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Studio Ghibli Announces 2014 Animated Feature

At a press conference formally confirming director Hayao Miyazaki's retirement, Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki reveals that the studio is at work on a new feature planned for release next summer.

Animated Headline News

LOVEFiLM Strikes Warner Bros. Deal

Amazon’s LOVEFiLM announces a content deal with Warner Bros. International Television Distribution that brings an extensive new library of animated content to the UK-based LOVEFiLM Instant streaming service.

Cartoon Headline News

TeamTO Brings 'Joe Giant' to Cartoon Forum & MIPCOM

Independent French CGI animation house TeamTO attends MIPCOM and Cartoon Forum to present CG-animated series Joe Giant.

Animation Headline News

Adam Elliot to Speak at Bradford Animation Festival

Australian stop-motion animation writer and director Adam Elliot is scheduled to participate in a screentalk at the Bradford Animation Festival, which runs November 12-16 at The National Media Museum in Bradford, West Yorkshire.

Studios Headline News

Frederator Studios Gets Trigger Happy

Trigger Happy teams with Frederator Studios to bring characters from the hugely popular web series, Bravest Warriors, to Toon Hero, an app for iPad users of all ages to create their own animated stories using world famous characters.

Effects Headline News

LightWave Helps Boost VFX for Syfy’s 'Defiance'

NewTek’s LightWave helps CG artists create over 1,100 VFX shots, including 3D creatures, exotic flora and virtual environments, for the first season of Syfy series Defiance.

Animation Headline News

Tom Sito to Give Computer Animation Talk at Ottawa Fest

Tom Sito, professor of Cinema Practice at the University of Southern California, is slated to present a talk on the history of computer graphics at the Ottawa International Animation Festival on Sunday, September 22.

Headline News

Imagineer Announces IBC 2013 Lineup

Imagineer Systems to demonstrate the newest version of mocha Pro at IBC 2013 with VFX artists Mathias Möhl, Ben Brownlee and Jonas Hummelstrand; mocha Meetup event planned for Saturday, September 14 at 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Sound Headline News

HPA Awards Announces 2013 Noms

2013 HPA Awards announce craft category nominees and special award winners; Judges Award for Creativity & Innovation and Engineering Excellence winners revealed.

Black Headline News

Süperfad Vet Launches Black Lodge

Former Süperfad creative director David Viau joins forces with industry vets Rob Sanborn and Jon Segress to form new Seattle-based design-driven production company Black Lodge.

Stardust Headline News

Stardust Embarks On a Mission for Baylor University

Stardust partners with Proof Advertising to create a short film for Baylor University from archival footage treated with layers of graphic textures, paralax effects, shot elements (like fire and lens flairs) and hand-drawn illustrations.

Series Headline News

Technicolor Debuts 'Chamelia' Series

Technicolor and co-development partner Mercury Filmworks to unveil their latest 2D animated preschool series, Chamelia, at the upcoming Cartoon Forum and MIP Jr./MIPCOM.

Series Headline News

Jim Henson’s HIP Secures Rights To Norway’s 'Elias'

The Jim Henson Company’s third party media distribution and licensing banner acquires media distribution rights to new series Elias: Rescue Team Adventures, and global consumer products rights to the Elias property from Norway’s Animando.

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