AWN Headline News
The deadline for submissions to the Midwest's first and only Animation Celebration, sponsored by the Midwest Association of Professional Animators and CinemaKC, is August 21, 2012.
Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific commissioned The DMC Initiative (DMCI) to help launch new children’s channel, Discovery Kids
As war wages in Eastern Europe, the use of Bio Organic Weapons (B.O.W.s) explode into a terrifying new dimension in “Resident Evil: Damnation,” available September 25th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Noise Industries, developer of visual effects tools for the post-production and broadcast markets, introduced a new version of Manifesto, available now for free for Final Cut Pro X, Motion and After Effects.
European production and distribution company Millimages is launching its iPad app “Louie, teach me to draw and write” in the US.
eyeon Software announced the integration of its award-winning compositing tool Fusion in the post production pipelines at both Corus Entertainment and Pipeline Studios.
Nickelodeon has signed 30 UK licensees ahead of the eagerly anticipated premiere in October of the new CG animated “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
Viacom’s charming pre-school animation “Bubble Guppies” is taking its play-to-learn ethos worldwide as third party broadcast sales rack up.
Visual effects software developer The Foundry announced that Rhythm & Hues has adopted MARI as its primary paint tool.
In this animated short created by students at the DAVE School, C-3PO and R2-D2 embark on a rollicking adventure when the Jawas hijack an experimental Mon Calimari starship.
DreamWorks Animation is leading the bidding for Classic Media, the privately-held owner of characters such as Casper the Friendly Ghost and the Lone Ranger.
Comic-Con’s Hall H was host on Saturday to some of the first footage from the forthcoming “Silent Hill: Revelation 3D.”
Scholastic Media announced kicks off the 50th anniversary celebration of “Clifford the Big Red Dog” on September 24th with the “Biggest Birthday Party Ever.”
Award-winning post house Company 3 announced the opening of a new division that provides promotions, trailers, titles, animation and effects design work for television networks.
Method Studios has significantly expanded its New York presence in order to meet growing demand in the region for high-end visual effects work for feature films and commercials.
Vicon motion capture systems were used by VFX powerhouse Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) to create visual effects for the summer’s biggest box office hit, “The Avengers.”
Tinman Creative Studios partnered with the Toronto Animated Arts Festival International (TAAFI) to produce a sponsorship film for the festival’s inaugural year.
Online kids channel Toon Goggles is expanding its library of content, adding a series of animated programs from Spain’s BRB Internacional for the US and Canada.
Sky News Arabia, the new 24-hour free-to-air Arabic news channel, launched in May using a sophisticated Vizrt system to deliver its live news graphics.
Studio AKA’s David Prosser has just completed a beautiful 3 ½ minute film for the Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival (SICAF).
Callaway Digital Arts and Sesame Workshop announce the launch of the app “The Great Cookie Thief,” starring Sesame Street's Cookie Monster.