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People on the Move: ‘Detective Pikachu 2’ Director, New Exec Appointments & Artist Signings

Portlandia co-creator Jonathan Krisel is in talks to direct Legendary Entertainment's sequel to Pokémon Detective Pikachu, Deadline reports. Chris Galletta (The Kings of Summer) is writing the...

BFI Short Form Animation Fund Invests Over £1 Million in 15 New Projects

The BFI is investing £1.1 million in 15 new, bold and ambitious animation projects, announced as the recipients of the latest round of the BFI Short...

Animation Ireland Opens Doors to Northern Irish Studios

Animation Ireland, Animation UK and Northern Ireland Screen have agreed to a deal that will open membership to studios based in Northern Ireland. As decided...

TV & Streaming Bites: Black History Month Highlights, Cartoonito in EMEA, Masha on Top & More

Netflix Kids & Family invites viewers to celebrate Black History Month with an entertaining, joyful selection of titles collected under Black Stories for Families....

Manchester Animation Fest Unveils Hybrid Program, New Feature Competition

Manchester Animation Festival (MAF), the U.K.'s largest animation festival, has today revealed its program for 2021. Returning for its seventh year as a hybrid...

Annecy: UK Animation Panel Offers Perspective, New Initiatives

An online panel of leading figures from the U.K. animation industry shined a light on insights, trends and opportunities in the sector in the...

BAFTA-Winning Studio Blue Zoo Celebrates 20 Successful Years

Blue Zoo, the award-winning animation studio behind short-form projects such as the BAFTA-nominated short Mamoon and commercials for clients including Pokémon and Disney, is...

Moonraker VFX Urges Bristol Industry to Join Inclusive Mentorship Program

Award-winning Bristol, U.K. visual effects studio Moonraker VFX is taking a stand on the lack of diversity in the creative industries, calling for more...

UK Animation & VFX Industry Diversity Report Shows Gains, Highlights Future Priorities

A new report on inclusion and diversity in the U.K. VFX, animation and post-production sectors has been published by UK Screen Alliance, in conjunction...

BFI Launches Short Form Animation Fund Supporting UK Creatives

The British Film Institute has launched a new Short Form Animation Fund, offering support for higher-budgeted animated works from U.K.-based teams, Animation UK reports. “Short...

UK Animation & VFX Industries Report Major Gains

The British Film Institute has released new research demonstrating the positive impact of tax relief schemes on production for screens of all sizes --...

Animation UK, UK Screen Alliance Name Council Reps

Key audiovisual industry policy-making bodies UK Screen Alliance and Animation UK, which united in 2016, have elected new council representatives. The UK Screen Facilities...

Animation UK Successfully Campaigns for More Kids TV Funding

Animation UK (part of the UK Screen Alliance) has waged a successful campaign to secure additional money for children’s TV programming in the country,...

UK’s Blue-Zoo, China’s CU Animation Form Lanzu JV

Award-winning UK-based animation studio Blue-Zoo announced at Annecy a funding deal with China UK Animation Company (a subsidiary of Zhong Ze Culture Investment Group)...

CBBC Adds Tiger Aspect’s Tim Searle, Ups Anna Davies

UK's CBBC Productions has boosted its scripted production team with the appointment of Tim Searle, formerly of Tiger Aspect, to oversee its animated comedy...

Downing Street Fetes Aardman, UK Animation

Animation UK and the newly formed UK Screen Alliance joined Aardman Animations on Tuesday in celebration of the iconic Bristol-based studio’s 40 year anniversary...

German Co-Producers Spotlight UK & Ireland at Cartoon Forum

The German Producers Alliance took to Cartoon Forum in Toulouse to promote international co-productions on Tuesday, September 13. This year’s focus was on partnering...

One-Day Event to Focus on U.K. Animation Tax Break

The UK’s Children’s Media Conference (CMC) will host a one-day event exploring the implications of the upcoming U.K. Animation Series Tax Break for animation...
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