Produced by Julie Roy for the National Film Board of Canada, ‘Carface’ is one of the 10 shortlisted films in consideration for the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film.
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Iray plug-ins for Autodesk 3ds Max and Maya support NVIDIA’s new distributed rendering solution, Iray Server, now in open beta.
Short film narrated by David Tennant of ‘Doctor Who’ fame celebrates the 100th anniversary of Albert Einstein's theory of General Relativity.
Disney and Pixar’s CG-animated feature performs below expectations, bringing in $39.2 million for the three-day weekend, the lowest debut for a Pixar film since the $33.3 million take of ‘A Bug's Life’ in 1998.
Stop-motion short film using 3,000 still images is inspired by a chapter from the book of medical case studies, “The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat,” by Dr. Oliver Sacks.
Deadline for the International Competition at the 23rd Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film is December 1; Animated Com Award deadline is January 15.
Atlantyca to launch initial sales of newly-acquired dinosaur series co-produced by Rai Fiction and Animundi Studios at ATF 2015.
New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures signs co-production deal with Guangdong Huawen Century Animation Company to produce sister show to ‘The WotWots.’
Deadline for applications to the NFB’s Hothouse program for emerging Canadian animators is December 11.
CG-animated comedy featuring the voices of Rob Schneider, Heather Graham, Ken Jeong, Gabriel Iglesias, Loretta Devine, Michael McElhatton, Colm Meaney and Bill Nighy arrives in theaters January 15, 2016.
New trailer introduces the full cast of four-legged characters including Louis C.K. as Max the terrier, Hannibal Buress as Buddy the dachshund, Lake Bell as Chloe the cat, and Jenny Slate as Gidget the Pomeranian, as they pose for a holiday greeting card.
Made in NY Entrepreneur Innovation grants given to nine early-stage projects representing new approaches to disciplines including film, virtual reality software, gaming and more.
World’s first fully remote visual effects studio leverages integration of Shotgun with Cospective’s synchronized review-and-approval tool cineSync to ensure a harmonious workflow.
Emmy-winning original preschool series from Amazon Studios executive produced by Drew Hodges and Kelli Bixler of Bix Pix Entertainment earned the Jury Award for a TV series at the 2014 Annecy International Animated Film Festival.
Dutch filmmaker and artist Rosto to present an overview program of his work, ‘Mind My Gap - So Far So Evil,’ at the Animateka Animated International Film Festival running December 7-13 in Ljubljana, Slovania.
Bolstering its operations, leading French animation studio opens a brand-new 11,000 square-foot production facility in Bourg-lès-Valence.
Entertainment One’s popular preschool brand reaps strong ratings alongside strong licensing program.
Nominees for Best Feature include ‘Anomalisa,’ ‘Beasts of No Nation,’ ‘Carol,’ ‘Spotlight’ and ‘Tangerine.’
On the heels of the company’s move to a subscription-only model for its software suites, Autodesk reports sluggish results for the third quarter of 2015.
Sony Pictures Animation’s monster family box-office hit debuts on Digital HD Dec. 22 and on Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on Jan. 12.
CO3 colorist Greg Fisher worked with ‘Spectre’ director Sam Mendes and cinematographer Hoyte Van Hoytema to build subtle differences into the looks of each of the movie's many locations.
New broadcast licensing deal includes South East Asia, South Korea, Japan and the Indian Sub-Continent.