The Annecy International Animation Film Festival issues a call for submissions for the 2013 competition.
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Visual effects company Rodeo FX contributes 50 VFX shots to the feature film “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn—Part 2.”
Mobile app developed by former DreamWorks execs offers children the opportunity to paint with the colors and textures of the real world.
A Kickstarter campaign is launched to fund documentarian Pamela Tom’s film project about artistic legend Tyrus Wong.
Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences welcomes eight new members, bringing the Council's 2012–2013 membership roster to 25.
KATANA, the look development and lighting tool from The Foundry, is being adopted by a growing number of studios of all sizes around the globe
Scott Derrickson will direct the screen adaptation of the iconic Square Enix video game “Deus Ex: Human Revolution.” Derrickson will also write the screenplay for the film with C. Robert Cargill.
DIVE VFX produces approximately 175 shots as lead VFX House on Director David O. Russell’s film “Silver Linings Playbook.”
Kideo has partnered with Saban Brands to create the first-ever collection of personalized “Power Rangers Samurai” DVDs and digital video shorts.
Fuel VFX announces it’s highly experienced front line of producers leading the combined Fuel and Animal Logic advertising post production team.
Acamar Films has acquired the rights to award-winning author and illustrator Ted Dewan’s hugely popular pre-school book property “Bing Bunny.”
Pre-visualization production/post studio The Napoleon Group is set to relocate to New York’s Flatiron district in January 2013.
Connecting the Animation Community with the public through a 30-minute program of the best short animated films to be produced in the UK over the past year.
G-Technology announces the winner of its Driven Creativity US 2012 Competition at a gala reception in New York City.
Matt Welker joins pipeline tools developer for the visual effects, animation and video game industry as head of client care.
Framestore teams with Daniel Kleinman to deliver a spectacular opening title sequence for “Skyfall.”
MPC teams up with Caviar Director AG Rojas on a production of Montreal duo Purity Ring’s latest music video, “Lofticries.”
Directors Ang Lee and James Cameron talk about the craft of 3D filmmaking in a new featurette from Twentieth Century Fox.
In advance of a national release in January, “The Rabbi’s Cat” opens Friday, December 7th in New York and Friday, December 14th in Los Angeles.
An all-star cast of Katherine Heigl, Will Arnett, Brendan Fraser, Stephen Lang, Sarah Gadon, and comedian Jeff Dunham have signed on to lend their voices for the animated comedy feature “The Nut Job,” directed by Peter Lepeniotis for ToonBox Entertainment and Redrover Co., Ltd.