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ITFS Headline News

ITFS Previews 2014 Program Highlights

From April 22-27, 2014, animated film fans and industry members from around the world gather to watch over 1,000 of the best and latest animated films representing the full range of the medium.

Animation Breakdown Headline News

‘Animation Breakdown Roundup!’ Comes to L.A. March 8

Animation Breakdown Roundup!, a one-day 90+-minute animation festival of 25 brand-new animated experimental shorts, will play in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 8 at 9:30 p.m. at The Cinefamily.

Women in Animation Headline News

WIA to Present ‘Directors’ Club’ Panel & Screening March 9

Elite group of women film and TV directors join Animation Breakdown and Women in Animation for the “Directors’ Club” event at The Cinefamily on Sunday, March 9th.

Autodesk Headline News

Autodesk Rolls Out Cloud-Based 3D Character Generator

Autodesk expands its cloud offering with the launch of Character Generator , an easy-to-use, web-based application that enables virtually anyone to create customized, rigged and ready-to-animate 3D characters.

Disney Headline News

‘Frozen’ Takes Top Animation Honors at BAFTA Film Awards

Following its rise to becoming one of the most successful Disney films of all time and taking in nearly a billion dollars at the global box office, Frozen wins the BAFTA for Best Animated Film.

Teruaki “Jimmy” Murakami Headline News

‘When the Wind Blows’ Director Jimmy Murakami Dead at 80

Legendary animator and director Jimmy Murakami, whose work includes the classic When the Wind Blows and The Snowman cartoons, has died at the age of 80.