Short animated film ”Nullarbor” by Melbourne’s The Lampshade Collective received the Yoram Gross Animation Award at the Sydney Film Festival over the weekend.
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CHARGED STUDIOS is proud to announce that ‘Falling Up,’ an independent animated short produced through its Artists In Residence Program, was honored this month with The Audience Choice Award at the 2011 Brooklyn Film Festival (BFF).
Forecasting a busy summer of production, Calabash Animation has added accomplished animation director Chris Blake as the company’s new CG Production Manager, and Lead Animator Eric Meister.
Fuel VFX collaborated with Director Graeme Burfoot, The Feds and Clemenger BBDO Sydney to create GE’s latest brand campaign that showcases the company’s innovations in transportation and business technologies, health care and clean energy.
Bent Image Lab has teamed up with agency Borders, Perrin, Norrander to create an emotionally uplifting and visually dynamic 30 second TV spot Plywood for the Oregon Lottery.
Syfy has signed actress Valerie Cruz (Off the Map, True Blood, Dexter) as a recurring guest star on its newest original series Alphas, it was announced today.
SIGGRAPH Asia has announced the addition of a new program to our list of top-notch conference programs, the Symposium on Apps.
Sydney Opera House today announced the return of the global GRAPHIC animation competition as part of the GRAPHIC 2011 festival of storytelling, animation and music.
Autodesk University (AU) is where architects, engineers, and designers come together with industry and technology leaders to better understand new technologies, exchange best practices, and form new business strategies.
Genetica, the seamless textures, HDRI, and animation package created by Spiral Graphics Inc., has been updated to version 3.6.
Warner Bros. and Ron Howard are developing a live-action version of MAD Magazine's SPY VS. SPY, reports Deadline.com.
With Will Smith unwilling to take on the project, Quentin Tarantino has chosen Jamie Foxx to play the title character in his spaghetti Western, DJANGO UNCHAINED, reports Deadline.com.
Lionsgate has put out an offer to Emma Stone to star in its adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith's PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES, reports Variety.
Fox has hired Max Landis, son of John Landis, who wrote for the MASTERS OF HORROR and FEAR ITSELF series, to pen a new version of FRANKENSTEIN, reports Variety.
Universal is in talks with Ray Winstone to play the seventh dwarf in SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN, reports Heat Vision.
Relativity Media has hired Alex Tse (WATCHMEN) to write the reboot of THE CROW, reports ComingSoon.net.
Tom Wilkinson (MICHAEL CLAYTON) is in discussions to board LONE RANGER from Disney and Jerry Bruckheimer, reports Variety.
James Wan, whose last film was the haunted house tale INSIDIOUS, is in talks to take the helm of New Line's haunted house horror flick THE CONJURING, reports Variety.
CBS Films has picked up distribution rights to THE GRUDGE director Takashi Shimizu's FLIGHT 75, reports ComingSoon.net.
Coming right as the fourth season is set to premiere, TRUE BLOOD creator Alan Ball is in negotiations for a fifth season, which could be his last, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Guillermo del Toro has selected Idris Elba (THOR) to play the lead character in PACIFIC RIM, reports Deadline.com.
Universal has picked three more actors to round out the dwarves in SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN, reports Heat Vision.