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‘Isle of Dogs’: Apocalypse Bow-Wow!

*** This story originally appeared in the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine (No. 279)*** Awe-inspiring stop-motion animation? Check! An unusual storyline driving a magical blend ... Continue Reading →
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Critics Wag Tails for Anderson’s ‘Isle of Dogs’

Wes Anderson’s much anticipated new animated feature Isle of Dogs made a big splash at the Berlin Film Festival yesterday. The film which opened the prestigious cineaste event pays ... Continue Reading →
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Director Stanislav Sokolov Discusses the Making of Epic Film ‘Hoffmaniada’

One of the animated features debuting at this week’s Berlin Film Festival and European Film Market is Russian director Stanislav Sokolov’s much anticipated stop-motion feature Hoffmaniada. ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘GoT’ Guys Tapped for ‘Star Wars’ Slate, ‘Isle of Dogs’ Clip, ‘Nomad of Nowhere’ Teaser & More!

David Benioff & D.B. Weiss to Write/Produce New ‘Star Wars’ Films Walt Disney Studios announced via StarWars.com that the creators of HBO’s Emmy-winning fantasy epic adaptation ... Continue Reading →
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Akkord Conjures ‘Petronella the Apple Witch’ for Film & TV

German animation producer Akkord Film and publisher Boje (part of Bastei Lübbe AG) are planning to enchant audiences through screens big and small with adaptations of best-selling ... Continue Reading →
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‘Rabbit School’ Is a Spring Success in Europe

Following its world premiere at the Berlin Film Festival, family animated feature Rabbit School – Guardians of the Golden Egg has had a strong debut in cinemas, clocking 103,518 ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Movie Announces 2017 Tribute Nominees

Organizers of Cartoon Movie — Europe’s premiere animated feature pitching and co-production event — have revealed the finalists for the 2017 Cartoon Tributes honors. ... Continue Reading →
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GKids Picks Up ‘Rabbi’s Cat,’ ‘Zarafa’ for U.S.

Indie U.S. distributor GKids has picked up rights to the French animated features The Rabbi’s Cat and Zarafa, according to Variety. The announcements come on the eve of the Annecy ... Continue Reading →