A-List Cast Announced for ‘Blazing Samurai’

The producers of upcoming animated family comedy Blazing Samurai (slated for August 4, 2017) have announced that Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Cera and Mel Brooks will lead the film’s ... Continue Reading →

AFM: Shout! Nabs NorAm Rights for ‘Albert’

Shout! Factory and Sola Media GmbH have inked a deal that will bring the new animated feature Albert – Up, Up and Away to the U.S. and Canada. The CG film, directed by Karsten ... Continue Reading →

Terry Jones to Direct ‘Sherlock Hound’

Simon Crowe’s SC Films International has announced that it is onboard for upcoming 3D animated family flick Sherlock Hound and the Case of the Missing Santa Claus, which will be directed ... Continue Reading →

The Animag 250: Can’t Miss Events

The Animation Magazine 250th issue celebration continues, this time with our list of can’t miss events. They are: American Film Market Animation Masters Summit Animex Int’l ... Continue Reading →

Wizart Signs New Territories for Film Slate

Russian toon house Wizart Animation has closed out a successful visit to the American Film Market, closing new deals for its completed and upcoming CG feature films. Presented at the ... Continue Reading →

Market Showcase: Anima Vitae

Company: Anima Vitae Website: Anima Vitae has been one of the leading independent animation studios in Nordic countries for well past decade. Anima is best known for 3D ... Continue Reading →

Anima Vitae Strengthens Ties to Asia and Hollywood

Anima Vitae, the Finnish animation studio behind the movie Niko 2 – Little Brother, Big Trouble, The Flight Before Christmas and The Magic Crystals is expanding to Asia and strengthening ... Continue Reading →

CMG Sells 3D ‘Legend of Sarila’ at AFM

L.A.-based Cinema Management Group has sold its Canadian 3-D stereoscopic animated feature The Legend of Sarila to Russia’s Luxor, Germany’s Telepool and Israel’s 5 Star Pictures ... Continue Reading →

Wizart Releases New Pics, Trailer for ‘Snow Queen’

We have covered the progress of Russian studio Wizart’s epic new CG-animated feature The Snow Queen in the magazine before. The new take on the 19th century fairy tale by Hans Christian ... Continue Reading →