Oscar-nominated animator Bill Plympton and animation journalist Nancy Denney-Phelps issue a call for short films rejected by the Annecy official selection committee.
The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International returns for a third year with feature film premieres, international shorts, VIP guest speakers, live script readings, master classes and more.
Son of Batman, the 20th DC Universe Animated Original Movie, will have its World Premiere as the featured event at WonderCon on Friday, April 18, followed by a panel discussion with the voice cast and filmmakers.
DHX Media’s Copyright Promotions Licensing Group appoints Stephen Gould as its new UK Managing Director.
The Maker Studios board of directors and a majority of its shareholders approve the company’s $500 million-plus sale to Disney.
Winners are announced for the 2014 edition of Cartoons on the Bay, with France dominating the competition with six Pulcinella Awards.
Moonbot Studios is acquiring film rights to award-winning author Ellen Potter’s Olivia Kidney trilogy of young adult books, to be made into a live-action film with significant animation sequences.
Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier holds onto to the top spot at the North American box office with $41.4 million; Carlos Saldanha's Rio 2 follows in second place with a $39 million debut.
Thanks to a multi-year distribution deal between DISH Network and The Walt Disney Company, Disney Junior is now available to DISH Network subscribers.
The PDI/DreamWorks head of character animation helps bring one of animation’s classic duos to the big screen.
Warner Bros. Animation releases new clips from the all-new series, The Tom and Jerry Show, a fresh take on the iconic cat and mouse duo that “preserves the look, core characters and sensibilities of the original theatrical shorts.”
Cartoon Network’s Regular Show heads to DVD on June 17 with the release of Regular Show: The Complete Third Season.
Genius Brands International expands the global distribution of Baby Genius branded content with the launch of an online service offering thousands of songs and videos for toddlers.
Images from episodes "Spike Gets Skooled" and "Cats Ruffled Furniture" on Cartoon Network's The New Tom and Jerry Show. All images courtesy of Cartoon Network.
Steven Universe, the new series from writer and storyboard artist Rebecca Sugar, premieres on Teletoon Canada's flagship Can't Miss Thursdays programming block Thursday, April 24.
PGS Entertainment secures broadcast deals for Playmobil’s new series Super 4 with Cartoon Network in Italy and Latin America.
Atomic Cartoons revs up creative investment with an initiative to develop more original properties and diversify offerings, and with the appointment of new creative director, Luke Carroll.
A new trailer and character art from Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue, in theaters July 18, is now available!
After a year on the festival circuit, WÖNKY Films and The Spinkick Bros release their short film, Writer’s Block, online.
Studio 100 Media acquires extensive distribution rights to vision X’s 2-D animated series Knietzsche.
Rainbow’s Winx Club will return for a seventh season on Nickelodeon’s global network of channels in 2015.