Donald Sutherland’s production company, Martin’s River Ink, announces start of production of a new animated movie, ‘Pirate’s Passage,’ with animation work by PIP Animation Services in Ottawa. The historical animated adventure is set to air CBC Television.
Insidious: Chapter 2 heads to Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD December 24 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Award-winning animation studio Reel FX utilizes Dell technology to develop, produce and animate its first full-length feature film, Free Birds, directed by Jimmy Hayward and featuring the voices of Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson and Amy Poehler.
Henry Selick reflects on his groundbreaking classic, a misleading headline, a Shadow King and the road ahead.
Presenters are announced for the award ceremony at the World Animation & VFX Summit Opening Night Party on November 3, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. at the California Yacht Club in Marina del Rey, CA.
Hans Zimmer to work with Pharrell Williams, Johnny Marr, Michael Einziger, and Dave Stewart to create music for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, directed by Marc Webb.
DreamWorks Animation reports third quarter 2013 financial results; revenue from feature film segment drives strong earnings.
Big Block expands in New York with two new divisions dedicated to multi-screen content, Big Block Live and Big Block Entertainment Group/BBEG.
Gnosis Moving Pictures partners with Whisper Pictures on the CG animated film Tusk: Hannibal’s Favorite Elephant.
Wendy Aylsworth, Rob Bredow, Douglas Greenfield, Rob Hummel and Bev Pasterczyk accept invitations to join the Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, bringing the Council's 2013–2014 membership to 25.
The Producers Guild of America announce that Chris Meledandri will receive the 2014 Visionary Award to be presented January 19, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.
Northern Lights and SuperExploder take home the top prizes at the 2013 AICE Camp Kuleshov for Screwloose and an audio interpretation of the chariot race from Ben Hur respectively.
Manhattan Edit Workshop announces the return of From the Cutting Room, November 21, which will feature the visual effects duo Rob Legato and Mark Russell.
Ntropic founder & creative director Nate Robinson receives a Special Recognition award in the Artistic and Technical Achievement category at the 2013 Flame Awards.
VFX Producer Sophie Orde joins Framestore’s film department, where she has been hired to run the production for Universal’s ‘Dracula Untold.’
Available Nov. 25, ‘Frozen’ original motion picture soundtrack features eight new songs by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, plus Christophe Beck’s score.
Critically acclaimed 2D/3D hybrid series The Amazing World of Gumball is nominated for two awards, alongside Strange Hill High and holiday specials Room on the Broom and The Snowman and The Snowdog, dedicated to the memory of animator John Coates.
CVMP Conference to explore cutting-edge advances in post production technology; speakers include Tim Webber, VFX Supervisor on ‘Gravity.’
The British Animation Awards announce the nomination categories for the 2014 awards, including Best Student Film, Best Short Film, Best Children’s Pre-School Series, and Best Children’s Series.
DreamWorks Animation unveils a first look at the studio’s forthcoming CG-animated feature, Mr. Peabody & Sherman, directed by Rob Minkoff and voiced by Ty Burrell and Max Charles.
Beating a host of newcomers, Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity and Paul Greengrass' drama Captain Phillips continue to dominate the North American box office.