10 Animated Shorts Advance in Oscar Race

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has named the 10 animated short films advancing to the next consideration stage  for the 88th Academy Awards, taking place February ... Continue Reading →

Disney Unmasks ‘Sanjay’s Super Team’

The first clip for the upcoming Disney-Pixar animated short Sanjay’s Super Team has landed ahead of its theatrical debut November 25, when it will begin running in front of CG feature ... Continue Reading →

‘Good Dinosaur’ Trailer 2 Offers Expanded Look

Disney has released a second official trailer for Pixar’s upcoming CG animated adventure through prehistory, The Good Dinosaur, in English and Spanish versions. The new preview ... Continue Reading →

Khan Academy Launches ‘Pixar in a Box’

Free online education outlet Khan Academy (KhanAcademy.org) has launched Pixar in a Box — a new resource that explores the academic concepts behind Pixar Animation Studios’ ... Continue Reading →

Disney Digs Up New ‘Good Dinosaur’ Trailer

A brand new trailer and image for Disney-Pixar’s upcoming holiday release The Good Dinosaur have launched, shedding light on director Peter Sohn’s incredible vision of a ... Continue Reading →

Pixar Releases RenderMan 20

Pixar Animation Studios has released version 20 of its Oscar-winning RenderMan software, introducing innovative ways to more easily and quickly create cinematic quality imagery. Highlights ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH Sets Production Sessions

SIGGRAPH has announced the complete lineup for this year’s Production Sessions program for its 42nd annual conference, set for Aug. 9-13 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The ... Continue Reading →

New Teaser and Poster for ‘Good Dinosaur’ Arrive

Disney has unveiled a new teaser trailer and poster for Pixar’s upcoming Thanksgiving holiday release, The Good Dinosaur. Out November 25, the prehistoric buddy comedy is directed ... Continue Reading →
Robin Chandler

Chandler to Head DreamWorks Animation Theatrical Publicity

Former Pixar Animation Studios publicity lead Robin Chandler will join DreamWorks Animation as the studio’s head of theatrical publicity. Chandler, a 25-year industry veteran ... Continue Reading →

‘Dragon 2,’ ‘Mickey’ Dominate 42nd Annie Awards

The big night has come and gone — and it was a good one for DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon 2 and Disney TV Animation’s Mickey Mouse. Dragon 2 dominated ... Continue Reading →