The 64th Primetime Emmy Award Nominations were announced today by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, with veteran animated series competing against new animated series in the animated categories.
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The award-winning post production houses of Company 3, Beast and Method Studios have, for the first time ever, co-located within one facility in Chicago’s historic Tribune Tower.
Character and creature effects company MASTERSFX announced the addition of Jennifer Saeta as its new Vice President of Operations.
Beginning this year, the AniMazSpot festival will be held on a bi-annual basis; Festival Director Tee Bosustow will step down to return to the completion of UPA documentary, "The Boing Heard Round the World."
The one and only June Foray, voice of some of the most memorable characters in cartoons, will address the Women in Animation LA Voice-Over class on August 5th.
Digital Domain Media Group and Prime Focus World NV have signed an agreement whereby Digital Domain Media Group will license its 3D conversion technology to Prime Focus World.
Disney has brought online the new “Homage” trailer, first seen at Comic-Con 2012, for Tim Burton’s stop-motion animated film, “Frankenweenie.”
“Mazinger Z” the revered TV animated series from Toei Animation Co., is making its official Latin American debut.
With a long list of TV show and film post-production jobs under their belt, Los Angeles’ CoSA VFX has turned fooling the audience into a strong business - a business that runs on Luxology’s modo, and The Foundry’s Nuke.
PipelineFX announced that LA-based visual effects facility Western X has chosen Qube! to manage all graphics rendering on its latest film, “Santa Pups.”
The chart-topping super-team of Joss Whedon and John Cassaday return for more action on home entertainment shelves this summer in “Astonishing X-Men: Torn”.
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.