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Capturing ‘ADAM’: How Unity, Animatrik & DI4D Humanized Robots in Dystopia

Conceived as an ambitious experiment to showcase the power of the Unity game engine’s real-time rendering, ADAM from Oscar-nominated director Neill Blomkamp (District 9, Chappie) ... Continue Reading →
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FMX: Meet ‘Blade Runner’s Rachael, Explore Tunnel AR & Go Commercial

We are (thisclose) to the next FMX conference in Stuttgart (April 24-27), but there’s still new program highlights to explore. Recent additions have been announced for the “Digital ... Continue Reading →

Oats Studios Unites with Unity Technology

Back in 2016, Unity Technology released a short film called ADAM about a cyborg who awakens and wanders out into a futuristic world to discovered armed guards, others like himself, ... Continue Reading →
The Wishgranter

1st BAFTA Student Animation Award Backed by LAIKA

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced the finalists for the inaugural, 2017 BAFTA Student Film Awards. Nine nominees have been selected from a short list of ... Continue Reading →
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Report from Stuttgart: From Bombay Roses to Slide Guitars, Works in Progress Showcased

While the Animation Production Day presented 44 new projects to potential partners over two days, the ITFS offered a unique insight into four new feature-length projects at the stages ... Continue Reading →
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Woodstock Film Fest Lineup Announced

The complete lineup for the 2016 Woodstock Film Festival has been published, including this year’s 82-minute short animation program (plus Q&A). This is the first Woodstock ... Continue Reading →
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Otomo’s ‘Short Peace’ to Screen at Hiroshima Fest

Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo will present parts of his new Short Peace anthology project at the upcoming Hiroshima Intl. Animation Festival. Produced by the animation team at Sunrise, ... Continue Reading →
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Avast! Aardman’s ‘Pirates’ to Attack Theaters This Friday!

With The Pirates! Band of Misfits Peter Lord and his team have outdone themselves with another delightful, beautifully crafted animated movie. We’ve all seen stop-motion family pictures, ... Continue Reading →