Warner Bros. Digital Distribution (WBDD), a market leader in video-on-demand and electronic sell-through, today announced it will begin testing an offering of selected movies for purchase or rental through Warner Bros. Entertainment’s Facebook movie Pages.
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As preparations for the final battle commence, Harry Potter fans can do their part by joining Harry Potter: The Quest, a global online adventure celebrating Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2.
While Goro Miyazak’s animated feature, Tales from Earthsea, stands on its own as an entertaining film that did well in its Japanese theatrical run, there’s no doubt that the inevitable comparisons to his father and scrutiny from the book’s fans would overshadow the film’s merits to some degree.
The arrival on Blu-ray of Miyazaki’s timeless feature, Nausicaä Of The Valley Of The Wind reminds me why I mortgaged the farm to buy a top-of-the-line HD-TV and dvd player last year. The true beauty of the director’s visual style, his painterly landscapes and explosions of color have never been more apparent than with this new Blu-ray release.
ACM SIGGRAPH announces the selection of Cory Doctorow, science fiction novelist, blogger, and technology activist, to give one of its keynote presentations at SIGGRAPH 2011, the 38th International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, 7-11 August 2011 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, Canada.
Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), today announced a terrestrial content deal for the Nickelodeon brand in Russia in addition to a raft of new consumer products deals.
The 2011 version of GDC at San Francisco Moscone Center proved to be another great year for creators, publishers, and consumers alike.
Come for a crazy ride with SpongeBob as everyone becomes a suspect in SpongeBob SquarePants: The Great Patty Caper.
The Backyardigans are setting sail with four exciting pirate adventures on this brand new DVD, The Backyardigans: We Arrrr Pirates.
Big Idea Entertainment, the leading faith-based studio and producer of children’s and family programming, characters and brands, announced today they will release their first new Easter holiday DVD in seven years, VeggieTales: ‘Twas The Night Before Easter, on March 5 and March 8, 2011 in Christian and general market stores respectively.
PLAY, the award-winning creative on-air editorial house dedicated to the craft of creating promos, has launched a live-action production division.
MAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX), and The Walt Disney Studios announced today that the out-of-this-world animated adventure Mars Needs Moms will be released in the immersive IMAX 3D format on Friday, March 11th.
For this humorous new campaign for Carmax, Framestore partnered with creative powerhouse, Amalgamated, and director, Tom Kuntz, to create two spots that were big hits in this year’s Super Bowl.
Ricky Martin's new single The Best Thing About Me is You marks a new musical direction for the Puerto Rican superstar.
Nickelodeon Consumer Products UK today confirms a licensing deal with leading children’s book and magazine publisher, DC Thomson, to produce the first ever magazine devoted to Nickelodeon.
In keeping with its reputation for industry-standard-setting quality, IMAX Corp. (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX), today announced it has promoted David Keighley to the newly created role of Chief Quality Officer.
eyeon Software Inc., a worldwide leader in visual effects software, today announced the appointment of Jeff Krebs to Director of Sales.
Aspiring ballerinas will be able to wear their passion for dance from the inside out as HIT Entertainment, a leading provider of quality children’s entertainment, partners with Fruit of the Loom, one of the world’s most revered and trusted brands of apparel for the entire family, to launch a new line of Angelina Ballerina underwear.
As part of its ever-expanding KiZoic line of all-ages titles, Ape Entertainment and Classic Media announced today that the publisher will be adding the Casper’s Scare School property to its roster, featuring the “Official Ambassador of Halloween,” Casper the Friendly Ghost, and all of the characters from the CGI-animated Casper’s Scare School television series.
SIGGRAPH Asia 2011 sees the return of the Art Gallery and Emerging Technologies programs. Also calling for submissions are: Computer Animation Festival, Courses, Technical Papers, Technical Sketches & Posters.
F5, the biennial creativity conference presented by Motionographer, which will be held at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom April 15-16, 2011, announces another round of speaker additions to its program.