There is nothing funnier than watching a portly version of ‘Skeletor’ navigate his way through a bustling Times Square.
Week-long slate includes Brazilian feature ‘Boy and the World,’ rare 35mm screenings of ‘Watership Down’ and ‘The Plague Dogs,’ live in-person appearances by ‘Simpsons’ director David Silverman and ‘Superjail’ creator Christy Karacas, and a closing night performance by ‘Schoolhouse Rock’ composer/singer Bob Dorough.
Running November 12-16, 4th annual NVFF to include master classes with indie animation king Bill Plympton and Pixar animator and story-teller James Murphy.
Conference keynote speaker is legendary animator Glen Keane, who will present his latest short, ‘Duet.’
NCCC lineup to include U.S. premiere of DreamWorks Animation’s ‘Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of The Scroll’; Director Stephan Franck to introduce screenings of Sony Pictures Animation's ‘The Smurfs: The Legend of Smurfy Hollow’ and fan-favorite ‘The Iron Giant.’
Based on the book by Michael Morpurgo, new Christmas story from Illuminated Films premieres at BFI London Film Festival on Sunday, October 19th.
Counting down to the 2014 VIEW Conference kick off October 14, 2014, we look back at Glenn's 2013 interview.
Anibar Animation Festival is truly unique. No one involved with the running of the festival is over 26 years old, they have a strong ecological bent, and the festival is primarily organized for the 60,000 residents of Peja rather than for foreign guests. The quality of the programing is good and included something to please everyone. I always find their Balkan Competition to be interesting, with many films that I don’t get to see at other festivals.
Fantastic Fest celebrates its 10th Anniversary with 80 exciting films, including 22 World Premieres, 43 North American & U.S. Premiere screenings, and 38 short films.
The 2014 Grand Prize for Best Animated Feature is given to ‘Seth’s Dominion’ by Luc Chamberland at the Ottawa International Animation Festival; ‘Hipopotamy’ by Piotr Dumala wins the Nelvana 2014 Grand Prize for Best Short Animation.
With a theme of ‘Boys, Girls & Beyond!’, the seventh edition of the KLIK! Animation Festival includes six days of animated shorts from around the globe, master classes, premieres and parties.
Disney veteran and animation legend Glen Keane to present his latest short film, ‘Duet,’ at the 2014 Bristol Encounters festival.
The deadline for submissions to the 2015 edition of the Tehran International Animation Festival is December 1, 2014.
‘The Bigger Picture’ by Daisy Jacobs named Best Film in the International Competition; ‘Oh Wal’ by Joana Locher wins Best Swiss entry; Dmitry Vysotskiy wins the award for Best Kids entry with ‘Pik Pik Pik.’
Free screening of Guillermo del Toro and Jorge R. Gutierrez’s animated feature ‘The Book of Life’ offered at the 2014 AFI Latin American Film Festival on Sunday, October 5.
Posters promoting this year’s Ottawa International Animation Festival feature a character nicknamed Roger Mortis, an empty-headed body that gets dragged around on various adventures by its rebellious brain.
Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2015, HAFF is the largest animation film festival of the Netherlands highlighting films from art-house and commercial to cartoons and 3D.
Now in its 38th year, the festival’s roster includes a star-studded list of animators such as David OReilly, Tom Warburton, Ron Clements & John Musker, and Oscar winner Torill Kove.
The sixth edition of the Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival to feature behind-the-scenes looks at the production of Adult Swim’s ‘Robot Chicken’ and LAIKA’s ‘The Boxtrolls.’
THE POLISH SCHOOL OF ANIMATION: Next Generations 2
A retrospective of Polish animation from the last 60 years, featuring work by Tomasz Bagiński, Anita Kwiatkowska, Jerzy Kucia and many more.
Join the Association Internationale du Film d’Animation (ASIFA-East) and special guests Wiola Sowa (President of ASIFA-Poland) and Bogusław Zmudziński (artistic director of the International Film Festival Etiuda&Anima) on Friday for a reception at The Kosciuszko Foundation with drinks and Q&A. Free and open to the public. Cash bar and food available at Videology.
Screening #1 and reception...Fri., Oct. 10th, 7pm, at The Kosciuszko Foundation
15 E 65th St, New York, NY 10065
Polish Animation from 1958-1981
Screening #2...Sat., Oct. 11th, 5pm, at Videology
308 Bedford Ave, New York, NY 11211
Polish Animation from 1991-2004
Screening #3...Sun., Oct. 12th, 5pm, at Videology
Polish Animation from 2004-2007
Screening #4...Tues., Oct. 14th, 7pm, at The Kosciuszko Foundation
Polish Animation from 2008-2013
The National Film Board of Canada teams with the Toronto International Film Festival to celebrate the 100th birthday of animation legend Norman McLaren with an outdoor program featuring seven short films set to live performances of original scores.
The Ottawa International Animation Festival celebrates the world’s most beloved, successful and pioneering animation studio with a series of screenings, talks and exhibitions with legendary Disney animators.