Entertainment One Unveils Roster of Activity to Celebrate Peppa Pig’s 10th Anniversary in the UK. Highlights include 15-minute broadcast special, new product launches, on-air and online broadcaster activity, Golden Codes promotion and DVD release.
Ireland’s Cartoon Saloon, the animation studio behind the Oscar-nominated ‘The Secret of Kells,’ releases a new trailer for the forthcoming ‘Song of the Sea.’
Visual-effects company Sony Pictures Imageworks plans to moves its Los Angeles headquarters to Vancouver.
Internationally award-winning animation and visual effects company BENT Image Lab opens a new office in New York City.
The in-progress preview of Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet, an animated adaptation of the classic book of poetry produced as a passion project by actress Salma Hayek, makes headlines at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.
Tickle your senses and amaze your eyes with Animation Breakdown’s ‘Technicolor Toons,’ a one-night-only screening of 35mm Technicolor cartoons from the ‘30s, ‘40s and ‘50s presented by animation historian Jerry Beck.
As production begins in Michigan, Warner Bros. unveils the title of its previously untitled Batman-Superman feature: Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice.
CalArts pays tribute to alumnus John Lasseter with an honorary doctorate for his outstanding achievements in animated feature filmmaking.
In conjunction with the Society of Illustrator’s "Icons of Animation" exhibit, Bill Plympton, Peter de Seve and William Joyce participate in a panel discussion, “The Art of Illustration,” on June 4, 2014.
Visual Effects Society showcases vast opportunities for Vancouver’s talent pool through annual event.
Beakus director Gergely Wootsch adds just the right amount of sinister style to the first of three animated virals promoting the new drama series ‘Penny Dreadful’ on SKY in the UK.
Walt Disney Animation Studios stereoscopic supervisor Katie Fico to deliver ‘Frozen: The Art of 3D Storytelling’ at IMMERSION 2014.
The Hettema Group and Caesar’s Entertainment Corp taps Viva Design Inc. to create two large scale spots commemorating the opening of the latest Las Vegas attraction, the High Roller observation wheel.
The Toronto Animation Arts Festival International, taking place June 13-16, kicks off with the Canadian premiere of the feature film Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart.
DHX Media’s Copyright Promotions Licensing Group expands in North America with a new operation based in LA that will be headed by Ted Larkins.
WIZZdesign combines SFX and live action to bring Oasis soft drink brand’s fruity characters to life in The Berryfly Effect.
As part of its ongoing Cartoonist-in-Residence program, animation artist Alina Chau will be at the Cartoon Art Museum to discuss her work on May 10.
Waterstones Children’s Laureate Malorie Blackman will keynote this year’s Children’s Media Conference on July 3.
Canadian animation studio Mercury Filmworks announces its expansion into Europe’s creative market with former Teletoon content chief Alan Gregg at the helm.
Attendees at next month’s Annecy International Animated Film Festival get a sneak peek at Pixar’s next film with “A Look Inside Disney•Pixar’s Inside Out,” hosted by director Pete Docter.