Bao

TAAFI Offers Exclusive Taste of ‘Bao’ with Domee Shi

The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International is welcoming director Domee Shi back to her childhood hometown for a premiere screening of her new Pixar Animation Studios short Bao ... Continue Reading →
Big City Greens

Disney Re-Ups ‘Big City Greens’ Ahead of June Premiere

Disney TV has ordered a second helping of upcoming original animated comedy-adventure series Big City Greens, set to premiere Monday, June 18 (9:30 a.m. EDT/PDT) across Disney Channel, ... Continue Reading →
Futurama

Happy President’s Day from Animation Magazine

Hey there, readers! The Animation Magazine crew will be out of the office on Monday, February 19 in observance of President’s Day. There will be no Monday morning newsletter, but ... Continue Reading →
Animayo 2017

Spain’s Animayo Declared an Oscar Qualifying Festival

The new year is off to a strong start for Animayo, with the news that the Gran Canaria event is the first dedicated animation fest in Spain to be declared a Qualifying Festival for ... Continue Reading →
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Happy New Year from Animation Magazine!

To our wonderful readers: Animation Magazine will be taking our annual end-of-year holiday until Tuesday, January 2. It’s been a real wild ride this year, but we believe in the energy, ... Continue Reading →
Coin Operated

Lost in Space: Nicholas Arioli’s ‘Coin Operated’ Heads to AFI Fest

One of the 63 animated shorts submitted for Oscar consideration this year, Coin Operated from Nicholas Arioli was recently profiled in Animation Magazine. The poignant and engaging ... Continue Reading →
The Breadwinner

Clip: A Little Girl Makes a Big Decision in ‘The Breadwinner’

We’re just about a week away from the highly-anticipated US theatrical release of Nora Twomey’s The Breadwinner, and GKIDS is threatening to break our hearts with this new preview ... Continue Reading →
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MIP: New Series Bring Magical, Caring & Comical Characters to Cannes

Dandelooo (France) will be strutting their mutt Stinky Dog on home turf once again, following the (52 x 13′) 2D buddy comedy’s warm reception at Cartoon Forum in Toulouse. ... Continue Reading →
The Burden

‘The Burden’ Wins Best Film at Fantoche Fest

Winners for the 2017 Fantoche International Animation Film Festival were announced over the weekend, with this year’s competition having received a formidable 26,300 submissions ... Continue Reading →
Jennifer McCarron

Thunderbird Appoints Key Execs; Jennifer McCarron Heads Atomic Cartoons

Vancouver-based multiplatform company Thunderbird Entertainment has made a series of key management appointments, including naming Ivan Fecan interim CEO of Thunderbird and promoting ... Continue Reading →