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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is now allowing its entire membership to vote for Best Animated Short.
SIGGRAPH 2013 invites students and professionals to showcase their expertise and unique technical and creative skills at the International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, July 21 – 25, 2013, in Anaheim, CA.
Latvian-born animator Signe Baumane is creating an animated feature for adults: a funny film about depression.
Swann Auction Galleries spotlights a variety of Disney cartoons and drawings during its sale of 20th Century Illustration on January 24, 2013.
New Rosto film, “Lonely Bones,” to premiere at the Film Festival Rotterdam on Monday, January 28, 2013.
New multi-year deal provides sports, news and entertainment to AT&T U-verse customers in and out of the home; AT&T U-verse to add full suite of authenticated WATCH services.
The Jim Henson company promotes Andrew Thomas to Director, Global Distribution, Sales & Marketing, and names two new appointments: Karen Lee Arbeeny as Executive Director, Distribution Business Affairs and Casie Shapiro as Director, Global Distribution, Sales.
Animation Mentor rolls out a fully distributed studio production pipeline that integrates new VFX coursework and restructured animation program.
The Walt Disney Studios announces release dates and additional information for several of its upcoming films, including the highly-anticipated “Maleficent,” starring Angelina Jolie.
Gravity signs Alex Lemke as Senior VFX Supervisor and Compositing Supervisor, Feature Films and Commercials.
Turner Broadcasting System and The Warner Bros. Television Group announce licensing agreements with Netflix, bringing complete previous seasons of animated and live-action programming to U.S. members.
9 Story Entertainment signs a publishing deal for the hit animated comedy “Almost Naked Animals” with Scholastic.
Framestore teams with Buzz Aldrin, BBH, Biscuit London, Blink and Caviar Content to create an all new campaign promoting an out-of-this-world competition from Axe.
DHX Media brings its the hit property “Rastamouse” to new platforms with the launch of “Rastamouse Ride Da Riddim" skateboarding app.
Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the co-creators of “South Park” and “The Book of Mormon,” announce the formation of Important Studios.
Autodesk seeks the latest and greatest creative talent to submit content for its 2013 Best of the Best Show Reel, which will premiere at NAB 2013 from April 8-11 in Las Vegas, NV.
Kathryn Bigelow's “Zero Dark Thirty” trounces the competition at the weekend box office, grossing $24 million as it expands nationwide after earning an Academy Award nomination for best picture.
Winners for the 70th annual Golden Globe Awards are announced, with Pixar’s “Brave” taking the prize for Best Animated Film.
From producer Eli Roth and starring Ashley Bell, a new trailer for “The Last Exorcism Part II” has been released onto the web.
Warner Bros. wins a major victory in appeals court that maintains its control of the Superman franchise through subsidiary DC Comics.