‘Analysis Paralysis’ Wins Grand Prix at Encounters Fest

The winners of the 2016 Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival have been announced, with 23 honors bestowed at the Awards Ceremony in Bristol, England. The Animated Grand Prix ... Continue Reading →

Warner Animation Sets ‘Smallfoot’ for Spring 2018

Warner Animation Group announced at the Annecy festival on Tuesday that Warner Bros. has set a release window of Spring 2018 for the Group’s original animated feature Smallfoot. The ... Continue Reading →
Lawrence Guterman

‘Cats & Dogs’ Helmer Takes on CG ‘Bremen Town’

Luxor Entertainment has revealed that Lawrence Guterman, who directed the 2001 live-action/CG hybrid flick Cats & Dogs and 2005′s Son of the Mask, has scripted and will be ... Continue Reading →

Rhythm & Hues Declares Bankruptcy

We were sad to hear that legendary vfx and animation studio Rhythm & Hues has filed for bankruptcy after a deal for Indian-based Prime Focus to buy the Oscar-winning house fell ... Continue Reading →

Building a Beguiling Bengal Tiger

VFX supervisor Bill Westenhofer discusses some of the mind-blowing visual effects of Ang Lee’s Life of Pi. Life of Pi is not a movie about mathematics, but numbers played a big role ... Continue Reading →

How to Build a Better Teddy Bear!

We shed light on how a seasoned team of vfx pros brought Seth MacFarlane’s misbehavin’ toy bear to animated life in the new comedy, Ted. Fans of Fox-TV’s Family Guy and American ... Continue Reading →

Beyond Talking Pigs and Singing Chipmunks

VFX powerhouse Rhythm & Hues celebrates 25 colorful years, embarks on more ambitious projects and plans bigger expansion overseas. Although average moviegoers may not be able to ... Continue Reading →

Hub Unleashes New ‘Pound Puppies’ Episodes

The Hub’s top-rated series Pound Puppies will return with new episodes on August 13, capping off the week-long Dog Days of Summer programming event on the cabler. Produced by Hasbro ... Continue Reading →

The Hub Plans Special Summer Lineup

The Hub TV network will introduce its Saturday Mashup scheduling beginning on Saturday, May 28, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The special themed lineup that will highlight the network’s game ... Continue Reading →