Hallowaiian: Adventure Hawaii

SC Brings Tropical Terror to EFM with ‘Hallowaiian’

London-based sales co. SC Films International will be taking a new family-friendly animated island adventure to the upcoming European Film Market in Berlin with Hallowaiian: Adventure ... Continue Reading →

New York Children’s Fest Scheds ‘Lu,’ ‘White Fang,’ First “VR JR”

The New York International Children’s Film Festival — taking over the Big Apple Feb. 24 through March 18 — has announced its 2018 Special Screenings and its first-ever ... Continue Reading →
Isle of Dogs

CES: FoxNext Takes You Inside the Virtual Making of ‘Isle of Dogs’

Fox’s games and VR division, FoxNext, took the stage at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to offer a sneak preview of Isle of Dogs Behind the Scenes (in Virtual Reality), ... Continue Reading →
World of Tomorrow Episode Two

Don Hertzfeldt’s ‘World of Tomorrow’ Pt. 2 Arrives on Vimeo

American indie animation icon Don Hertzfeldt has come a long way since his line-drawing schadenfreude shorts like Billy’s Balloon and Rejected, delving to new creative and emotional ... Continue Reading →

Ingrid Nilsen, Elizabeth Banks Star in Baobab’s ‘ASTEROIDS!’

Leading immersive animation shop Baobab Studios today debuted its highly anticipated VR film ASTEROIDS! The short features Ingrid Nilsen as the voice of Peas in her first VR endeavor, ... Continue Reading →

Bold Ideas Shine at the 2017 Student Academy Awards

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has a notable history of honoring student filmmakers with medals for their thesis films. That honor roll includes directors John Lasseter, ... Continue Reading →
Anthea Kerou

2017 World Animation Celebration Judges Announced

The official judges panel for The World Animation Celebration 2017 international short film animation festival have been announced, with pros from across the animation and visual effects ... Continue Reading →
The Head Vanishes

‘The Head Vanishes’ Takes Palm Springs ShortFest Grand Jury Award

The 2017 Palm Springs International ShortFest film festival and market concluded with an awards ceremony June 25, bestowing more than $115,000 in prizes (including $20,000 cash) to ... Continue Reading →

Project Greenlight & Tongal Name “Next Great Animated Series”

Project Greenlight Digital Studios (from Adaptive Studios) and Tongal have revealed the winner of its “Next Great Animated Series Contest”. The honor was awarded to Alec ... Continue Reading →

‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’ Launching on April 20

Adult Swim is gearing up to take fans beyond the garage and on to incredible, chaotic adventures with the release of Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality on April 20. The multi-dimensional, ... Continue Reading →