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Daily News Bytes: ‘Rocky & Bullwinkle’ New Trailer, Clips; SYMHC Tackles Lotte Reiniger, Animation with Purpose & More

Tokyo Anime Centre Presents “Pretty Museum” A special limited-time exhibit celebrates the release of PriPara & kirattoPri Chan the Movie: Kirakira Memorial Live, complete with ... 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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‘Lotte That Silhouette Girl’ Wins Best Short at AmDocs

This past weekend, a tribute to a pioneering figure of animation took the Best Short Film honors at the 2018 American Documentary Festival in Palm Springs, CA. Woven of music, light ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: New ‘Wrinkle in Time’ Spot, Funimation’s ‘Free!’ Makes a Splash, ‘The Glassworker’ Update & More!

Pakistan’s First Hand-Drawn Animation Looks at the Effects of War on Kids Pioneering writer-director Usman Riaz and Mano Animation Studios have unveiled the first 8 minutes of their ... Continue Reading →
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Blue Sky Announces First Female-Directed Movie ‘Foster’

Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios (Ferdinand, Ice Age, Rio) have announced their 15th animated movie, working titled Foster, being co-directed by Karen Disher and Steve Martino (The ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Futurama: Radiorama’ Arrives, Execs Move Up at Deluxe, New Chitose Airport Lineup, & More

New Chitose Airport Animation Festival 2017 Official Selection The still young fest has attracted an impressive lineup of films from internationally renowned animators, including Koji ... Continue Reading →
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1st Cardiff Animation Festival Launching April 2018

A new, dedicated animation festival is coming to the Welsh capital of Cardiff next year, with the inaugural Cardiff Animation Festival officially slated for April 20-22, 2018. The event ... Continue Reading →
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Getty Center Hosts Lotte Reiniger’s ‘Prince Achmed’ in March

One of pioneering animator Lotte Reiniger’s most highly regarded works is returning to the screen on March 21 at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, with Dungen Presents: The Adventures ... Continue Reading →
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’Inner Workings’: How Disney Innovated the Oscar-Contending Hybrid Short Bill Desowitz for Indiewire goes inside Moana’s short counterpart with director Leo Matsuda and key creatives ... Continue Reading →
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Roger Enrico Dies: Former DreamWorks Animation Chairman Was 71 Corporate titan best known for making Pepsi a pop-culture icon was “a leader in every sense of the word, owning a rare ... Continue Reading →