International Animation Festival Chilemonos premieres a new image and opens a call for entries for the 2015 edition, taking place May 5-10.
‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ and ‘Game of Thrones’ receive awards for Outstanding Visual Effects along with GE’s “Childlike Imagination.”
New forever stamps feature still frames from the beloved Rankin/Bass-produced stop-motion animated holiday TV special, ‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.’
Studio 100 Film signs cross-platform distribution deal with Shout! Factory for U.S and Canadian theatrical, home entertainment, digital distribution and broadcast releases.
John Lasseter to direct a new chapter in the lives of Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the ‘Toy Story’ gang in a new feature dated for June 16, 2017.
Millions of alarm clocks suddenly cry out and are silenced as the official title of ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ is revealed.
MACOM, NVIDIA and Wohler/Cinnafilm Joint Venture to receive Engineering Excellence Awards; the American Society of Cinematographers and DigitalFilm Tree to receive the HPA Judges Award for Creativity and Innovation in Post Production.
Disney designer Mike Peraza to receive the Friz Freleng Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Animation at the IFFF Closing Night Awards Ceremony on Sunday, November 9.
Festival organizers announce public call for submission of animated films of all lengths; application deadline is February 1, 2015.
Films submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 87th Academy Awards range from CG studio ‘toons to independent, hand-drawn features.
Universal's horror holdover ‘Ouija’ narrowly beats Jake Gyllenhaal's critically acclaimed indie crime-thriller ‘Nightcrawler’ for the top spot at the Halloween box office.
Directed by Paul Tibbitt from a story by Tibbitt and series creator Stephen Hillenburg, ‘The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water’ arrives in theaters in 3D on February 6, 2015.
IMAX signs deal to release four of Twentieth Century Fox's upcoming films: DreamWorks Animation's ‘Penguins of Madagascar,’ Ridley Scott's ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings,’ ‘Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb’ and EuropaCorp's ‘Taken 3.’
Toei Animation will screen ‘Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary’ at Lucca Comics and Games Festival in Italy before its nationwide release in February 2015.
Charles Dance to play the lead role of the alien Overlord Karellen in Syfy’s upcoming miniseries ‘Childhood’s End’ based on the book by Arthur C. Clarke.
Former 'Grey's Anatomy' star teams with Canadian director Ann Marie Fleming to back an animated drama about a Chinese-Canadian poet in Iran.
Haim Saban, Chris Columbus, Michael Barnathan and Jeremy Zag join forces to launch ZAG Animation Studios, with plans to release two films per year beginning in 2017.
Historically inspired animated film is directed by Mizuho Nishikubo and co-produced by the Japan Association of Music Enterprises.
1973 Japanese animated masterpiece is the final film from the ‘Animerama’ trilogy produced by Osamu Tezuka and directed by Eiichi Yamamoto.
Disney’s ‘Planes: Fire & Rescue’ lands on Disney Blu-ray Combo Pack, Digital HD, Disney Movies Anywhere, DVD & On-Demand November 4.
Gala event on November 2 to honor ‘Simpsons’ director David Silverman, TV animation icon Phil Roman, DreamWorks Animation producer Bonnie Arnold, and voice talent of the year Jim Cummings.