Unicorn Wars

Autour de Minuit & Cinema Public Launch Adult Animation Label Azimut

Paris-based Autour de Minuit and Cinema Public Films have launched a new adult and young adult-targeted animation distribution outfit, Azimut. Formed with the goal of spreading innovative ... Continue Reading →
Birdboy, Isle of Dogs, and The ABCs of Death

Animafest PRO Zagreb: Hear from Pedro Rivero, Vimeo, Stop-Mo Gamers & More

The World Festival of Animated Film, taking place in Zagreb June 4-9, has revealed highlights of its Animafest PRO program. This important section covers film production and distribution, ... Continue Reading →
2018 Quirino Award winners

Quirino Awards Announces Its Inaugural Winners

The first edition of the Quirino Awards for Ibero-American Animation were held Saturday evening in Tenerife, Spain, celebrating the amazing talent and creativity of producers on both ... Continue Reading →
Cartoon Movie

Record Participation for the 20th Cartoon Movie

Cartoon Movie, the European pitching event for animation films, took place in Bordeaux last week with more than 900 participants (+20% in two years) from 41 different countries, with ... Continue Reading →
The Animals’ Christmas

Cartoon Movie Top 20: The Next Big Euro Animation Wave

Last week, over 900 international animation producers, directors, distributors, sales agents from 41 different countries gathered in Bordeaux for the 20th edition of the annual Cartoon ... Continue Reading →
Way of Giants

Quirino Awards Finalists Announced

The Ibero-American Animation Quirino Awards have announced the finalists in nine categories for its inaugural edition, taking place April 6-7 on the Spanish island of Tenerife. The ... Continue Reading →
Birdboy: The Forgotten Children

‘Birdboy’ Flies Home with GKIDS March 13

Alberto Vázquez and Pedro Rivero’s angsty indie delight Birdboy: The Forgotten Children is ready to come home to roost on Blu-ray + DVD combo pack, with a release set for March 13 ... Continue Reading →
Birdboy: The Forgotten Children

‘Birdboy’: How to Make an Indie Angsty Critters Movie

It would be quite an understatement to say that Alberto Vázquez and Pedro Rivero’s  acclaimed Birdboy: The Forgotten Children is unlike any movie you will see this year. After all, ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Birdboy’ Opens Friday, Syfy Gets ‘Happy!’, Image Engine Breeds ‘GoT’ Dragons & More

Christopher Meloni and Patton Oswalt on the Insane Syfy Series ‘Happy!’ Having just premiered to strong ratings, the hybrid series adaptation of Grant Morrison’s graphic novel ... Continue Reading →
Ethel & Ernest

Nominees Revealed for Inaugural European Animation Awards

The short film, TV and feature film nominees for the first-ever European Animation Awards — dubbed the “Emiles” — have been revealed, displaying the variety of stories ... Continue Reading →