The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International, taking place June 13-16, kicks off with the Canadian premiere of the feature film Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart.
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DHX Media’s Copyright Promotions Licensing Group expands in North America with a new operation based in LA that will be headed by Ted Larkins.
Starz taps Reliance MediaWorks to create visural effects for their new pirate period drama produced by Michael Bay, Black Sails.
As the popular animated series Breadwinners reaches the top spot in its Saturday 11:00 AM time slot with Kids 2-11/6-11 and Boys 2-11/6-11, Nickelodeon announces that it has ordered a second season.
With the summer tentpole season officially open, 20th Century Fox unveils a new full-length trailer for ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.’
Adding new effects tools, 3D tracking, support for OS X 10.9 (aka Mavericks), support for the new Mac Pro and better-than-ever interoperability with Final Cut Pro X, Autodesk Smoke 2015 is now available.
A new trailer is released for ‘Mad God Part 2,’ legendary visual effects and stop-motion artist Phil Tippett's apocalyptic stop-motion descent into the bowels of the unconscious.
WIZZdesign combines SFX and live action to bring Oasis soft drink brand’s fruity characters to life in The Berryfly Effect.
The DC Universe Original Movie Batman: Assault on Arkham, set in the world of the Batman: Arkham video game series, heads to disc August 12.
As part of its ongoing Cartoonist-in-Residence program, animation artist Alina Chau will be at the Cartoon Art Museum to discuss her work on May 10.
Animal Logic announces a multi-film partnership focused on the development of music-based animated and hybrid animation/live action films with Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment.
The Flinstones are heading back to the big-screen in an all new animated film from Warner Bros. with Chris Henchy set to write the script and Will Ferrell and Adam McKay executive producing.
New Blacklist director Matt Smithson talks about his past experiences, his dreams for the future, and his latest project with Blacklist for IBM.
Sony Pictures Imageworks releases a making of video showcasing the effects created for villain Electro in ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2.’
Following the success of ‘The LEGO Movie,’ Warner Bros. announces release dates for two new animated features in 2017 and 2018.
Comedy Central signs a deal with Twentieth Television for the off-network rights to ‘Archer,’ basic cable’s second-highest-rated comedy among adults 18-49 and No.1 on FX.
To celebrate the centennial of animation pioneer John Hubley, Film Forum presents two special programs showcasing new restorations of Hubley’s UPA and Hubley Studio cartoons.
The new live-action film will be based on the 1990s TV series about a group of high school kids with superpowers.
The nominees for the 15th annual Golden Trailer Awards, which honors the best in motion picture trailers and marketing, are announced.
Waterstones Children’s Laureate Malorie Blackman will keynote this year’s Children’s Media Conference on July 3.
Canadian animation studio Mercury Filmworks announces its expansion into Europe’s creative market with former Teletoon content chief Alan Gregg at the helm.
Ant Farm produces the reveal trailer starring Kevin Spacey for the world premiere of Activision’s ‘Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.’