The 2014 Grand Prize for Best Animated Feature is given to ‘Seth’s Dominion’ by Luc Chamberland at the Ottawa International Animation Festival; ‘Hipopotamy’ by Piotr Dumala wins the Nelvana 2014 Grand Prize for Best Short Animation.
Ukrainian band Brunettes Shoot Blondes release a new animated music video performed solely on Apple devices.
Aardman Animations and the British Council are partnering to help children around the world learn English with the stars of Shaun the Sheep and Timmy Time.
Corus Entertainment appoints Athena Georgaklis as its director of content for TELETOON, where she’ll oversee content development, acquisitions and production for the network’s English and French channels.
International distributor Mediatoon is headed to MIPCOM with a wealth of well-known titles, including several from the Moonscoop catalogue.
OuiDO! Productions partners with Sekiguchi to produce a new Monchhichi series which will be distributed globally by PGS.
Latvian Oscar committee lauds the film’s "international language, intimate story, and the director's courage to look at serious personal issues."
Genius Brands International signs an exclusive representation agreement for Latin America with Spiral International.
9 Story Entertainment signs multiple global deals for the animated comedy Nerds and Monsters from Slap Happy Cartoons.
Exhibition to feature concept art and puppets from the upcoming film, and will be on view September 26, 2014 through February 1, 2015.
Construction begins at Walt Disney World Resort on a brand-new ‘Frozen’ attraction at the Norway Pavilion in Epcot.
Directed by Wes Ball, ‘The Maze Runner’ is based on the popular novel series by James Dashner and will be released in theaters on September 19th.
With a theme of ‘Boys, Girls & Beyond!’, the seventh edition of the KLIK! Animation Festival includes six days of animated shorts from around the globe, master classes, premieres and parties.
Industry veterans from Disney, Blue Sky, Sony, Reel FX and Green Grass Studios join forces to tell inspirational stories with meaning and purpose.
Film and commercial VFX Supervisor Ben Gibbs, VFX Supervisor and Lead Flame Artist Jan Cilliers, and Executive Producer Celest Gilbert launch Venice-CA-based creative studio Girl Overboard.
Codex is now shipping the Codex Action Cam, the point-shoot-post system, which will be on display at IBC 2014.
Shuttlecraft, a boutique specializing in live-action and post-production services, opens a new studio in New York.
Running alongside the Ottawa International Animation Festival, The Animation Conference includes face-to-face business time, industry panels, one-on-one talks, and pitching opportunities.