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Oscar Watch: Best Animated Feature Contenders

As technology gets bigger and the world gets smaller, the annual animated feature landscape becomes more and more diverse, with audiences and critics alike willing to step outside their ... Continue Reading →
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Feathered Weapons

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‘Penguins,’ ‘Minions’ Get New Trailers

The animated spin-off competition heated up this week as new trailers for DreamWorks’ Penguins of Madagascar (out Nov. 26) and Universal-Illuminations’ Minions (July 10,2015) ... Continue Reading →
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New Clip Explores ‘Penguins’ Origins

With DreamWorks’ Penguins of Madagascar less than two months away, the studio’s given us a look at the origins of Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and the rest of their danger-loving ... Continue Reading →
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DreamWorks Unveils ‘Penguins’ Trailer, Poster

DreamWorks Animation has released a new trailer and poster for its upcoming CG animated feature Penguins of Madagascar (November 26), spun off from its hit Madagascar film and TV franchise. ... Continue Reading →
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Comic-Con: DreamWorks and ‘Star Wars Rebels’

Comic-Con is in full swing, with the animation events robust enough to excite even the most casual of toon fans. But, of course, with a show as big as Comic-Con, there’s no way ... Continue Reading →
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1st Trailer for ‘Penguins of Madagascar’ Feature

DreamWorks Animation has released a trailer for The Penguins of Madagascar, its feature-length theatrical version of the popular TV show, which itself is spun off from the Madagascar ... Continue Reading →
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Academy Invites 276 New Artists, Execs to Membership

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is extending invitations to join the organization to 276 artists and executives who have distinguished themselves by their contributions ... Continue Reading →
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Tackling the Big Questions

Several of this year’s Oscar contenders discuss their biggest challenges, triumphs, inspirations and the state of animation in a very good year. Peter Lord – Director, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Second Hand’ Wins Best Short Award at VIEW

The VIEW Conference, which is held this week in Turin, Italy, announced the winners of its awards and Social Contest 2012. The entries had been selected by an international jury composed ... Continue Reading →