Belly Flop

Triggerfish Nets Double Annecy Selection, Begins Third Movie ‘Seal Team’

Award-winning African animation studio Triggerfish will have two films screening at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival (June 11-16) in France, with the short film Belly ... Continue Reading →
Stardog and Turbocat

Pre-Sales Take Off for ‘Stardog and Turbocat’

Kaleidoscope Film Distribution has secured pre-sales in several territories for the family animated feature Stardog and Turbocat, now in production at Sheffield, UK studio Red Star. ... Continue Reading →
Artemis Fowl

‘Artemis Fowl’ Production Takes Wing

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures has announced the start of production on its adaptation of Eoin Colfer’s best-selling book series, Artemis Fowl. Principal photography has begun, ... Continue Reading →
Early Man

axisVFX Rocks 1,350 Shots for Aardman’s ‘Early Man’

UK-based axisVFX, the visual effects arm of Axis Studios and creator of high-end CG imagery for television and film projects, has delivered 1,350 shots over the course of 13 months ... Continue Reading →
Happy!

axisVFX Delivers 900 Shots for SyFy’s ‘Happy!’

Axis Studios’ visual effects are axisVFX has helped bring an imaginative new SyFy series to life, delivering 900 shots across eight episodes of Happy! — an imaginative send-up ... Continue Reading →
DuckTales

‘DuckTales’: Back in Action

One of the most overlooked treasures in the long history of Disney is the Donald Duck comic-book ... Continue Reading →
DuckTales: All Ducked Out!

Disney XD Launches ‘DuckTales: All Ducked Out!’ Avatar Creator

“Duckface” is getting a whole new meaning, thanks to a new avatar creator launched in anticipation of the brand-new DuckTales animated series. Available on the Disney XD app (for ... Continue Reading →
Monster High: Electrified

Axis Group Launches Unified Axis Studios Brand

UK-based animation and VFX collective Axis Group is officially reinventing itself as Axis Studios — a new powerhouse identity that unites its three branches and locations across ... Continue Reading →
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BGF Invests $2.5 million in U.K. Effects House Milk

The Business Growth Fund has invested an initial £2 million ($2.5 million) in Milk Visual Effects, an Oscar winning independent visual-effects company in the United Kingdom. The funding ... Continue Reading →
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‘DuckTales’ Premiere Dates Set; Title Sequence Teased

Disney XD’s new take on the classic animated series DuckTales will kick off its run with an hour-long premiere movie airing on the channel for 24 consecutive hours Aug. 12, with ... Continue Reading →