Animation World Magazine, Issue 2.5, August 1997

Animation World News

Compiled by Wendy Jackson

People: Hollywood Shuffle, Miyazaki To Stop Directing Features.

Business: Nevada Bans Anime To Minors, Finally, A Marvel-Ous Deal, Cinar Acquires Carson-Dellosa, Lacewood, Paragon Paradox, Harvey Entertainment Wins Lawsuit, Marina Docks With Dargaud, Electronic Arts And Maxis To Merge, Activision Says Yes To Take Us!

Films: Swan Princess Sequel, Mondo Plympton To Hit Theaters, EAI Cutting Fx For Blade, Blue Sky Makes A Simple Wish, Dark Town In Development, Sofian On Survivors.

Television: Cyber Cindy Premieres On MTV, Fox Adds 2 Nelvana Shows To Lineup, All New Space Ghost, Wendy The Witch To Be Animated Series.

Home Video: Disney Releases 3 New Sing-Along Videos, Planetary Traveler Lands On Video, All New Pooh, Russian Classics Finally Distributed, By Jove!, CPM Anime Releases.

Commercials: Spotlight On Spots by Duck Soup Producktions, Olive Jar Animation, Film De Trapani , Colossal Pictures, Animakers, The Ink Tank, Telezign and Curious Pictures.

Interactive & Internet: Popeye's Brilliant New Role, Nightmare Ned Game In The Works.

Technology: Time Machine Ridefilm In Shanghai, Pentafour Counts 63 Animos, Metacreations Upgrades Infini-D.

Events: Academy Animation Seminar Series, Dykstra's Fantasy In Film Lecture, Virtual Lawnmower?, Cartoon Network Makes A Splash, Disneyland Launches Herculean Parade, Siena Short Film Fest., Children's Film Fest In India, Digital Media World

Awards: Faith Hubley To Receive Gotham Award, Daytime Emmys Animation Winners, Promax/BDA Awards.

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