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John Krasinski Unleashes Inner Beast in ‘Animal Crackers’ Trailer

Blue Dream Studios has released a new official trailer for its upcoming CG animated feature Animal Crackers via The Hollywood Reporter, giving potential moviegoers a taste of what propelled ... Continue Reading →
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Original Force Taps GFM to Take ‘Duck Duck Goose’ Global

Original Force Animation co-Presidents Sandra Rabins and Penney Finkelman Cox, and CEO/Founder Harley Zhao, have appointed GFM Animation and GFM Films to handle international sales ... Continue Reading →
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Shout! Scores NorAm Rights to ‘In This Corner of the World’

Multiplatform media company Shout! Factory has struck a deal with London-based producer/licensor/distributor Animatsu Entertainment to distribute animated feature In This Corner of ... Continue Reading →
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Weinstein Hops on Ballerina Animation ‘Leap!’

The Weinstein Company announced it will be releasing Leap! — a French-Canadian CG animated feature centered on a late 19th century Paris ballet school — in theaters on March ... Continue Reading →
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Happy Thanksgiving from Animation Magazine

Dear readers, The Animation Magazine staff will be out of the office on Thursday, Nov. 24, celebrating Thanksgiving Day — some of us more elegantly than others. No matter how ... Continue Reading →
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Genco & Animatsu Score Major AFM Sales for ‘In This Corner of the World’

Critically acclaimed anime feature In This Corner of the World (Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni) has secured sales deals in three key territories during the American Film Market, following ... Continue Reading →
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Rodolphe Guenoden to Direct FDNY Animation ‘The Bravest’

Rodolphe Guenoden, a Gobelins graduate and longtime DreamWorks Animation artist, has been tapped to direct new animated feature The Bravest. The announcement was made by Main Journey ... Continue Reading →
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DDI Sets ‘Spark’ Flying at AFM

From the American Film Market in Santa Monica, DDI CEO Jason Moring has announced that animated space adventure Spark has sold to several territories. DDI has inked deals with Kaleidoscope ... Continue Reading →
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Studio 100 & Red Kite Animation Team for ‘Princess Emmy’

At AFM in Santa Monica, Studio 100 Media (German) and Red Kite Animation (UK) announced a new feature collaboration, Princess Emmy – The Movie. Red Kite is a co-producer with ... Continue Reading →
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Wizart Unveils New ‘Snow Queen 3’ Poster & Stills

Russian animation powerhouse Wizart is attending the American Film Market this week (Loews #721) with a number of feature films on offer. These include completed projects The Snow Queen, ... Continue Reading →