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Nominees Announced for the 66th Annual ACE Eddie Awards

‘Anomalisa,’ ‘Inside Out’ and ‘The Good Dinosaur’ nominated for best edited animated feature film; winners to be announced at the 66th Annual ACE Eddie Awards on January 29th.

Studio Ghibli Headline News

Daisy Ridley Leads Voice Cast for Studio Ghibli’s ‘Only Yesterday’

Playing in New York at the IFC Center, new English-language version of ‘The Tale of the Princess Kaguya’ director Isao Takahata’s 1991 animated feature, ‘Only Yesterday,’ expands to additional cities beginning February 26.

Disney Headline News

Disney Helps Ring in the New Year with New ‘Zootopia’ Trailer

Brand-new trailer features the all-new original song “Try Everything,” written by singer-songwriter Sia and songwriting duo Stargate, and performed by Grammy-winning international superstar Shakira.

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Society of Illustrators Introduces M. Prize for 2016 Comic and Cartoon Art Annual

Given in memory of political cartoonist Timothy Patrick Moynihan, award honors gold and silver medalists in the Society’s Comic and Cartoon Art Annual.

The Simpsons Headline News

Fan-Made ‘Simpsons’ Couch Gag is Brutal & Amazing

Independent stop-motion animator Lee Hardcastle creates his own take on the classic couch gag that opens each episode of the series with a tribute to Adam Wingard’s home invasion horror film, ‘You’re Next.’

Studio Ghibli Headline News

Michaël Dudok de Wit’s ‘The Red Turtle’ Set for September 2016 Release Date

Dutch director and animator’s debut feature is being co-produced by France’s Wild Bunch and Japan’s Studio Ghibli, with Isao Takahata serving as artistic producer.

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DreamWorks Animation’s ‘Dawn of the Croods’ Comes to Netflix

By Dan Sarto | Monday, December 28, 2015 at 5:16pm

Executive producer Brendan Hay talks about the Glendale studio’s latest animated television series for streaming giant Netflix, a prequel to their hit feature ‘The Croods.’

Stop-motion Headline News

Field Day Premieres Vincent Peone’s Stop-Motion Short, ‘The Sea is Blue’

Stop-motion animated short from directorial duo Josh and Vince was written and directed by Peone and produced at //kneeon Studios for YouTube channel Field Day.

Awards Headline News

‘Of Shadows & Wings…’ Picks up Three New Awards

Vivement Lundi! and Nadasdy Film co-production is the first film directed by Elice Meng and Eleonora Marinoni; animated feature to screen in competition at Clermont-Ferrant International Short Film Festival in February.

Dreamworks Animation Headline News

‘Kung Fu Panda’ Lawsuit Plaintiff Charged with Fraud

A man who sued DreamWorks Animation in 2011 with the claim that it stole the idea for ‘Kung Fu Panda’ from him is indicted for wire fraud and perjury in connection with a scheme to defraud the studio.

Short Films Headline News

Eoin Duffy Schools Santa on Physics with New Animated Short

Vancouver-based filmmaker is the director of ‘The Missing Scarf,’ which clocked up more than 16 international awards following its release and secured a place on the shortlist for the 2014 Academy Awards.

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Winsor McCay, George Pal & Walt Disney Shorts Named to 2015 National Film Registry

Library of Congress adds Winsor McCay’s ‘Dreams of a Rarebit Fiend,’ George Pal’s ‘John Henry and the Inky-Poo,’ and Walt Disney's ‘The Old Mill’ and ‘The Story of Menstruation’ to the National Film Registry.

Television Headline News

Season Two of Disney’s ‘The 7D’ Set to Premiere on January 23

Notable guest voices include Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne as the parents of Kelly Osbourne’s Hildy; Fran Drescher, Amy Sedaris, Jim Belushi, Jay Mohr, George Takei and “Weird Al” Yankovic also among guest stars.

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