In addition to a career spanning 35 years as an animator and artist whose work has garnered over fifty awards, Lauria was much sought out internationally as an animation, layout and character design instructor.
‘The Looking Planet,’ directed by Eric Law Anderson, wins Best Animated Film at the 17th annual Savannah Film Festival.
U.K. animation duo Becky&Joe release the third installment of their ‘Don’t Hug Me, I’m Scared’ series.
Industry veteran will supervise day-to-day production of more than a dozen new series DreamWorks Animation is producing for distribution.
Ridley Scott’s RSA Films teams with theatrical advertising company Wild Card to launch new venture geared towards the development of new forms of content and marketing for modern, global audiences.
Charles Dance to play the lead role of the alien Overlord Karellen in Syfy’s upcoming miniseries ‘Childhood’s End’ based on the book by Arthur C. Clarke.
Cartoon Network allegedly censors attempts by writers on its hit show ‘Clarence’ to feature a full-on kiss on the lips between two gay characters.
Former 'Grey's Anatomy' star teams with Canadian director Ann Marie Fleming to back an animated drama about a Chinese-Canadian poet in Iran.
Haim Saban, Chris Columbus, Michael Barnathan and Jeremy Zag join forces to launch ZAG Animation Studios, with plans to release two films per year beginning in 2017.
Historically inspired animated film is directed by Mizuho Nishikubo and co-produced by the Japan Association of Music Enterprises.
1973 Japanese animated masterpiece is the final film from the ‘Animerama’ trilogy produced by Osamu Tezuka and directed by Eiichi Yamamoto.
After a successful Kickstarter campaign, Mondo Media launches a new season ‘Baman Piderman’ on YouTube.
Acclaimed director recently helmed campaigns for Donna Karan and DKNY and also directed a Nintendo 3DS commercial shot entirely in 3D.
Disney’s ‘Planes: Fire & Rescue’ lands on Disney Blu-ray Combo Pack, Digital HD, Disney Movies Anywhere, DVD & On-Demand November 4.
Gala event on November 2 to honor ‘Simpsons’ director David Silverman, TV animation icon Phil Roman, DreamWorks Animation producer Bonnie Arnold, and voice talent of the year Jim Cummings.
Produced by Gaumont International and Wild West Television, new series marks the first foray into animation by Gaumont’s U.S. production arm.
PGS Entertainment secures pay TV deal with Boomerang for entertainment secures pay tv deal with boomerang for TAT Productions and Master Films’ ‘The Jungle Bunch to the Rescue!’
WGBH Boston has produced an original animated broadband series called Ruff Ruffman: Humble Media Genius with the help of Cincinnati’s Flaming Medusa Studios Inc.
Upcoming Marvel slate to include ‘Captain America,’ ‘Thor,’ ‘Avengers’ and ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ installments, along with films featuring Black Panther, Captain Marvel, Doctor Strange and the Inhumans.
Tonko House Studio's ‘The Dam Keeper’ wins the inaugural award for Best Animated Short; Vancouver Film School short ‘Religatio’ receives special mention for Best Student Film.