Nominations for television, news, radio, promotional writing, and graphic animation are announced for the 2013 Writers Guild Awards.
GKIDS receives four Annie Award nominations for “The Rabbi’s Cat,” “From Up on Poppy Hill,” and “Zarafa.”
Walt Disney Studios’ Tim Burton-directed black and white stop-motion feature, “Frankenweenie,” is named the Best Animated Film of 2012 by the New York Film Critics Circle.
Pixar’s latest animated feature is nominated in eight categories at the 40th Annual Annie Awards, including three separate nominations in Character Animation in a Feature Production.
Genndy Tartakovksy’s “Hotel Transylvania” leads with eight Annie nods including Feature Film, Director; animated short “Goodnight Mr Foot” and Imageworks’ Visual Effects on “The Amazing Spider-Man” also recognized.
Toon Boom Animation announces that The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, will grant the Toon Boom Pipeline the Ub Iwerks Award at the upcoming 40th Annual Annie Awards.
The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announces nominations for its 40th annual Annie Awards recognizing the year’s best in the field of animation.
Animal Logic announces it has taken out the country’s top entertainment and arts export honours at the 50th Australian Export Awards National Ceremony.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announces that 10 films remain in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 85th Academy Awards.
Twelve films are shortlisted to compete for nominations in the Best Animated Feature category for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Golden Globe Awards.
The animated TV-series/sitcom “Ask Lara” is nominated for a prestigious Emmy Award in the animation category of the recently established International Emmy Kids Awards.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announces the winners of Sunday’s British Academy Children’s Awards, celebrating the very best in children’s film, television, games and online media of the past year, and the talent behind their successes.
Last month marked the third edition of the AniMazSpot Festival in Glendale, California. It’s a small, non-profit boutique festival that celebrates the best animated short films from around the world.
G-Technology announces the winner of its Driven Creativity US 2012 Competition at a gala reception in New York City.
Surprise, surprise back at 30,000 ft flying from London to Los Angeles after a super quick trip to the UK and Ukraine.
Legendary makeup artist Rick Baker will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on November 30, 2012.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that 10 animated short films will advance in the voting process for the 85th Academy Awards.
I had never thought of Peja, Kosovo as an ideal holiday spot but when I was invited to be on the International Jury of Anibar International Festival, the 22nd through the 27th of August, 2012, I discovered how wrong I was.
As part of the International Animation Film Market (Mifa), the Creative Focus is a special place where dreams can become reality!