KLIK

Twomey and Jafri to Speak at Amsterdam’s KLIK Fest

Amsterdam’s popular animation festival KLIK will feature keynotes by acclaimed director Nora Twomey (The Breadwinner) and Pakistani-Dutch filmmaker and media artist Faiyaz Jafri. ... Continue Reading →
Pingu in the City

Animation Block Party Full 2018 Lineup Revealed

The 15th annual Animation Block Party has unveiled its official lineup of films which will be screening in Brooklyn from July 26-29. Covering everything from fresh shorts to classic ... Continue Reading →
2018 Student Academy Awards

Academy Invites 928 New Members for 2018

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced the film industry individuals who have been invited by one or more branches to join in 2018. The list comes to 928 new ... Continue Reading →
On Happiness Road

First Selections for SICAF 2018 Revealed

The Seoul International Animated Film Festival, a.k.a. SICAF, has revealed the first batch of screenings selections, covering seven Official Competition categories and two Special Competition ... Continue Reading →
Bilby

Palm Springs ShortFest Sets Animated Premieres and Festival Faves for 2018

The Oscar-qualifying Palm Springs International ShortFest will showcase 333 films in 2018, including 42 World Premieres, 32 International Premieres, 42 North American Premieres and ... Continue Reading →
On Happiness Road

Jon Frickey’s ‘Cat Days’ Wins Stuttgart Trickfilm Grand Prix

The milestone 25th edition of the Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film drew to a close Sunday night, having attracted a record 95,000 visitors for six days of films, games, ... Continue Reading →
Birdlime

Fest Anča Selects: ‘Negative Space,’ ‘Ugly,’ ‘Birdlime’ Make the Cut

The 11th Fest Anča International Animation Festival — taking place June 28 to July 1 in Zilina, Slovakia — will be screening 283 thought-provoking shorts bot in and out ... Continue Reading →
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28th Animafest Zagreb Lineup Announced

The 28th World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb has revealed a rich and diverse program of over 350 films for the 2018 edition, taking place June 4-9. The lineup was ... Continue Reading →
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And the Oscar Goes to…

The 90th Academy Awards were held Sunday night, and unsurprisingly Pixar’s Coco was the big animated feature winner, giving director Lee Unkrich and producer Darla K. Anderson ... Continue Reading →
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90th Academy Awards: Nominee Reactions

Updates in progress. One of the biggest nail-biters of awards season is over, and we finally know which attention-grabbing animated films, VFX showpieces and musical moments have made ... Continue Reading →