Nightmare in the Morning

Disney XD Slates First Student Short Premiere from Animag Rising Star Yonatan Tal

This Saturday, March 24, Disney XD will premiere music-driven short Nightmare in the Morning from Yonatan Tal during his third year at CalArts in the Character Animation program. Airing ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Meet ‘Christopher Robin’, Berlinale Talks ‘Isle of Dogs’ & ‘Blade Runner 2049’, and More!

Animation Shares Untold Stories of Congo’s Girl Soldiers Working with designers PositiveNegatives and DRC-based illustrator Rodriguez Mungulirwa, Child Soldiers International’s ... 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 →
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Blue Zoo Knits Up Charming Xmas Short ‘Lynx & Birds’

BAFTA-nominated UK shop Blue Zoo Animation Studio (http://blue-zoo.co.uk) is entering the annual holiday toon stakes with an adorable new CG short, Lynx & Birds. The ultra-cute ... Continue Reading →
KLIK Awards

‘Negative Space’ Wins Best Short at KLIK Animation Fest

The colorful, energetic KLIK festival of animated film has wrapped up its 10th edition in Amsterdam, capping six days of screenings, special guests (including Star vs. The Forces of ... Continue Reading →
Robin Joseph

Robin Joseph Launches New Short ‘Fox and the Whale’

As a freelance production designer and concept artist, Robin Joseph’s clients have included major studios such as Pixar, Illumination, DreamWorks, Blue Sky and Sony. But the Indian-born ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Kevin McTurk Takes Swing at ‘Haunted Swordsman,’ Turner Joins FupiToons, Toys ‘R’ Us Files Bankruptcy & More

AAN Partners with Turner for DISCOP Joburg & FupiToons Festival The global broadcasting giant will reunite with African Animation Network during the South Africa content confab, ... 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 →
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Job, Joris & Marieke Get Loopy with 3D Prints for Happy Camper

Dutch creative studio Job, Joris & Marieke — which recently took the Grand Prize at the 2017 New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival for Heads Together and received an ... Continue Reading →
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Nimble Collective & Chocolate Soop Present “March of Robots” Challenge The industry’s first cloud native animation platform and Dacosta Bayley’s animation studio celebrate ... Continue Reading →