Category: Films

Headline News Academy Delves into the Magic of Special Effects

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences explores cinema’s roots in stage magic and sleight of hand during “Like Magic,” to be hosted by sleight-of-hand artist Ricky Jay, special effects supervisor Shane Mahan, and stage and screen illusion designer Michael Weber on Wednesday, November 20, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.

Headline News ‘Marvel’s Iron Man & Hulk: Heroes United’ Heads to Disc December 3

Iron Man and the Hulk team up in Marvel’s Iron Man & Hulk: Heroes United, the first full-length, direct-to-video CG animated feature from Marvel Animation Studios heads to Blu-ray, DVD and Digital platforms December 3.

Headline News Donald Sutherland Boards Animated Feature, ‘Pirate’s Passage’

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.

Headline News Dell Helps Reel FX Bring 'Free Birds' Feature to Life

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.

Headline News Catherine Keener to Present Original Vision Award

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.

Headline News Hans Zimmer Forms Supergroup to Create Music for ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’

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.

Headline News Academy’s Tech Council Adds Five New Members

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.

Pages

randomness