Buddy Thunderstruck

American Greetings & UYoung Strike China Deal for ‘Buddy Thunderstruck’

American Greetings Entertainment has tapped UYoung Media to sell and distribute all media rights for its stop-motion action-comedy Buddy Thunderstruck in mainland China. The series, ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes: SIGGRAPH Submissions Open, ‘Kim Possible’ Goes Live-Action, ‘Gotham by Gaslight’ on DVD & More!

SIGGRAPH 2018 Seek Submissions The world’s top interdisciplinary showcase of computer graphics and interactive techniques has opened submissions for the 45th conference, set for aug. ... Continue Reading →
annie-awards-150

‘Coco’ Conquers at 45th Annie Awards

ASIFA-Hollywood held its 45th Annie Awards ceremony Saturday night, honoring the best in animation production and individual achievement across 36 categories (including this year’s ... Continue Reading →
Nora Twomey

Nora Twomey, Floyd Norman, ‘Coco’ Star Among Annie Presenters

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced the presenters for Saturday’s 45th Annie Awards at UCLA’s Royce Hall. These include actress Wendie Malick, Coco star Anthony Gonzalez (voice ... Continue Reading →
Napping Princess

GKIDS & Shout! Tuck ‘Napping Princess’ in on Disc

Kenji Kamiyama’s highly acclaimed 2017 feature Napping Princess is coming home in North America this month when GKIDS and Shout! Factory present the whimsical reality-hopping adventure ... Continue Reading →
ASIFA-Hollywood-150

ASIFA Announces Juried Annie Award Recipients

ASIFA-Hollywood has announced this year’s recipients for its Juried Awards honoring career achievement and exceptional contributions to animation. The Winsor McCay Award for career ... Continue Reading →
annie-awards-150

45th Annie Awards Submissions Open Aug. 14

ASIFA-Hollywood has given the heads-up that the call for entries for its 45th Annual Annie Awards will open on Monday, August 14. Honoring excellence in the field of animation, Annie ... Continue Reading →
Tumble-Leaf-150

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 →
ASIFA-Hollywood

ASIFA-Hollywood Budgets $160K for Programs & Events

ASFIA-Hollywood has this year earmarked an unprecedented $160,000 for animation-based programs and events — a nearly 14% increase in funding over the organization’s 2016 discretionary ... Continue Reading →
irish-animation-awards-150

2017 Irish Animation Awards Winners Announced

The second edition of the biennial Irish Animation Awards took place in Dingle over the weekend at a ceremony in The Skellig Hotel. The well-attended event included representatives ... Continue Reading →