As we made our way from PDI/DreamWorks up to George Lucas' Big Rock Ranch, we took a short pause to take in the spectacular view of the Golden Gate Bridge.
PDI/DreamWorks was a major stop on the NoCal leg of the 2012 Oscar Showcase tour and it did not disappoint.
Warner Bros. has closed deals with Akiva Goldsman and Overbrook Entertainment to produce another installment of the 2007 hit film “I Am Legend.”
Featurette showcasing Aardman Animation’s work on the forthcoming The Pirates! Band Of Misfits, starring Hugh Grant.
Syfy’s spring 2012 schedule features a record number of original programming hours and original series.
Fresh off their official launch, COPA has delivered high-end imagery for ‘Turn Me On,” the new music video for David Guetta and Nicki Minaj, directed by Sanji at Wondros Productions via EMI Music.
Digital artists worldwide used Autodesk digital entertainment creation software to create 2011's most celebrated movies.
This year's Northern California tour includes Pixar, PDI/Dreamworks, Lucas Animation, The Walt Disney Family Museum and an evening with ASIFA San Francisco. Nominees on hand are Patrick Doyon and Marc Bertrand, the director and producer of Sunday/Dimanche; directors William Joyce, Brandon Oldenburg and producer Lampton Enochs of The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore; and Bonnie Thompson, the producer of Wild Life, a film by Wendy Tilby and Amanda Forbis. They have traveled from Shreveport, Louisiana, Montreal and Ontario Canada.
UK-based animations producer Aardman Digital (“Wallace and Gromit”) has launched a website for the new CBeebies wildlife-based TV series “Andy’s Wild Adventures.”
MPC was given the BAFTA award for Special Visual Effects for its contributions to "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2."
NVIDIA announced that registration is now open for its third GPU Technology Conference -- GTC 2012 -- to be held in San Jose, California from May 14-17, 2012.
Fans and friends of animation are invited to the 11th International Festival of Animated Films AniFest (April 26 – May 1, 2012). Accreditation passes are now available online at www.anifest.cz through April 20, 2012.
GenArts has released the new Monsters GT v7, withmore than 50 exceptional effects that enrich every artist’s VFX portfolio.
Award-winning director at Independent, Cary Fukunaga, has created the epic new trailer for 180 Amsterdam and the European launch of the Sony PS Vita console.
Industry veteran Sal Maniaci is headed back to Nickelodeon as the company’s new SVP of event and original programming.
The Gnomon School of Visual Effects presents “The Making of The Muppets” on Thursday, February 23, 2012.
Award-winning commercial, feature and television production company Caviar adds to its global reach by adding a UK arm.
Ogilvy/NY looked to Charged Studios and director Adam Pierce to usher in a new age of package delivery for UPS.
Fin Design + Effects and Fusion CI Studios joined forces to create CG elements for the Share-A-Coke ad campaign.
Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific has appointed 19-year industry veteran Glen Bartlett as its creative director.