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Shout! Scores NorAm Rights to ‘In This Corner of the World’

Multiplatform media company Shout! Factory has struck a deal with London-based producer/licensor/distributor Animatsu Entertainment to distribute animated feature In This Corner of ... Continue Reading →
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Cape Town Int’l Animation Fest Offers Something for Everyone

The sixth edition of Cape Town International Animation Festival, presented by Animation SA, is gearing up for its March 3-5 run at the city’s River Club in Observatory. This year’s ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: GLAS Animation Festival 2017 Signal Film Director Albert Omoss and electronica duo Pal&Drome create a monochromatic digital metamorphosis for the fest, which will highlight ... Continue Reading →
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GKIDS Dishes Up ‘My Life as a Zucchini’ US Trailer

GKIDS has released the official English-language US trailer for Claude Barras’s internationally acclaimed stop-motion feature My Life as a Zucchini. The new dub features the voices ... Continue Reading →
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Annecy Celebrates China as 2017 Guest Country

Organizers of the Annecy International Animated Film Festival and the MIFA film market have revealed highlights planned in celebration of its guest country for 2017: China. This year’s ... Continue Reading →
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Golden Globes Reveals 2017 Nominees

Golden Globe winners Don Cheadle and Laura Dern and Golden Globe nominee Anna Kendrick got up extra early Monday to announce the nominees for the 2017 awards race at L.A.’s Beverly ... Continue Reading →
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Ventana Sur Announces Inaugural ‘Animation!’ Winners

This year’s edition of the Ventana Sur film market in Buenos Aires featured its first-ever dedicated pitch sessions for animated TV series and film projects. Branded “Animation!”, ... Continue Reading →
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MIFA Pitches 2017 Seeks More US Participation

The call for projects for the 2017 MIFA Pitches, to be held during the Annecy festival and market in France (June 12-17), is seeking greater participation by US-based creators this ... Continue Reading →
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Turner, ASA Announce Discop Animation Pitch Winner

The 2016 edition of DISCOP Africa has wrapped in Johannesburg, attracting more than 1,250 international and regional media professionals eager to take advantage of the continent’s ... Continue Reading →
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Genco & Animatsu Score Major AFM Sales for ‘In This Corner of the World’

Critically acclaimed anime feature In This Corner of the World (Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni) has secured sales deals in three key territories during the American Film Market, following ... Continue Reading →