The Jim Henson Company becomes licensing agent for FROG AND TOAD in the U.S. and Canada through a deal with HarperCollins Children’s Books.
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Bi-coastal production company Stardust has brought Dexton Deboree on board as Partner and Managing Director.
SIGGRAPH 2012 Art Gallery: In Search of the Miraculous presents exceptional digital and technologically mediated artworks that explore the existence of wonderment, mystery and awe in today’s world of mediating technologies and abundant data.
Minneapolis post studio Volt Adds MPC Remote Color Viewing, exclusive Minneapolis representation of editor Jonathan Del Gatto & new VFX/design talent.
Past and present come together in the Videophonic Session at the PromaxBDA Conference where select design studios create music videos for songs from before the MTV era.
Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, Inc. has named Melissa Tinker as Vice President of its licensing and merchandise division, Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE).
Combining high-speed Phantom footage, elements from the film, CGI and a custom designed font, The Mill L.A. created an intensely dark and truly gothic sequence for Universal’s “Snow White and the Huntsman.”
Nelvana Enterprises and The Clifford Ross Company announced a partnership agreement with New York-based toy design company YOTTOY Productions to develop soft toys inspired by the Babar literary character.
Viacom has concluded a brand new agreement with leading European broadcaster, Televisión Española (TVE), that will see Nickelodeon’s reinvented comedy action adventure series, “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” air across the Spanish market.
Italian producer, distributor and licensor Rainbow has secured a licensing partnership with Mattel for toy rights to its new girls’ property and animated television series “Mia and me.”
New York-based indie animation distributor GKids has acquired North American rights to "From Up On Poppy Hill,” the latest release from Japan's Studio Ghibli.
32TEN Studios details highlights from its “Models and Miniatures in A Digital Age,” workshop featuring veteran ILM artist Fon Davis.
The Jim Henson Company continues to expand the run of animated children’s television series “Dinosaur Train” as it acquires new international licensees.
Licensing agent Evolution partners with CCI Entertainment to develop new children’s animated series “Taffy Saltwater.”
Kidscreen’s inaugural Asian Animation Summit, an initiative of Australia’s ABC TV, Korea’s KOCCA and Malaysia’s MDeC, is set to take place on December 10 & 11 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
LeapFrog announced their partnership with Zinkia to bring global children’s hit POCOYO to the LeapPad.
Stephen Lighthill has been elected to serve as president of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC).
Ottawa International Animation Festival’s Television Animation Conference (TAC) will again play host to open content creator panel Pitch THIS!
William McDonald has been appointed the new Chair of the Department of Film, Television and Digital Media (FTVDM) at UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television (TFT), effective July 1, 2012.
Pukeko Pictures signed an agreement deal with the Animation School of the Beijing Film Academy and Grand Entertainment Ltd. (GZ) to establish the “International Animation Technology Joint Research Centre” to actively promote the development of animated projects and open up the expanding international, Chinese and film and television markets.
Ron Meyer, Universal Studios President and COO, will be the 2012 Commencement Speaker for this year’s UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television’s (TFT) commencement ceremony.
cebas Visual Technology announced that its thinkingParticles tool was heavily relied on in some of the feature scenes for “Snow White and The Huntsman.”
Los Angeles filmmaker Travis Betz recreated the film trailer for Ridley Scott’s "Prometheus" entirely from paper.