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.
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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.
MAXON Computer releases CINEBENCH Release 15, a cross-platform testing suite that measures hardware performance, available now for immediate download.
RGH Entertainment partners with Unique Features to make Paul McCartney’s High in the Clouds into an animated feature film.
The writer for the studio's live-action Cinderella has been hired to pen the script for what is being titled Cruella.
Sony Pictures Releasing, INDAC and FMX 2014 announce a special screening of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 followed by a talk, via Skype, with directors Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn.
Animation Magazine announces more 2013 award recipients, including voice-acting legend June Foray, who will receive the Lifetime Achievement-Hall of Fame Award; DreamWorks Animation’s Chris Sanders and Kirk DeMicco, who will receive this year’s Original Vision Award; and DQ Entertainment Chairman and CEO Tapaas Chakravarti, who will receive the Lifetime Achievement-Hall of Fame Award for his contributions to the growth of the animation industry in India.
Broadcast partners Rai Fiction and RTVE join as companies begin production of the first 52 11-minite episodes of the creepy sitcom.