Bob's Burgers

Simpsons, Belchers & Griffins Feature in Fox Fanfare at SDCC

FOX TV is heading to San Diego Comic-Con 2018 with special programming for seven hit series — includings its fan-favorite animated comedies Bob’s Burgers, The Simpsons and Family ... Continue Reading →
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Stuttgart Plans Symphony of Animation & Music Programming

The 25th International Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (April 24-29) will celebrate the tantalizing combination of music and animation in a variety of flavors, from music video ... Continue Reading →
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FMX: Meet ‘Blade Runner’s Rachael, Explore Tunnel AR & Go Commercial

We are (thisclose) to the next FMX conference in Stuttgart (April 24-27), but there’s still new program highlights to explore. Recent additions have been announced for the “Digital ... Continue Reading →
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Stoner Streamer 420TV Launches with Toons on Deck

On Thursday at 4:20 p.m. PT (appropriately), the world gets its first dose of 420TV — a new VOD channel dedicated to all things cannabis. Reflecting the evolving cultural attitudes ... Continue Reading →
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420TV Picks Up and Re-Ups Trae tha Truth’s Animated Series

420TV — a VOD channel set to launch early this year as a premium outlet for cannabis news, entertainment and lifestyle content — has secured a programming deal with hip-hop ... Continue Reading →
David Silverman

AFM: China Lion Gets Its Paws on ‘Extinct’ from ‘Simpsons’ Alums

Multi-territory distributor China Lion Entertainment Production has boarded animated feature project Extinct, from director David Silverman (Monsters, Inc., The Simpsons Movie) and ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Simpsons’ Headlines, ‘Titans’ Tunes, Rooster Teeth Clips & More

’The Problem with Apu’ Trailer Asks: Is Apu from ‘The Simpsons’ a Minstrel? Comedian and astute social commentator Hari Kondabolu funnels decades of dislike into a feature-length ... Continue Reading →
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Festival Report: Italy’s BergamoTOONS a Celebration of Laughter

The month of June ended on an animated note in northern Italy thanks to the inaugural edition of the BergamoTOONS Festival, which became “the world capital of cartoons” from June ... Continue Reading →
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Our Best and Brightest

The Animation Magazine Hall of Fame Awards reflect the hard work, creativity and public spirit the icons of animation and VFX display in their careers and in their lives. Animation ... Continue Reading →
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‘Simpsons’ Vet David Silverman Set for Italian BergamoTOONS Fest

This summer, the north of Italy plays host to a three day celebration of animation as the BergamoTOONS Festival runs June 22 through. In addition to free symposiums, film screenings ... Continue Reading →