TIFF Plans Major Stop-Motion Retrospective

The Toronto International Film Festival (www.tiff.net) will be presenting a pan-genre retrospective on the art of stop-motion animation at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto, running ... Continue Reading →

Wild Bunch to Pitch ‘Playmobil’ at Toronto

France’s Wild Bunch plans to launch its animated Playmobil feature at the Toronto International Film Festival. According to reports, Wild Bunch is in advanced negotiations with a ... Continue Reading →

Third Beastly Bards Short Premiering at TIFF

Canadian studio TOGETHER: Words + Pictures for Art and Culture announces that the third installment of its “Beastly Bards” series of animated shorts, The Ballad of Immortal Joe, ... Continue Reading →

Job, Joris & Marieke’s ‘Otto’ Premiering at TIFF

Netherlands animation, illustration, design and music studio Job, Joris & Marieke has announced that their newest short film, (Otto), will have its premiere during the upcoming ... Continue Reading →

NFB Premiering ‘BAM’ at TIFF

The National Film Board of Canada will return to the Toronto International Film Festival (Sept. 10-20) this year with an impressive lineup of features and shorts, including the world ... Continue Reading →

‘Song of the Sea’ Opens in NYC, Toronto December 19

GKIDS has announced the North American release date for Cartoon Saloon’s highly anticipated animated feature Song of the Sea. The folk tale inspired 2D film will open in New York ... Continue Reading →

EXCLUSIVE ‘Letter to Momo’ Clip; Opens in Theaters Aug. 29

Director Hiroyuki Okiura’s A Letter to Momo is coming to select theaters Aug. 29, and we’ve got a sneak peek at an exclusive clip. Distributed by GKIDS, the film opens ... Continue Reading →

TIFF, NFB to Celebrate McLaren Centennial

On Sept. 7, the centenary of the birth of National Film Board of Canada film and animation legend Norman McLaren will be celebrated with a free program of outdoor screenings, accompanied ... Continue Reading →

‘Song of the Sea’ to Premiere at TIFF

Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon’s highly anticipated feature Song of the Sea is set to have its world premiere Sept. 6 at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. The ... Continue Reading →

‘Henchmen’ Short Premieres at SIGGRAPH

To get the hype up for the new indie animated feature project Henchmen, produced by Bron Studios in association with Gary Sanchez Productions, the filmmakers premiered last night a ... Continue Reading →