Annecy 2016 Celebrates Korean Animation

This year’s Annecy International Animation Film Festival will celebrate 130 years of comradeship between France and Korea, which was established with the first treaty of friendship, ... Continue Reading →

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Orphan Black Production Company Launches Animation Division Temple Street Productions forms Boat Rocker Media to oversee businesses including Toronto animation studio. Gia DeLaney Joines ... Continue Reading →
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Patricia de Wilde Named Director of Marketing for TeamTO

Paris-based studio TeamTO has promoted consultant Patricia de Wilde to the permanent position of Director of Marketing and New Business for the entire TeamTO group. The appointment ... Continue Reading →

French Short Wins Top Prize at Istanbul Animation Fest

The ninth edition of the Istanbul Animation Festival took place in the historic Turkish metropolis this week, and the top prize winner this year has been announced as French director ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Orders More ‘Tumble Leaf,’ Three New Series

Amazon Studios has reaped a new harvest from its latest fall pilot season, giving the green light to three original kids series and placing an order for a third season of Tumble Leaf, ... Continue Reading →

MIFA Opens 2016 Project Submission

The International Animation Film Market, or MIFA, is now inviting project submissions for the 2016 edition, to be held once again in conjunction with the Annecy animation festival. ... Continue Reading →

GKIDS Sets ‘Boy and the World’ Screenings for NYC, LA

GKIDS has announced that it will be bringing Brazilian artist Alê Abreu’s Boy and the World to the big screen in New York City and Los Angeles, opening December 11. Screenings will ... Continue Reading →

Inaugural Animate Dubai Extends Entry Deadline

Animate Dubai, the first international animated film festival to take place in the GCC region, is set to hold its inaugural event this December 3-5 at the Dubai Design District creative ... Continue Reading →

Deals and Highlights from Annecy 2015

Another Annecy festival has wrapped, with plenty of deals and news coming out of the ever-growing event. Among the highlights of the festival: Attendance at MIFA was up 10 percent ... Continue Reading →

‘April,’ ‘Cosmos’ Top Annecy Awards

Another Annecy festival is in the books, with the announcement of the awards for the 2015 edition of the animation festival in France. The feature film April and the Extraordinary World ... Continue Reading →