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Manimation 2016 Speakers Announced

Manchester, UK’s animation and content creation conference Manimation has revealed its speaker lineup for the 2016 edition, taking place Thursday, November 17 at Auto Trader, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Glammys School of Fashion Vlog’ Launching at MIPJunior

Independent Italian entertainment company European Television Service will launch its first animated project at next month’s MIPJunior event: Glammys School of Fashion Vlog will make ... Continue Reading →
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Boat Rocker’s Jam Filled Ent. Acquires Arc Assets

Jam Filled Entertainment — a full service Canadian animation company recently acquired by Boat Rocker Media — has purchased the principal assets of recently shuttered Arc ... Continue Reading →
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Okanagan Animation Fest Debuts in 2017

The inaugural Okanagan International Festival of Animation (OkIFA) will present five days of animation and digital media screenings, market and conference sessions next year from October ... Continue Reading →
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OIAF Teams with Corus and Toon Boom for ‘Pitch This!’

The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF) — North America’s leading animation film festival — announces an exciting opportunity for aspiring TV toon creators. ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

French TV Animation: Major Hike in French Public Support Mechanisms in 2016 Tax rebates and automatic subsidies now account for 35% to 40% of average budgets for TV animation productions ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Toon Boom Animation Acquires TACTIC Studio from Southpaw Technology TBA buys up the related IP for the asset management, production tracking and review tool, now to be renamed Toon ... Continue Reading →
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Bakshi Talks ‘Last Days of Coney Island’

This story originally appeared in the December 2015 issue of Animation Magazine. Ralph Bakshi has long been one of the true rebels of animation, having directed features like the X-rated ... Continue Reading →
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Toon Boom, SPA Team for Hybrid Feature ‘Klaus’

Toon Boom Animation agreed to a technology collaboration with The SPA Studios for a hybrid animated feature film slated for theatrical release in 2019. Titled Klaus, the feature is ... Continue Reading →
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A Master Back at Work

Ralph Bakshi returns to animation with Last Days of Coney Island, a mini-movie he animated almost completely by himself and released ... Continue Reading →