Calligraphy Takes Flight in an Award-Winning Animation
Iranian director and animator Meghdad Asadi Lari’s graduate school thesis film Simorgh transforms beautiful lettering into unique avian characters.
Pixar Animation Studios Open Sources Universal Scene Description
Top studio opens up USDI technology used to interchange 3D graphics data through various DCC tools, which provides a scalable solution for complex CG film and game production workflows.
Heritage Auctions: Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction in Dallas
Running August 4-6 on the floor in Dallas and online, Heritage is offering works by Alex Raymond, Bernie Wrightson, Steve Lightle, Michael Kaluta and more from titles spanning Swamp Thing to Suicide Squad.
Call for Entries: Animage Festival
Competition submissions are open through September 11 for the international animation festival in Pernambuco, Brazil, taking place November 22-27.
U.K. Kids’ Animation Series Embroiled in Islamophobia Controversy
Viacom-owned Channel 5 pulled from streaming an episode of Fireman Sam which contained a scene in which a character seems to have a page of the Koran underfoot.