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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 →
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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 →
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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 →
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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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ShortsTV to Release Oscar-Nominated Shorts on Feb. 9

ShortsTV (www.shorts.tv) has teamed up with Magnolia Pictures to once again offer cinephiles around the world the chance to catch all the short film Academy Awards contenders on the ... 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 →