Don Greenberg

VIEW Adds ‘Incredibles’ Creatives, VFX Supes, Parks Pro to Speaker Line-Up

Italy’s VIEW Conference for animation, visual effects, games, AR/VR and immersive storytelling — taking place in Turin Oct. 22-26 — has announced an impressive roster ... Continue Reading →
Piggy

Pinkava and Oftedal Reveal Secrets of VR ‘Piggy’

Show biz folks know that comedy is hard, and timing is everything. But when you try to make people laugh in the world of virtual reality, everything is a million times more difficult. ... Continue Reading →
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Animal Behavior: Life, Marriage and 2D Toons

Alison Snowden and David Fine are back in fine form with their clever new NFB short Animal Behavior. Being ... Continue Reading →
VR projects in 42nd Annecy International Animation Festival

Annecy to Spotlight 11 Animated VR Projects

Eleven state-of-the-art animated VR projects will make their debut at this year’s Annecy International Animation Festival. The 42nd edition of the festival runs June 11-16 in Annecy, ... Continue Reading →
Museum of Symmetry

NFB VR Experience ‘Museum of Symmetry’ Heads to Berlin, Annecy

Museum of Symmetry, a virtual reality experience directed and animated by Paloma Dawkins and produced by the National Film Board of Canada, will make its world premiere at A MAZE, the ... Continue Reading →
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News Bytes: Rick & Morty Visit the Ponyverse; NFB Shorts, ‘Yoko’ in China; Snoop Leads Sci-Fi Indie & More!

Rick and Morty Made a Bizarre Appearance on ‘My Little Pony’ Two very intense animation fandoms have collided in a recent episode of Friendship Is Magic “Grannies Gone Wild” ... Continue Reading →
The Subject

Cannes Selects NFB Short ‘Subject’ for Directors’ Fortnight

The National Film Board of Canada returns to Cannes for a second year, with Patrick Bouchard’s animated short The Subject (Le Sujet) selected for the 50th Directors Fortnight (May ... Continue Reading →
Arden’s Wake: Tide’s Fall

‘Arden’s Wake’ Sequel Among Tribeca Virtual Arcade Premieres

New York’s 17th Tribeca Film Festival (April 18-29), presented by AT&T, has unveiled its 2018 immersive program, showcasing works by artists who are pushing boundaries in technology ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘The Simpsons’ Meets ‘Reservoir Dogs,’ ‘Moss’ Q&A, NFB Progresses to Gender Parity & More

GDC Speaker Q&A: Polyarc’s Brendan Walker Discusse the Intersection of Art and Engineering in ‘Moss’ The recently released VR game is one of many intriguing projects featuring ... Continue Reading →
2018 Annecy International Animated Film Festival and MIFA

Annecy Unveils 2018 Poster, WIA to Receive MIFA Industry Award

Organizers of the 2018 Annecy International Animated Film Festival and MIFA (June 11-16) have revealed this year’s official event poster. The artwork was created by Quebecois illustrator ... Continue Reading →