“Expendables 2,” from Lionsgate and Millennium Films, easily topped the box office, besting “Bourne Legacy” on its second week out and the debut of the stop-motion animated “ParaNorman.”
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Digital Domain Media Group, the Florida State University College of Motion Picture Arts and the City of West Palm Beach announce the arrival of the inaugural classes of students to their pioneering accredited four-year BFA degree program in Animation and Digital Arts.
Acclaimed indie filmmaker Joanna Priestley releases “Clam Bake,” an interactive iOS app for iPad, iPhone and iPod featuring her iconic animation style.
Disney/Pixar release a trailer for the brand-new Toy Story Toon, “Partysaurus Rex,” which will run in theaters before “Finding Nemo 3D” starting September 14th.
Adult Swim announces the much-anticipated “Robot Chicken DC Comics Special” to kick off season 6 of the Emmy Award-winning show.
The Mill NY taps into our childhood fascination with trains with Norfolk Southern “City of Possibilities.”
The Cartoon Art Museum presents original works of art from the feature film “ParaNorman” in an exhibit running from Saturday, August 11, through October 6, 2012.
Electronic Arts, the mega-publisher behind game franchises like “Madden NFL,” “SimCity,” “Battlefield” and “Mass Effect,” is putting itself up for sale.
100s of disabled and non-disabled young people from 12 countries and 23 schools are connecting live online to produce an animation celebrating the Paralympics in time for London 2012!
Pacific Post will integrate FotoKem’s award-winning nextLAB software into their editorial offerings.
A new animated series, Marvel’s “Ultimate Spider-Man” has stormed to record ratings on Disney XD UK.
Light of Day creates a scintillating 15-second blend of live action, CG animation, and motion graphic, to promote “Nevermore,” the eighth and final novel in the series for young adult readers by James Patterson.
P2 Games announced the launch of the first official "Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom" app titled "Big Star Fun," which is now available on the App Store for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.
Bubble Gum Interactive will be showcasing a trailer for its “Little Space Heroes” animated TV series at MIPJunior 2012.
Doug Collins will present the keynote address at Createasphere’s Digital Asset Management (DAM) Conference.
A new generation of preschool “neighbors” will get to experience the Neighborhood of Make-Believe when “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” premieres this fall on PBS KIDS.
IMPD Productions announced the creation of CounterPunch Studios to enhance the company's robust production pipeline.
Disney has decided not to move forward with Henry Selick's untitled stop-motion feature, ending production on the film that was scheduled for release October 4, 2013.
Joe Kubert, a titan among comic-book artists whose work stretched from the Golden Age of the superhero to the gritty realism of the graphic novel, died on Sunday in Morristown, N.J.
Warner Bros. and WWE Studios will coproduce a “Scooby-Doo” animated feature that will involve a mystery at WrestleMania.
In anticipation of the film’s release on Friday, Focus Features has released a final web trailer for the LAIKA stop-motion animated “ParaNorman” 3D feature.
“Samurai! Daycare,” a new animated series from Pipsqueak Films, has generated over 250,000 views on YouTube in less than a week.