-Walt princess history to follow the path of evolution from Ariel to Moana, with ... Continue Reading →
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A Voyage of the Heart

Visits to the people and places of the South ... Continue Reading →
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Persevering, with Delicacy

Director Claude Barras faced technical and emotional challenges in adapting a heartfelt and sensitive tale into the award-winning feature My Life as a Zucchini. It would be almost ... Continue Reading →
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Up in the Air

With Oscar’s picks for VFX in recent years running a wide gaunt, the race for  this year’s trophy is a wide open race with everything from traditional space drama to heartfelt ... Continue Reading →
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The Doctor is In

VFX artists prescribe a dose of Steve Ditko and a dash of Inception to create the unusual mystical ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Magazine Turns 30!

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Procidis Shops ‘Once Upon a Time…Life’ Around MENA

French indie animation studio Procidis has secured a raft of sales for the new updated version of its evergreen edutainment series Once Upon a Time…Life (26 x 26), an offshoot ... Continue Reading →
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‘Foxed’ Filmmaker James Stewart Signs to APA

Toronto-based director, producer and animator James Stewart — founder of Geneva Film Co. — has signed on with APA, Deadline reports. Stewart is currently working on a feature-length ... Continue Reading →
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Lin-Manuel Miranda Onboard Sony Animation’s ‘Vivo’

As the plaudits for Moana roll in like ocean waves, there’s more good news for songwriter and Broadway hit-maker Lin-Manuel Miranda (Hamilton), Deadline Hollywood reports he has secured ... Continue Reading →
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Studio Ponoc Teases ‘Mary and the Witch’s Flower’

An ex-Ghibli reunion is heading to Japanese theaters next summer as Studio Ponoc — founded by former Studio Ghibli producer Yoshiaki Nishimura — will release its first animated ... Continue Reading →
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Oscars: 10 Films Go into VFX Bake-Off

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 89th Academy Awards, taking place February ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘DuckTales’ Cast Flocks Together for Theme Song Singalong!

It’s not pony tails or cotton tails, no — it’s DuckTales! The Emmy Award-winning ‘80s cartoon is coming back to TV next summer in an all-new animated series on Disney XD, ... Continue Reading →
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CN Takes CAKE, TeamTO & Thuristar’s ‘My Knight and Me’ on Global Crusade

Cartoon Network is taking viewers back to the “Dark Ages” with the global acquisition of CG comedy series My Knight and Me, distributed by international kids’ entertainment specialist ... Continue Reading →
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21st Century Fox Makes $14.6 Billion Bid to Take Full Control of Sky Murdoch, Incorporated seeks to grow its media empire on the other side of the Atlantic by snapping up the remaining ... Continue Reading →
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‘Badanamu’ Hits the Right Note with Sky UK

London-based Sky has added a 70-installment package of CG-animated musical video clip short form series Badanamu to its VOD service offerings, including the Sky Kids app which launched ... Continue Reading →