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Radical Islamic Website Calls Out South Park has said that despite a post warning SOUTH PARK creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone of a possible violent retaliation for portraying Prophet Mohammed in a bear suit that the site is only supporting the protest of the series not violence, according to CNN.

Technicolor Headline News

Technicolor Dives Into Original Content With Pete & Pickles

Addressing the demand for children's animated content, and the rapid growth and success of its Bangalore, India-based animation studio, Technicolor today announced the formation of a new team to develop and produce animated broadcast content.

Business Headline News

Lauren Lung Named VP/GM of Kodak's Motion Picture Business in the Americas

Lauren Lung has been named vice president and general manager of Kodak's Entertainment Imaging Division in North and South America.

Final Headline News

Kick-Ass Slips by Dragons at Box Office

When the final weekend box office numbers came in late Monday, KICK-ASS emerged from the smoke as the winner, changing early news that HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON had returned to the top spot in its fourth week in theaters.

Company Headline News

ID Firm Taps modo for Visualization of World's Fastest Jogger

As the cost of product development and prototyping increases, pre-design visualization is becoming paramount to industrial designers. phil&teds , a manufacturer of stylish, adaptable children's products for active parents, is always looking for the best digital tools to help the company visualize and communicate their creative vision.

Effects Headline News

Cinesite Ramps Up Its Compositing Department With Nuke Investment

Cinesite (, one of the world's leading film visual effects houses, has heavily expanded its compositing department by investing in a site licence of The Foundry's Nuke compositing software.

Animation Headline News

Atlantyca Inks Distribution Deal With China's CCTV Animation

Atlantyca Entertainment, a cross-media entertainment company based in Italy, today announced a landmark agreement with China's CCTV Animation which grants Atlantyca exclusive broadcast and home video distribution rights throughout Europe to the English-language version of Monkey King (52 x 22"), it was announced by Atlantyca Entertainment CEO Claudia Mazzucco.

Animation Blogs

Frenzer Foreman Animation Forum (podcast) x 03

Author, animator, and 80's cartoon voice reenactor, The Definitive Tim Finn, stops by to discuss coffee-table books, animation based on colors, and 3D Chess. Joel and Alan then engage Tim in a very brief but colossal battle of capitalism in FFAF's newest radio game, "Two Minute Monopoly". All is then put classier when the beautiful, the insightful, and the ever effervescent Lorelei Pepi reveals her unorthodox recipe for Italian Wedding Soup, her thoughts on animation and art, and why FFAF's other newest radio game, "Brain Cloning", is a good excuse to beat up on Joel's face.

Autodesk Headline News

Autodesk Announces 2011 Versions of Flame, Flare, Smoke and Lustre

By Dan Sarto | Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 10:04am

Autodesk has announced the 2011 releases of its creative finishing products for visual effects, editorial finishing and color grading: Autodesk Flame, Autodesk Flare, Autodesk Flint, Autodesk Smoke and Autodesk Lustre.

Autodesk Headline News

Autodesk Ships PixelActive's CityScape with 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design 2011 Software

By Dan Sarto | Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 9:58am

Autodesk Inc. has announced that a modified version of PixelActive's CityScape 1.8 will be shipped with Autodesk 3ds Max 2011 and Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2011 software, to provide users with rapid urban development capabilities within a more intuitive user interface.

Media Headline News

Classic Media Nabs Worldwide Rights to First Arabic Animated Pre-School Series

By Dan Sarto | Thursday, April 15, 2010 at 9:20am

Classic Media has announced the worldwide TV and home entertainment distribution rights acquisition of Nan & Lili, the first ever Arabic animated pre-school series.