The American Society of Cinematographers announces nominations in the theatrical motion picture category of the 28th Annual ASC Awards for Outstanding Achievement.
California Amish announces the addition of documentary film director and editor Lily Henderson to its roster.
Out from under George Lucas’ wings, ILM’s legendary visual effects guru takes the helm as Chief Creative Officer.
Beatles legend Ringo Starr performs an original song, “I Wish I Was a Powerpuff Girl,” for the upcoming “Dance Pantsed” special in which he guest stars as Fibonacci Sequins, Townsville’s most famous flamboyant mathematician.
The Directors Guild of America announces the five nominees for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2013.
Larry D. Mann, the voice of Yukon Cornelius in the animated Christmas favorite Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, has died at the age of 91.
Walt Disney Studios teams up with fashion designer Christian Siriano to create a costume for The Pirate Fairy’s Zarina.
Belgium’s Grid Animation acquires the option to create the feature film version of Michel Gagné's graphic novel, “The Saga of Rex.”
The Hollywood Post Alliance Tech Retreat celebrates twenty years of exploring the opportunities and complexities facing an industry in transition and investigating new solutions and technologies, February 17-21, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency in Indian Wells near Palm Springs, CA.
Thomas Newman is honored with the Frederick Loewe Award for Film Composing for Saving Mr. Banks at the 25th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival.
The Beijing-based executive, whose firm bought Digital Domain in 2012, was felled by a sudden heart attack.
With awards season in full swing, The Hollywood Reporter rounds up five top animators from this year’s contenders -- Chris Buck, Dan Scanlon, Chris Wedge, Kristine Belson and Chris Meledandri -- for a roundtable discussion on the business of animation.
A weary traveler finds shelter in a shrine for old tools, appeasing angry spirits with his expert repairs.
Dutch animation house Studio Smack helps Greenpeace bring home its message about the alarming rate of disappearing species by removing the animals from the opening sequence of Disney’s The Lion King.
Sony Pictures unveils a peek at its forthcoming summer’s tentpole, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, during Wednesday night’s festivities in New York’s Times Square.
Chris Williams, co-director and co-writer for Disney Animation’s Bolt, joins Big Hero 6 as co-director alongside Don Hall.
A phone call ends a secret romance, while images of feudal Chinese combat provide a poignant landscape in this beautiful and imaginative short film.
A screening of recent student works from Croatia’s School of Animated Film is set for January 8, 2014, at the California Film Institute.