The Academy honors Imagineer Systems with the Scientific and Technical Award for mocha and its Planar Tracking technology.
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ShortsHD will release The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2013 in theatres across the United States, Canada and Europe on February 1, 2013.
Pulse Films partners with Crispin Porter & Bogusky and Storythings to create the new interactive Diesel Timeframes “Days to Live” campaign.
Actors Chris Pine and Zoe Saldana are to host the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Scientific and Technical Awards on Saturday, February 9, at The Beverly Hills Hotel.
Bitfilm launches a worldwide film competition in Bangalore, which will be the first ever to use Bitcoins for online voting and prizes.
For the first time, Disney and Pixar Animation Studios’ most popular characters come together in a magical storytelling experience.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is now allowing its entire membership to vote for Best Animated Short.
SIGGRAPH 2013 invites students and professionals to showcase their expertise and unique technical and creative skills at the International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, July 21 – 25, 2013, in Anaheim, CA.
Latvian-born animator Signe Baumane is creating an animated feature for adults: a funny film about depression.
Swann Auction Galleries spotlights a variety of Disney cartoons and drawings during its sale of 20th Century Illustration on January 24, 2013.
New Rosto film, “Lonely Bones,” to premiere at the Film Festival Rotterdam on Monday, January 28, 2013.
New multi-year deal provides sports, news and entertainment to AT&T U-verse customers in and out of the home; AT&T U-verse to add full suite of authenticated WATCH services.
The Jim Henson company promotes Andrew Thomas to Director, Global Distribution, Sales & Marketing, and names two new appointments: Karen Lee Arbeeny as Executive Director, Distribution Business Affairs and Casie Shapiro as Director, Global Distribution, Sales.
Animation Mentor rolls out a fully distributed studio production pipeline that integrates new VFX coursework and restructured animation program.
The Walt Disney Studios announces release dates and additional information for several of its upcoming films, including the highly-anticipated “Maleficent,” starring Angelina Jolie.
Gravity signs Alex Lemke as Senior VFX Supervisor and Compositing Supervisor, Feature Films and Commercials.
Turner Broadcasting System and The Warner Bros. Television Group announce licensing agreements with Netflix, bringing complete previous seasons of animated and live-action programming to U.S. members.
9 Story Entertainment signs a publishing deal for the hit animated comedy “Almost Naked Animals” with Scholastic.
Framestore teams with Buzz Aldrin, BBH, Biscuit London, Blink and Caviar Content to create an all new campaign promoting an out-of-this-world competition from Axe.