The anime studio's first release since co-founder Hayao Miyazaki's retirement, directed by Isao Takahata, opens in the top spot.
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Family Guy viewers pay a shocking visit to Quahog on Sunday night as they witness the death of one of the show's main characters.
In North America, the Hunger Games sequel scores the top November opening of all time with a $307.7 million global opening, easily outpacing the first film's $211.8 million debut in March 2012.
Nexus director Johnny Kelly partners with Grey Canada to create Food, Clothing and Shelter, three new 15-second spots for The Salvation Army.
A Squared Entertainment and Genius Brands International announce merger to create a branded multi-media distribution company under the Genius Brands International banner.
BBH and director Noam Murro tap MPC to create a futuristic warzone in a promo for PS4’s Killzone: Shadow Fall.
Imaginary Forces delivers the latest in luxury for Oral-B in Black, a sleek, all-CG spot directed by Ronnie Koff.
Visual effects artists plan a rally outside the DreamWorks Animation campus in Glendale, where President Obama plans to visit on Tuesday.
The short experimental horror film by Mo Whelan, A Sin That Cannot Be Forgiven, is now live on YouTube.
A planned collaboration between director Ridley Scott and the Machinima online gaming network fizzles due to scheduling issues.
Pixar Animation Studios lays off an undisclosed number of people at its Emeryville, Calif., headquarters due to the delay of its forthcoming film The Good Dinosaur.
President Obama is set to visit the Glendale campus of DreamWorks Animation SKG next week during a trip to Los Angeles.
The shortlist for the upcoming Kidscreen Awards, to be presented on the evening of February 11 during the annual Kidscreen Summit in New York,is revealed for all Programming and Broadcasting categories.
Frederator Studios raises over $850,000 through Kickstarter to fund the production of additional episodes of its hit animated short, Bee & PuppyCat.
Story Entertainment announces its slate for Asia Television Forum, which features both animated and live-action programming including Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood and Camp Lakebottom.
Nathan Love creates a flowery new spot to promote the American Floral Endowment’s research and education initiatives.
The ASC announced that Dean Cundey will be recognized at the 28th Annual American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Outstanding Achievement Award with a Lifetime Achievement Award on February 1.
BBC Wales Interactive and CBBC tap Aardman Animations to create Eye of Bashtarr, a fun and fast-paced scrolling puzzle platform for the show Wizards Vs Aliens.
UK-based IP incubator Wildseed Studios announces a raft of six new pilots, including a new animation from Tom Gran and Martin Woolley (AKA the Spin Kick Bros) and animation from award-winning director Matthew Walker.