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Dreamworks Animation Headline News

Oriental DreamWorks Names Peilin Chou Head of Feature Animation

Former Spike TV exec previously served as director of development at Nicklelodeon and worked as a development executive at Walt Disney Animation Studios as part of the team that oversaw ‘Mulan,’ ‘Toy Story’ and ‘Hercules.’

FMX Headline News

Filmakademie Short ‘Jazz Orgie’ Selected as FMX 2016 Trailer

Irina Rubina's one-minute animated tour de force is chosen as the new trailer for FMX 2016, taking place April 26-29 in Stuttgart, Germany.

Awards Headline News

Hollywood Post Alliance Announces 2015 Award Winners

Weta Digital wins Outstanding Visual Effects in a Feature Film for their work on ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ at 10th Anniversary Gala honoring artists and innovators.

Splash Entertainment Headline News

Splash Entertainment Heads to Asia TV Forum & Market

Children’s entertainment company bringing internationally acclaimed animated titles ‘Chloe’s Closet,’ ‘Sabrina: Secrets of a Teenage Witch’ and more to Asian marketplace.

Aardman Headline News

Aardman Creates Winter Wonderland for Myer Australia

Irreverent stop-motion animated short, ‘Where Christmas Comes for Christmas,’ features four hand-sculpted characters filmed frame by frame making their way through a winter wonderland.

Festivals Headline News

Call for Entries: Inaugural GLAS Animation Festival Launching in 2016

Inaugural edition of the GLAS Animation Festival to spotlight filmmakers Paul Vester, Sara Gunnarsdottír, Hisko Hulsing, Satoshi Kon and more.

Television Headline News

Phil Lord, Chris Miller to Exec Produce 'Son of Zorn' for Fox TV

'The LEGO Movie' directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller to executive produce new live-action/animated hybrid comedy series set to air during the 2016-2017 season.

Technology Headline News

Important Looking Pirates Sails to AWS Cloud with Avere

ILP, Scandinavia's largest visual effects and digital animation studio, meets demanding production schedules with help from Avere FXT Edge filers and cloud bursting technology.

virtual reality Headline News

Fabric Software Prototypes New Editing Tools for Virtual Reality

New prototypes allow VR producers to storyboard and edit content directly within the virtual environment, as well as capture that data and bring it back into authoring applications such as Autodesk Maya.

SIGGRAPH Asia Headline News

SIGGRAPH Asia Wraps 2015 Edition

Eighth ACM SIGGRAPH Asia Conference and Exhibition brought together over 7,000 computer graphics professionals, technologists, researchers, enthusiasts and trade visitors hailing from 49 countries across the globe.