Women In Animation hosts “Women Write Royal,’ a panel with all four woman writers on the Disney Junior series, Sofia the First, on Thursday, October 24, at the Animation Guild in Burbank.
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Vancouver-based film and TV producer Eh-Okay Entertainment and creators Wonderful Kid Company enter into a development deal with TVOKids for the new CG-animated preschool series Chip and Coco’s Adventures.
London-based commercial editorial house Alex Hagon re-launches as Circus, opening a new office in New York’s Chelsea district led by Jono Griffith; Susanne Kelly handles east coast sales and Cristina Matracia continues to serve as producer.
Cartoon Connection Canada returns this year October 28-31 at the Loews Hôtel Le Concorde in Quebec City, with producers and buyers from 15 different countries taking part in the Speed Meetings aimed at connecting international collaborations and productions.
David Vandervoort’s short film Pinched, produced by Titmouse, Inc., lands on the Apple iTunes marketplace.
French WIZZdesign animation collective CRCR returns with a pulp sci-fi video for C2C’s “Delta” animated in the style of Genndy Tartakovsky.
The 2013 edition of Italy’s VIEW Conference and VIEWFest highlights storytelling in all its forms, with presentations from filmmakers, animators, visual effects artists, and game and transmedia developers.
VIZ Media announces that the entirety of its digital manga catalog is now available on Amazon Kindle devices.
9 Story Entertainment announces the sale of SLR Production’s Guess How Much I Love You – The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare to Nickelodeon France.
Brickyard VFX creates a game day fantasy for Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s to promote the new Buffalo Blue Cheese Burger.
Al Jean, executive producer of [i]The Simpsons[/i], reveals plans to kill off a character in the season ahead.
The Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival announces the lineup for the 2013 edition taking place October 18 – 20.
Psyop partners with Clemenger BBDO Wellington to help New Zealand drivers connect in Emoticons, a short film for New Zealand’s Transportation Authority.
Mermaids, Superheroes, Cavemen and Wizards all team up on store shelves for this week's major releases on Blu-Ray and DVD.
Marvel.com releases 12 new images from Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World featuring Malekith, Thor, Loki and more.
With their exclusive VFX partnership for Robert Rodriguez's Sin City 2: A Dame to Kill For, Prime Focus World becomes the first Indian company to become an exclusive VFX partner for a major Hollywood project.
9 Story Entertainment announces the sale of Slap Happy Cartoon’s Nerds and Monsters to ABC TV Australia.
Boomerang announces their Halloween lineup which includes the first-time premiere Cartoon Network’s original animated series, The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy, beginning October 12.
Essential Media and Entertainment announces their MIP Slate which includes Bubble Bath Bay, My 24, and Alien TV.