Red Band Trailer for ‘Hell and Back’ Unleashed

ShadowMachine Films has released the for-mature-auds-only red band trailer for its upcoming stop-motion feature Hell & Back. The R-rated comedy/adventure is directed by Tom Gianas ... Continue Reading →

FX Okays ‘Cassius & Clay’ Pilot

FX has ordered an animated action-comedy pilot from Megan Ganz (Modern Family, Community) and Archer creator Adam Reed (Floyd County Prod.), which puts a new twist on the Western (with ... Continue Reading →

NY Children’s Fest Sets 2016 Dates

The 19th edition of the New York International Children’s Film Festival — an Oscar-qualifying event for the Best Animated Short Film category — will be held February ... Continue Reading →
Andy Heyward

Anybody Here Seen Our Old ‘Friend, Martin?’

I am writing this blog on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and I know what a lot of you are thinking: this is very likely the only national holiday for which there is no animated film. Sorry, ... Continue Reading →

NYICFF Sets Jury and Previews 2014 Slate

The New York International Children’s Film Festival has announced its 2014 jury will include such luminaries as John Canemaker, Bill Plympton and Henry Selick, while its slate ... Continue Reading →

‘Ernest & Celestine’ Earns Top NYICFF Prize

The New York International Children’s Film Festival (NYICFF) has announced the winners of its 2013 awards, presented March 17 at the DGA Theater, with the 2D French feature Ernest ... Continue Reading →

Trailer Surfaces for Warner Bros.’ Epic ‘Cloud Atlas’

A new trailer for Warner Bros.’s adaptation of David Mitchell’s acclaimed novel Cloud Atlas has been generating lots of fan interest on the web today. The movie, which is directed ... Continue Reading →