The co-director of last summer’s smash hit discusses the challenges of making a sequel feel fresh, fun and compelling.
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 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.
Splash Entertainment’s hit animated series Sabrina, Secrets of a Teenage Witch flies her broom to Lionsgate with home entertainment deal for U.S., U.K. and Canada.
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.
Renowned French animation studio Je Suis Bien Content chooses Toon Boom Harmony to produce its latest feature films project, A Rigged World, with iconic comics artist Jacques Tardi.
Nexus director Conor Finnegan creates the stop-motion music video, “Sound of Horns,” for Candice Gordon’s debut EP, “Before the Sunset Ends.”
BAFTA-winning Studio AKA director Marc Craste completes the first TV commercial for the re-launched TSB bank.
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.
Industry veteran and former head of the CalArts Character Animation program dies at the age of 75 from causes related to pulmonary fibrosis.
Dolby teams with Oscar-winning Moonbot Studios to create Silent, an animated story about the partnership of picture and sound in movie entertainment.
A visually intriguing re-exploration of "dog as man’s best friend" set in a surreal industrial world.
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.
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.
A wild child, raised by wolves, is forced to reconnect with humanity and conform to a society he can barely comprehend.
The legendary director talks about his final and most controversial animated film, ‘The Wind Rises.’
The Solid State teams with The Smith Family on an animated web series to raise awareness of over 600,000 disadvantaged Australian children.
Animator Rino Stefano Tagliafierro tackles the emotions evoked by classic art in his new animated short film.
Tributes from the animation community to director and producer Michael Sporn, whose impact on a generation of animators goes far beyond his work.