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Melissa Cobb Named VP of Netflix Kids & Family

DreamWorks veteran Melissa Cobb has been tapped by Netflix to serve as its new Vice President, Kids & Family, overseeing the creation and acquisition of series and films for its ... Continue Reading →
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Oscar-Winning Chilean Studio to Debut ‘Guitar & Drum’ Series at MIP

Punkrobot Animation Studio in Santiago, Chile — the shop behind Oscar-winning animated short Bear Story — will be presenting the pilot for a new short-form series called ... Continue Reading →
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Not to Scale Signs Oscar Winner John Kahrs

Commercial production company Not To Scale have signed Academy Award-winning director John Kahrs, who will join its newly opened Los Angeles studio for exclusive commercial representation. ... Continue Reading →
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SVA’s Dusty Awards Presenters Announced

Reeves Lehman, chair of the Film and Animation BFA programs at New York’s School of Visual Arts, and award-winning producer Annie Flocco — director of SVA’s 28th Dusty Film ... Continue Reading →
Dogs in a Park

Exclusive: Adult-Targeted ‘Dogs in a Park’ Animatic

You’ll never be able to look at man’s best friend the same way again after encountering the foul-mouthed comedic canines of Dogs in a Park — a short-form animated series aimed ... Continue Reading →
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‘Americano’ Flies Home with Lionsgate on June 13

Lionsgate is sending home audiences on a south-of-the-border adventure with animated feature Americano, migrating to DVD ($14.98), Digital HD and On Demand on June 13 — available ... Continue Reading →
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Reel FX Teams with Moonbot Creatives to Launch Flight School

Reel FX studio’s VR/AR division and the creative leadership from Moonbot Studios have joined forces to form a new multi-platform content studio, dubbed Flight School. The operation ... Continue Reading →
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Moore’s Women in Animation Fest Program Detailed

Moore College of Art & Design has revealed details of its four-day festival of animated films created by women (five features and 30 shorts), which will further celebrate the impact ... Continue Reading →
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Miss Crawly Gets Back in the Game in ‘Sing’ Mini Movie

Illumination Entertainment’s Sing is taking the home entertainment stage next month, with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment releasing the musical marvel on Digital HD March 3, ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Pictures Animation Reveals Slate through 2018

Sony Pictures Animation is forging ahead with its plans to increase its release output while creating a distinctive mix of titles, evidenced by the newly released feature film slate ... Continue Reading →