Int’l Emmy Kids Nominees, Short Form Category Announced

At a MIPCOM press event on Monday, the nominees for the International Emmy Kids Awards were announced by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, totally 28 nominees ... Continue Reading →

Studio 100 Picks Up Cyber Group’s ‘Mirette’, ‘Gilbert & Allie’ for GSA

Studio 100 Media is expanding its home entertainment business in German-speaking territories with third-party content being added to its library. Announced Wednesday, the company has ... Continue Reading →

Emmy Kids Awards Winners Celebrated in Cannes

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences presented the fourth annual International Emmy Kids Awards in Cannes during a special ceremony held in conjunction with the ... Continue Reading →

Stuttgart Taps 39 Projects for Animation Production Day

A healthy total of 39 animation projects representing the efforts of 14 different countries have been selected to take part in the 10th edition of Animation Production Day at the Stuttgart ... Continue Reading →

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Light Chaser Animation Releases First VR Story Short Sent Beijing studio’s debut effort goes behind the screen of a lover’s text quarrel into the world of emoji characters. Oculus’ ... Continue Reading →

PGS Gets Royal Treatment for Method’s ‘Little Prince’

Brand manager PGS Entertainment has secured a raft of international sales for season three of Method Animation’s award-winning CG series The Little Prince — based on the ... Continue Reading →
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Cancer Claims Hungarian Animator Andras Erkel

Animator Andras Erkel, founder of Hungary-based Studio Baestarts, died Dec. 29 from brain cancer. He was 52. Erkel started his animation career in the 1980s, producing a series of claymation ... Continue Reading →

eOne Inks Slew of Broadcast Deals

Entertainment One Family (eOne) has secured major broadcast agreements around the world for over 100 hours of kids’ programming from its catalog, which includes animated hits ... Continue Reading →

Intl. Emmy Kids Awards Set for Feb. 10 in N.Y.

The second edition of the International Emmy Kids Awards will take place Feb. 10 at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, in New York City. The nominees in the Kids Animation category are: • ... Continue Reading →

Method Launches ‘Little Prince’ Drawing Contest

In conjunction with the launch of the third season of the new animated adaptation of The Little Prince, producer Method Animation and distributor PGS are kicking of a global children’s ... Continue Reading →