The Visual Effects Society is now accepting submissions for the 13th Annual VES Awards Show, recognizing visual effects in film, television, special venue, games & animation.
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Hoho Entertainment bolsters its comedy line-up with the new development project ‘Rat & Pigeon’ and recent acquisition ‘Aaagh! It’s The Mr Hell Show!!!’
David Fincher's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's popular novel takes first place with $38 million, while the prequel to ‘The Conjuring’ is a very close second with $37.2 million.
WIZZdesign helps Peugot create ‘The Legend Returns,’ a photoreal spot for the Peugeot 208 GTI which pays tribute to the legendary 1984 film, ‘Bombardier.’
Disney Junior announces a new primetime special, Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Battle for the Book! premiering Sunday, October 26.
Nucco Brain unveils its pre-school children’s animated series ‘Living with a Dragon,’ developed with the Pierdomenico Baccalario at Cartoon Forum.
Little Airplane Productions announces an additional three more deals for its animated franchise, ‘Small Potatoes.’
New release of render farm management software features the RenderPal V2 Submitter, frame checking improvements, idle clients shutdown, and more.
Focus Features' 3D family offering ‘The Boxtrolls’ takes in $17.3 million for its North American debut, the best showing yet for animation house LAIKA; internationally the stop motion feature earns $5.1 million for a foreign total of $17.7 million and early worldwide cume of $35 million.
The 3D animated feature took in over $25.7 million for its North American debut, the biggest independent animated film opening of all time.
Fifth annual technology and new product award winners are among 19 companies from 10 countries and include SuperD, Disney, Dolby, Barco, Prime Focus World and Panasonic; Hollywood technology pioneer John Rupkalvis receives 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award.
Director Eoin Duffy’s award-winning short film will premiere online via Shortoftheweek.com on September 29th.
Southpaw Technology announces the launch of five new TACTIC apps, all of which had been announced at SIGGRAPH 2014.
Aggressive partners with Story Worldwide to create “Just Gentle Cooking,” a new web spot for Beech-Nut Nutrition.
With over 12 years experience grading commercials, films and music videos, colorist Matthieu Toullet joins MPC London.
Newly launched U.K. production company ropes in Emmy Award-winning writer Jeffrey Scott for its maiden animation project.
Arnold for Houdini 1.0 provides a tight integration with Side Effects Software’s Houdini, as well as enabling smooth lighting workflows between Houdini and other DCC applications.
Twentieth Century Fox's YA adaptation ‘The Maze Runner’ opens to $32.5 million at the North American box office; James Gunn’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ passes up fellow Marvel title ‘Iron Man 2’ with a worldwide haul of $632.2 million.