The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 scientific and technical achievements represented by 22 individual award recipients will be honored at its annual Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation at the Beverly Wilshire on Saturday, February 12, 2011.
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Portfolio Ent. has licensed THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT! to Al Jazeera’s Arabic network, according The Hollywood Reporter.
Edgar Ramirez, the breakout star of Olivier Assayas' CARLOS, is in talks to join the cast of CLASH OF THE TITANS sequel, WRATH OF THE TITANS, reports Deadline.com.
The Aniboom Virtual Studio (aniboom.com), the world’s first virtual animation studio, is proud to announce the arrival of Leeor Goldberg to Aniboom.
Columbia Pictures has teamed with casual gaming leader Zynga to bring GREEN HORNET to its popular game MAFIA WARS, reports Variety.
The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in videogame writing during 2010.
The Playlist has comments from Natalie Portman that Andy and Lana Wachowski and Tom Tykwer (RUN LOLA RUN) will be directing the adaptation of David Mitchell’s CLOUD ATLAS together.
Ricky Gervais will lend his voice to the Mole in the live-action/animatronic version of THE WIND AND THE WILLOWS, reports Variety.
Bill Damaschke has been promoted to the post of chief creative officer at DreamWorks Animation, reports Variety.
The Visual Effects Society (VES), the organization that represents the finest artists and technologists in visual effects worldwide, recently extended by two years the contract for Executive Director, Eric Roth.
The Weinstein Company has pushed the release date to the lightning fast production APOLLO 18, reports Shock Till You Drop.
Screen Media Films has picked up the rights to PHASMA EX MACHINA, now retitled GHOST FROM THE MACHINE, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Animazing Spotlight’s international panel has completed scoring the animated shorts entries for the first quarter of their 2011 season.
After the very successful 2010 Edition, I'VE SEEN FILMS International Film Festival announced, along with its founder, international artist Rutger Hauer, that the Festival’s 4th Edition will be held from October 5 to 14, 2011 in Milan, Italy.
Leading visual effects software developer, The Foundry, today provided an insight into its plans for KATANA.
The Academy's visual effects branch exec committee met last night to narrow the list of 15 contenders down to seven for the Jan. 20 bakeoff.
Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures are negotiating with MONSTERS director Gareth Edwards for him to take the reins of GODZILLA, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
PES's latest short film, "The Deep," has gone live as part of Showtime's new "Short Stories" Series.
Universal is in talks with McG for the director to lead their big budget OUIJA feature, reports Deadline.com.
Deadline.com reports that Peter Greengrass is in talks to direct Sony Pictures' adaptation of CLEOPATRA: A LIFE, starring Angelina Jolie.