Animatrik Licenses Giant, Breaks Mo-Cap Record

Vancouver’s Animatrik performance capture and virtual production house has licensed LEI/Giant technology from film production company Lightstorm Entertainment for use in its work ... Continue Reading →

Fuel, DeNA Team for ‘World of Thingies’

Fuel Entertainment and DeNA have announced a collaboration on a new animated series based on the interactive property World of Thingies. The show is planned for a worlwide release in ... Continue Reading →

‘Mutant Busters’ Coming to Neox Kidz

Spain’s Neox Kidz will debut the animated comedy Mutant Busters (52 x 11) on Saturday, October 31, following the launch of the series’ first webisode on Atresmedia Television on ... Continue Reading →

‘Little Charmers’ Enchants New Broadcasters, Licensees

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has announced three new licensing agents and two new broadcast partners for its magic-themed preschool brand Little Charmers. The enchanting trio will ... Continue Reading →

DisneyLife Announced for UK

Disney UK will soon be launching a new digital membership service, DisneyLife. The app, available for iOS and Android tablets and mobiles, will offer access to a massive collection ... Continue Reading →

EXCLUSIVE: First Look at Wizart’s ‘Sheep and Wolves’

Here’s an exclusive first look at the teaser trailer to Sheep and Wolves, an upcoming 3D animated feature film from Wizart Animation in Russia. Here’s how the studio describes ... Continue Reading →

Superights Plucks ‘Puffin Rock’

Superights Kids & Family Entertainment has been appointed as international distributor for animated preschool series Puffin Rock (78 x 7). The show is a co-production of Cartoon ... Continue Reading →

‘The Little Prince’ Opens Strong in China

The new animated adaptation of the famed tale of The Little Prince has opened strongly in China, posting $10.9 million in ticket sales. That’s good enough for third place at the ... Continue Reading →

British Animation Awards Announce 2016 Categories

The British Animation Awards, which will be celebrating its 20th anniversary next year, has announced the nomination categories for the 2016 edition. The BAA is asking the nation’s ... Continue Reading →

Call for Entries: Stuttgart Animation Fest

The Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) has issued its call for entries for the 23rd edition, taking place in the German city from April 16 to May 1, 2016. The ... Continue Reading →

Trailer, Tickets, Poster Released for ‘Force Awakens’

Just in case you missed it — there’s got to be at least one of you out there — the new, final trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is here. The new clip debuted during ... Continue Reading →

Stone Bridge Announces Tezuka Bio

Stone Bridge Press announces that it will be publishing a massive, single-volume celebration of the life and work of one of the comics and animation world’s most visionary figures. ... Continue Reading →

‘Winx Club’ Casts Spell Over Thailand

Rainbow’s magical fairy adventure Winx Club is taking wing to Thailand, where it will broadcast nationwide on leading Satellite TV provider JKN Channel beginning this month. This ... Continue Reading →

Not To Scale Signs N.Y. Animator Lucinda Schreiber

Film and animation content studio Not To Scale has signed on New York-based director, animator and illustrator Lucinda Schreiber for representation worldwide. Schreiber’s versatile ... Continue Reading →

Cartoonists Invited to Submit Sticker Designs for Viber

Global messaging app Viber, which caters to over 600 million unique users worldwide, has launched the second Sticky Fingers initiative in partnership with Talenthouse: My City, My Vibe. ... Continue Reading →

Spark Animation 2015 Kicks Off Oct. 21

Spark CG Society will present the 2015 edition of the Spark Animation Festival, Conference and Job Fair in Vancouver, BC from October 21-25 ( This year, festival screenings ... Continue Reading →

Animago 2015 Winners Announced

The Animago Award & Conference event has wrapped in Germany and organizers have released the list of projects honored at a special event Thursday evening at the Metropolis Hall ... Continue Reading →

Disney Unmasks ‘Sanjay’s Super Team’

The first clip for the upcoming Disney-Pixar animated short Sanjay’s Super Team has landed ahead of its theatrical debut November 25, when it will begin running in front of CG feature ... Continue Reading →

EFA Nominates 3 Animated Features

The European Film Academy has nominated three films for the European Animated Feature Film category for its 2015 awards, which will be presented Dec. 12 in Berlin. The nominated films ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Studios Announces 6 Animated Pilots

Amazon Studios announced the lineup for its fall children’s pilot season, which is scheduled to debut later this year exclusively on Amazon Video in the United States, United Kingdom, ... Continue Reading →