Rainbow Crow

Virtual Reality Toons Steal the Spotlight at SIGGRAPH

“Working in VR is like jumping out of a plane,” said acclaimed animation director Jorge Gutierrez (The Book of Life, El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera). “Then, when ... Continue Reading →
Animal Crackers

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 →
After All

Australian Academy Names Animated Short AACTA Nominees

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts has announced the first round of nominees for the AACTA Awards — those in the Best Short Fiction Film and Best Short Animation ... Continue Reading →
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Exclusive: ‘Tumble Leaf’ Season 3 Trailer from Amazon Kids

An all-new seasons of colorful, creative adventures is heading to streaming as season three of Amazon Original Series Tumble Leaf takes flight on Tuesday, August 15. A fresh batch of ... Continue Reading →
Have a Nice Day

Chinese Black Comedy ‘Have a Nice Day’ Goes Global

Paris-based sales company Memento Film International has secured a raft of deals that will bring Chinese filmmaker Liu Jian’s animated crimeland dramedy Have A Nice Day to multiple ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Dark Tower’ Featurette, Win for ‘Vincent,’ Chris Sullivan Crowdfunds

VIDEO: ‘The Dark Tower’ – The Legacy of the Gunslinger Idris Elba discusses playing the bullet-spewing brooder Roland, Matthew McConaughey talks The Man in Black, ... Continue Reading →
The 20 Days

Animalps Builds Feature & Series Co-Pro Slate at MIFA

France’s Animalps Productions has come out the MIFA market in Annecy with a foursome of new feature and TV co-production announcements. Topping these developments is a co-development ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Annecy Look-Back, Animation LootCrate, Boomerang’s ‘Dorothy’ & More

VIDEO: Film Ambience Annecy 2017 A quick video tour through the weeklong whirlwind which as Annecy/MIFA, which totted up an amazing 10,000 accreditations (including 3,000 for the market), ... Continue Reading →
Jorge Gutiérrez

Jorge Gutiérrez Chairing Spark Animation 2017 Conference

Spark CG Society welcomes The Book of Life helmer Jorge R. Gutiérrez as the Spark Animation 2017 Conference Chair. The visionary Mexican animator, character designer, painter, writer ... Continue Reading →
The Master

‘The Master,’ ‘Parque Pesadelo’ Light Up Lanterna Mágica Awards

An Estonian stop-motion short swept Brazil’s Lanterna Mágica animation festival awards this weekend, with Riho Unt’s The Master taking three prizes (Best Film, Best Direction and ... Continue Reading →