The 3D animated feature took in over $25.7 million for its North American debut, the biggest independent animated film opening of all time.
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Fifth annual technology and new product award winners are among 19 companies from 10 countries and include SuperD, Disney, Dolby, Barco, Prime Focus World and Panasonic; Hollywood technology pioneer John Rupkalvis receives 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award.
Presentation by Academy film scholar Jan-Christopher Horak to be held on Monday, October 20 at the Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood.
Director Eoin Duffy’s award-winning short film will premiere online via Shortoftheweek.com on September 29th.
2D animated show for children aged 3-5 and their caregivers follows the adventures of new monkey mum and her son as they navigate the ebb and flow of everyday life.
Roger helps ABC transform ‘The View’ for the season 18 premiere with an all new logo, promo package and in-show graphics.
Southpaw Technology announces the launch of five new TACTIC apps, all of which had been announced at SIGGRAPH 2014.
Aggressive partners with Story Worldwide to create “Just Gentle Cooking,” a new web spot for Beech-Nut Nutrition.
Prime Focus Worlds receives the Lumiere Technology Award at the 5th Annual Entertainment Technology and New Product Awards.
Big Block Live and directorial team Josh + Vince create #ClickClean, a new campaign for Greenpeace featuring comedian and musician Reggie Watts.
Honorees at the World Animation & VFX Summit in November to include Film Roman founder Phil Roman, DreamWorks Animation producer Bonnie Arnold, director David Silverman, veteran voice actor Jim Cummings, Gotham Group founder Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, and RGH (Rubicon Group Holding) Studio.
With over 12 years experience grading commercials, films and music videos, colorist Matthieu Toullet joins MPC London.
Cape Town-based studio is currently in production with Magic Light Pictures on the animated adaptation of U.K. author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler’s best-selling children’s book, ‘Stick Man.’
Genius Brands International announces a licensing deal with Discovery Kids Asia for Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab and Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club.
Walt Disney Animation Studios releases the second full-length trailer from its upcoming feature, ‘Big Hero 6.’
Method Studios was involved in the creation of 150 character shots and 380 environment shots for the YA adaptation.