National Film Board of Canada introduces new initiatives in International Women’s Day announcement from NFB head Claude Joli-Coeur.
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Visual effects studio behind Sony Picture Entertainment's photoreal film ‘The Walk’ leverages Avere FXT Edge filers to optimize production workflows.
Ashley Judd, Jeffrey Tambor and Richard Kind among talent joining Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi in the cast of Disney Channel's ‘Tangled: Before Ever After.’
Markerless 3D facial motion capture product line now available with new software and hardware rental pricing; upgrades include localization, new workflow features and new hardware options.
Coinciding with the original film’s 10th anniversary, animated sequel directed by ‘Hotel Transylvania’ 1 & 2 story artist and Genndy Tartakovsky protégé Henry Yu is set to be released in 2017.
Competition program at the Cardiff Independent Film Festival’s Cardiff Animation Nights to feature 21 animated shorts from 10 different countries, including Rory Waudby-Tolley’s ‘Mr. Madilla,’ Rhiannon Evans’s ‘Fulfilament,’ Claudius Gentinetta’s ‘Islander’s Rest’ and Simon Cartwright’s ‘Manoman.’
U.K. premiere scheduled for May 2016; new three-year deal includes additional animated films featuring the popular preschool brand.
Award-winning creator of children’s entertainment hits ‘Paw Patrol’ and ‘Bob the Builder’ to kick off International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association’s idea-exchange conference to be held May 11 & 12 in Berlin.
New video-on-demand subscription service to feature the newest and best NFB-produced documentary and animated shorts.
Cable network details plans to head into the new season with more than 650 episodes of new and returning series, including ‘Rusty Rivets,’ ‘The Loud House,’ ‘Bunsen is a Beast!,’ ‘Mysticons,’ ‘Welcome to the Wayne,’ ‘Pinky Malinky,’ and animated TV movies ‘Albert’ and ‘Hey Arnold!’
Animated feature directed by Christian Desmares and Franck Ekinci opens in New York on March 25th followed by nationwide expansion on April 8th.
Key executive to lead independent motion picture and television production company’s expansion into the children's television space following the launch of animated series ‘Ready Jet Go!’ on PBS Kids.
New global campaign from weareflink features a powerful mix of organic and effects-driven work demonstrating the latest technology developed by Reebok for its ZPump Fusion 2.0 sneakers.
3D animation studio partners with Quench Agency, director Steve ‘Spaz’ Williams and production company Phasmatrope Studios for fresh take on classic brand icon in new animated StarKist ad.
Zoic Vancouver delivers 150 visual effects shots for action sequel directed by legendary fight choreographer Yuen Wo-Ping and starring Donnie Yen and Michelle Yeoh.
Broadcast agreement to bring three of Splash’s most popular animated series -- ‘Sabrina: Secrets of a Teenage Witch,’ ‘Dive Olly Dive’ and ‘Pet Alien’ – to Latin America.
Two new animated series to be produced by Disney Television Animation; network also orders additional season pickups for ‘Star vs. The Forces of Evil’ and short form series ‘Two More Eggs.’
Colorful animated short combining 2D and 3D techniques relies on Google Cloud Platform and its Compute Engine solution to help the concept truly take flight.
Fabric Engine 2.1 available now with a raft of presets, samples and UI improvements aimed at making the powerful development framework even easier to use.
New CG-animated underwater adventure series co-produced by Canada’s DHX Media and Australia’s A Stark Production set to air on CBBC this March.
OIAF40 runs September 21-25, 2016; deadline for submissions of short films, features, TV series, music videos, PSAs and commercials made after May 29th, 2015 is Friday, May 13.
Televisa’s new subscription video-on-demand service acquires more than 800 episodes of animated and live action children’s programming, including ‘Almost Naked Animals,’ ‘Finding Stuff Out’ and ‘Monkey See Monkey Do.’
The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International to open its 2016 edition with the world premiere of Toonbox Entertainment’s CG-animated feature, ‘Spark,’ directed by Aaron Woodley and featuring the voice talents of Jessica Biel and Hilary Swank.