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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 →
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Nominations Announced for 90th Academy Awards

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 90th Annual Academy Awards this morning. The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on March ... Continue Reading →
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Oscar’s Short Film Shortlist

In December, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the titles advancing to nomination voting for the 90th Academy Awards Best Animated Short Film race. Plucked from ... Continue Reading →
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Academy Advances 10 Animated Shorts in Oscar Race

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Monday morning that 10 animated short films will advance in the voting process for the 90th Academy Awards, whittled down from ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Making ‘Negative Space’, iClone 7 Served with PopcornFX, ‘Lovesick’ Tix & More!

Harryhausen Props & Memorabilia Hit the Block On December 13, Surrey’s Ewbank’s Auctions will offer up more than 200 lots of special effects and animation legend Ray ... Continue Reading →
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2018 Animated Short Oscar Submissions Revealed

The 90th Academy Awards short animation race will have 63 films in the first heat, according to a list of titles submitted for consideration obtained by Cartoon Brew. This is down just ... Continue Reading →
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‘Negative Space’ Picks Up Positive Buzz

When animation directors Ru Kuwahata and Max Porter came across Ron Koertge’s poem Negative Space on Facebook (of all places!), they had a feeling it would be a good inspiration ... Continue Reading →