Ani x Para: Who Is Your Hero?

NHK to Air Paralympic-Themed Anime Shorts in Run-Up to 2020

Beginning next month, Japan’s public broadcaster NHK will air a series of animated shorts with the hope of stirring interest in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Titled Ani x Para: ... Continue Reading →
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MIPCOM: International Emmy Kids Awards Nominees Announced

The nominations for the International Emmy Kids Awards were revealed in Cannes on Monday, with the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announcing a total of 28 nominees ... Continue Reading →
The Reflection: Wave One

Stan Lee & Hiroshi Nagahama’s ‘Reflection’ Debuts July 22 in Japan

A new superheroic collaboration between American comics legend Stan Lee and acclaimed Japanese anime director Hiroshi Nahamaha (Mushishi, Flowers of Evil, Detroit Metal City) will bow ... Continue Reading →
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FNE at Anifilm 2017: France Takes Top Animation Awards Jean-François Laguionie took the top feature prize at Czech Republic’s Anifilm festival for Louise by the Shore, with a special ... Continue Reading →
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CLIPS: ‘Mike Tyson Mysteries’ Returns for Third Season Iron Mike and his mystery-solving team return to correct (or cause) more mayhem starting with “Help A Brother Out” ... Continue Reading →
Leanne Passafonti

Leanne Passafonti’s Career as a Head of Production Development

As a go-to person for creators and producers looking for a Head of Production Development, Leanne Passafonti has helped various clients make new connections, look for co-production/distribution ... Continue Reading →
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Ryoichi Ueda Takes Over as NHK President

Former Mitsubishi executive Ryoichi Ueda has assumed the post of President of national pubcaster NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation). He is taking over for Katsuto Momii, whose three-year ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: War for the Planet of the Apes | Official Trailer | 20th Century Fox The third chapter of the acclaimed blockbuster franchise, directed by Matt Reeves forces Caesar and his apes ... Continue Reading →
Hayao Miyazaki

Miyazaki May Exit Partial Retirement for First CG Feature

Fans sort of assumed it was only a matter of time before irrepressible creative guru Hayao Miyazaki canceled his (sixth) retirement, announced in all seriousness in 2013 when he was ... Continue Reading →
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Int’l Emmy Kids Nominees, Short Form Category Announced

At a MIPCOM press event on Monday, the nominees for the International Emmy Kids Awards were announced by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, totally 28 nominees ... Continue Reading →