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‘Inner Workings’ Creator Leo Matsuda Signs to WME, Gotham Group

Annie Award-nominated animation artist and writer-director of the Disney theatrical short Inner Workings (released with Moana), Leo Matsuda, has signed on with WME and Gotham Group ... Continue Reading →
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Annapurna’s Adult Series ‘Amberville’ Underway at Amazon

Annapurna TV has announced it is developing a new adult-targeted, CG-animated series titled Amberville at Amazon Studios, for Amazon Prime Video. Created by Chris McCoy and Conrad Vernon ... Continue Reading →
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Alyce Tzue Directing ‘Lobo’ for Ichigo Ichie Films

Tokyo production company Ichigo Ichie Films has signed on a director for its CG animated feature project Lobo, with Student Academy Award-winner Alyce Tzue set to helm the kids’ book ... Continue Reading →
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The Animag 250: Agents to Watch

The Animation Magazine 250th issue celebration continues, this time with our list of agents to watch. They are: Brittany Balbo — United Talent Agency Joel Begleiter — United ... Continue Reading →
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World Animation & VFX Summit to Honor Phil Roman, Bonnie Arnold

Animation Magazine’s World Animation and VFX Summit will honor Phil Roman, iconic animator and founder of Film Roman, and How to Train Your Dragon 2 producer Bonnie Arnold at ... Continue Reading →
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Komixx Ent. and MacKinnon & Saunders Form New Studio

UK animation studios Komixx Entertainment and Mackinnon & Saunders have partnered to launch a new digital 2D animation studio. Mackinnon & Saunders Digital will be based in ... Continue Reading →
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Komixx, Gotham Group Launch Joint Venture

Komixx Entertainment Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of London-based Komixx Ent. Ltd., is teaming up with Los Angeles management and production company the Gotham Group to create a new joint-venture ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Summit to Spotlight ‘Rise of the Guardians’

DreamWorks Animation’s eagerly anticipated feature Rise of the Guardians has been generating huge buzz and emerged as one of the major frontrunners of this year’s very competitive ... Continue Reading →
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Shut Up! Cartoons Signs on With Gotham Group

YouTube channel Shut Up! Cartoons has entered into a representation agreement with The Gotham Group, which is recognized as the powerhouse management firm in the animation industry. The ... Continue Reading →
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Catching Up with Past Pitch Party Winners!

It has become an Animag annual tradition to revisit previous winners of our Pitch Party to see how they’re doing and what they have been working on since they won our contest. This ... Continue Reading →