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Emoji Movie by Sony Animation to Hit Theaters in Augus 2017 SPA’s CinemaCon presentation dished details on the curious film concept set in the fantastical digital world inside your ... Continue Reading →
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KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival Tours Europe with Dutch Filmmakers and Screenings Screenings at studios, schools and festivals will bring a taste of The Netherlands to 9 cities in ... Continue Reading →
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VES Names 2016 Board, Re-Elects Chair Mike Chambers

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has announced the 2016 officers for its Board of Directors. The officers, who comprise the VES Board Executive Committee, were elected at the January ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Confirms Sonic Live-Action Hybrid Flick

Interesting news for fans of iconic videogame star Sonic the Hedgehog: Sega president & CEO Hajime Satomi has confirmed in an interview with The Worldfolio that “Sega Sammy Group ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Names Randy Lake Prez of Studio Ops, Imageworks

Sony Pictures Entertainment has appointed Randy Lake as President, Studio Operations & Imageworks. He is tasked with overseeing all operations, strategy and planning for Sony Pictures ... Continue Reading →
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CreateVR Wins at Digital Hollywood, Clios

CreateVR — the virtual reality production house parented by Create Advertising — has been doubly honored in recent days with top awards at two prestigious industry events. ... Continue Reading →
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Judge Upholds Amended VFX and Animation Antitrust Lawsuit

A federal judge has rejected VFX and animation companies’ motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit claiming the companies conspired to suppress wages and agree not to poach each ... Continue Reading →
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WAC 2015 Opens Submissions

OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISIONS FOR THE 2015 World Animation Celebration International Short Film Festival! The World Animation Celebration 2015 Animated Short Film Festival is now accepting ... Continue Reading →
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Valiant Comics Come to Movies with 5-Picture Sony Deal

Move over Marvel and DC, comics publisher Valiant Entertainment is coming to the big screen thanks to a deal it struck with Sony Pictures for a five-movie series starring Bloodshot ... Continue Reading →
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China’s DMG Buys Stake in Valiant Comics

China/US film production group DMG has taken an equity stake in indie comics publisher Valiant Entertainment, with plans to turn some of the company’s more popular characters ... Continue Reading →