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FaceRig Creators Holotech Receive $2M in Funding

Romanian software company Holotech Studios SRL, makers of the animation program FaceRig, announced it has secured $2 million USD. The investment, received by venture capital fund SignalFire, ... Continue Reading →
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Leighton R. Lloyd Named COO of SuperdopeTV

Leighton R. Lloyd has joined LA-based kids’ media startup SuperdopeTV as Chief Operating Officer. Reporting to Mychal Simka and Barry Katz, the new exec will oversee day-to-day ... Continue Reading →
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Simka and Katz Launch Multi-Channel Venture SuperdopeTV

Writer/producers Mychal Simka and Barry Katz are launching SuperdopeTV, a new on-line content network devoted to kids (age 5 to 12) properties. The venture is now raising capital through ... Continue Reading →
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Poetry and Personal Connection: ‘Window Horses’

An imaginative young Canadian poet named Rosie Ming (voiced by Sandra Oh) learns about Persian culture and the healing power of poetry ... Continue Reading →
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Blindraw Challenge Connects Creativity and Compassion

A new viral campaign to raise awareness and critically necessary funds to aid the people affected by the Syrian refugee crisis, especially kids, officially kicked off in honor of International ... Continue Reading →
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‘Moomin’ Series Crowdfund Campain Exceeds $250K

The Indiegogo campaign to crowdfund the ambitious visual development of Gutsy Animations’ new Moomin series has inspired fans from across the globe to help raise $253,320. The campaign’s ... Continue Reading →
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The Orange Years Launches Indiegogo Campaign with Video Tribute to Classic Nickelodeon Shows New documentary project will journey behind the scenes of the world famous kids’ network, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Rumour Mill’ Assembles Award-Winning Team

BAFTA-winning and Oscar-nominated producer Chris Hees (The Bigger Picture) is teaming up with another award winner, director Bexie Bush (Mend and Make Do) for her next animated short ... Continue Reading →
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‘Hardboiled’ Director Holds AMA Amid Funding Campaign

Award-winning Brooklyn animation director Peter Sluszka (virtually) headed over to Reddit today for an Ask Me Anything session. Users chimed in with questions about the science and ... Continue Reading →
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Legendary Director Jan Svankmajer and Athanor Productions Launch Indiegogo Campaign for ‘Insects’ The award-winning Czech animator seeks $150k for one final, surreal stop-motion ... Continue Reading →