11-11: Memories Retold

Elijah Wood, Sebastian Koch to Voice Aardman & Bandai’s ‘11-11’

Aardman and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe have revealed more details of their recently announced World War I adventure 11-11: Memories Retold. The title’s main protagonists are ... Continue Reading →
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Netflix Nabs Distrib Deal for Hot ‘Next Gen’

Streaming powerhouse Netflix is continuing its massive acquisition sweep. Deadline reports that it has picked up the global distribution rights of the new animated robot buddy comedy ... Continue Reading →
Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero

‘Sgt. Stubby’: Tale of a Terrific Terrier

***This story was written for the May 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 280*** Inspirations for animated projects can arrive from the unlikeliest of sources. Just ask writer, director ... Continue Reading →
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MGM Sets ‘Addams Family’ for 2019; Oscar Isaac in Talks for Gomez

MGM has announced that its animated The Addams Family feature film will be released on October 11, 2019 — just in time for Halloween! Based on the classic cartoons by Charles ... Continue Reading →
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SC Films Sets ‘White Fang’ World Premiere for Sundance

Sales rep SC Films International has announced that CG animated epic White Fang will have its world premiere screening at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival (Jan. 18-28 in Park City, UT). ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: George Romero & Martin Landau Pass, Emoji Steamboat Willie, & More

George A. Romero, ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Creator, Dies at 77 The man who created the zombie zeitgeist which still permeates pop culture today has gone to rest, following ... Continue Reading →
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Market Showcase: Mirsand Ltd.

Valeria Dobrolyubova Head of sales Mirsand Ltd. distribution company Valeria Dobrolyubova is currently Head of sales at Mirsand Ltd. distribution company that handles the rights for ... Continue Reading →
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Emily Hubley Among UCLA Film Fest Honorees

The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television will honor veteran animator Emily Hubley along with six-time Academy Award-winning filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather, Apocalypse ... Continue Reading →
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Six Kids Pilots Coming to Amazon June 26

Amazon Instant Video users in the U.S., U.K. and Germany will have access to six new kids’ pilots as of Friday, June 26. The 2015 pilot season includes animated fare for kids ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon Greenlights Six New Kids Pilots

Amazon Studios is looking to build on its success with original kids’ series like the multi-award winning Tumble Leaf by trying out six new kid-targeted pilots in its upcoming ... Continue Reading →