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Fest Anča Selects: ‘Negative Space,’ ‘Ugly,’ ‘Birdlime’ Make the Cut

The 11th Fest Anča International Animation Festival — taking place June 28 to July 1 in Zilina, Slovakia — will be screening 283 thought-provoking shorts bot in and out ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Akira’ to Screen at ABP, Giddyup ‘Pottyhorse’, Cannes Shorts Selections & More

Animation Block Party 2018 Presents ‘Akira’ The 15th annual ABP is gearing up to take over Brooklyn July 26-29, and Animation Magazine has learned that one of the screening highlights ... Continue Reading →
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Animafest Zagreb Children’s, World Panorama Selections Announced

The World Festival of Animated Films – Animafest Zagreb has revealed its selections in the Films for Children Competition and World Panorama programs for the 2018 edition, taking ... Continue Reading →
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China’s Hishow Picks Up ‘Tall Tales’ from PGS & ON

Beijing-based Hishow Entertainment has acquired distribution rights in China for European animated feature Tall Tales: The Magical Garden of Antoon Krings, as well as exclusive merchandising ... Continue Reading →
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Volga Eyes Indie Animation Acquisitions at Cannes

Cannes’ most famous event, the glitzy and star-struck film festival, often overshadows the nuts-and-bolts business that goes on at the same time at the Cannes Film Market, which ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoons on the Bay 2017 Pulcinella Award Winners

Annual Italian animation confab Cartoons on the Bay wrapped up over the weekend with the Pucinella Awards gala. The ceremony capped three days of screenings, master classes, and networking, ... Continue Reading →
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Weinstein Hops on Ballerina Animation ‘Leap!’

The Weinstein Company announced it will be releasing Leap! — a French-Canadian CG animated feature centered on a late 19th century Paris ballet school — in theaters on March ... Continue Reading →
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Rodolphe Guenoden to Direct FDNY Animation ‘The Bravest’

Rodolphe Guenoden, a Gobelins graduate and longtime DreamWorks Animation artist, has been tapped to direct new animated feature The Bravest. The announcement was made by Main Journey ... Continue Reading →
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Quad’s Animated ‘Ballerina’ Ready to Move

French producers Nicolas Duval, Yann Zenou and Laurent Zeitoun (Quad Films) have announced their next project, a 3D animated feature called Ballerina. Quad is the shingle behind recent ... Continue Reading →