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Relaunched ‘Cosmos’ Lands on Home Video

The most unexpectedly awesome use of animation this year comes home with the release of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (Fox, $59.99 Blu-ray, $49.98 DVD). The revival of the classic Carl ... Continue Reading →
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Bending Time and Space

Veteran ... Continue Reading →
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Kounterclockwise in ‘Forever-Land’: Extended Interview

We caught up with indie animator Jim Lujan and Cleveland rap sensation Deacon Burns (who with partner Kaya Rogue is best known as Kounterclockwise) ... Continue Reading →
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WIA Assembles Director’s Panel Event

Women In Animation has set a Director’s Club panel featuring the industry’s top female directors as its March tent-pole event at Cinefamily. Sponsored by Six Point Harness ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Block Plans L.A. Valentine’s Spotlight

This past summer, I had the exciting opportunity to produce a rock show for Animation Block Party. It featured memorable performances from some of my favorite artists: Adam Green, Binki ... Continue Reading →
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Mondo, Blue Ant Launch Animated Pitch Project

Blue Ant Media, owners of Bite TV, and Mondo Media have teamed up with YouTube to announced a new animated comedy shorts pitch for content targeting teens and young adults: Bite on ... Continue Reading →
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Cinedigm and Yekra to Release ‘Dick Figures’ Movie

Cinedigm and Yekra have announced plans to release the popular, crowd-sourced Dick Figures: The Movie on September 17. The property, which has registered over 350 million views on YouTube ... Continue Reading →
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Crowd-Funded ‘Dick Figures’ Movie Gets Release Date

The creative cartooning duo of Ed Skudder and Zack Keller aren’t just dickin’ around: the enormously popular anti-heroes of their Dick Figures YouTube series will get their ... Continue Reading →
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Five Animated Shows Get Streamy Award Noms

The nominations for the 3rd annual Streamy Awards were announced early Monday. The five nominees for Best Animated Series are:     Tom Hanks’ Electric City (Tom Hanks, ... Continue Reading →
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Six Point Harness and Titmouse Launch Rug Burn Channel

Six Point Harness and Titmouse have launched a new YouTube animation channel called Rug Burn. The founders of these prominent independent animation studios have been close friends for ... Continue Reading →