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.
Art director and character designer Mariano Epelbaum, who recently helped complete Argentina’s Oscar-winning director Juan José Campanella’s 3D animated feature ‘Foosball’, talks about his roots, his creative process, and his work for the film.
Studio 100 Media announces a deal with Universum Film GmbH to distribute the feature length animated features, Maya The Bee, Vic The Viking, Heidi and Blinky Bill in Germany.
Studio 100 Film makes its debut at the American Film Market with its flagship film project Maya The Bee.
Two sisters desperately race to overcome their fears and the magical powers that separate them in Disney’s Snow Queen-inspired animated adventure.
RGH Entertainment announces its three animated feature films for the 2013 American Film Market, including Postman Pat: The Movie.
Cinema Management Group heads to AFM to being international sales of RGH Entertainment’s 3D Animated Feature, The Santa Story.
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.
Armie Hammer, Christian Slater, Mayim Bialik, Teri Hatcher, Flea, Jim Belushi, Darren Criss, and Sean Astin Join Stan Lee as the voices of ‘Mighty 7.’
LOOK Effects produces visual effects for Wes Anderson’s ‘Grand Budapest Hotel,’ set to open the Berlin Film Festival on February 6, 2014.
The 34th American Film Market Opens with increased attendence, more than 400 films screening and over 100 speakers.
Framestore welcomes Annette Wullems to the VFX team as Senior Producer on Jupiter Ascending, the Andy and Lana Wachowski film.
Nineteen features are submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 86th Academy Awards.
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.