Big Fish & Begonia

‘Big Fish & Begonia’ Makes a Splash on Disc

After 12 years in the making, a domestic box-office triumph in China and international buzz from critics and moviegoers, Big Fish & Begonia has landed on home video in North America ... Continue Reading →
The Mice War

David Chesky’s Pro-Peace Musical ‘The Mice War’ Now on Amazon

Grammy-nominated composer and lyricist David Chesky’s colorful, heartfelt CG indie feature The Mice Waris now available for streaming on Amazon, a year after it premiered as the opening ... Continue Reading →
Mark Miller

VFX Vet Mark Miller Heads Alkemy X LA Expansion

Creative content company Alkemy X is expanding to the West Coast, and has hired Emmy-nominated visual effects veteran Mark Miller to head its Los Angeles-based VFX and post-production ... Continue Reading →
King Julien

DreamWorks Scores 5 Daytime Emmys; Netflix Tops Toon Outlets

The 45th Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards took place Friday night in Pasadena, honoring programs, performers and creative craftspeople in the television and digital streaming space. ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Robot Trains’ Heads to ME, Shanghai Film Fest 2018, Michael Rosen Opening Children’s Media Conference & More

Mondo TV and Discovery Bring ‘Robot Trains’ to Middle East A three-year deal will set the 3D CG-animated action-adventure series on track in the region, with season 1 (32 x 11’) ... Continue Reading →
Little Princess

Illuminated Films at 25: A Very British Kind of Magic

***This article was written for the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 279*** As the founder of British animation studio The Illuminated Film Company, which celebrates its 25th ... Continue Reading →
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Renegade Animation at 25: The Little Toon Train that Could

How much of a challenge has it been to keep an animation studio up and running throughout the industry’s vast technological and artistic upheaval of the past 25 years? You can definitely ... Continue Reading →
All Hail King Julien: Exiled

45th Daytime Emmy Award Nominees Announced

Nominations for the Television Academy’s  45th Daytime Emmy Awards were announced Wednesday on CBS show The Talk. While ABC’s long-running soap opera titan General Hospital made ... Continue Reading →
1001 Nights

Big Bad Boo’s ‘1001 Nights’ Hops a Magic Carpet to GAS Region

Big Bad Boo Studios and BWO TV and Licensing announced that hit animated series 1001 Nights will be streaming on German-language online platform kinderkino.de, the Kixi App and Kixi ... Continue Reading →
Miraculous - Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir

ZAG Taps TabTale for First Official ‘Miraculous Ladybug’ Mobile Game

The first official, global mobile game based on ZAG Heroez Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir will arrive on April 25, thanks to leading game developer-publisher TabTale. ... Continue Reading →