Paul Younghusband discovers the Thai’s keen to make their country not just a world-class destination for tourism, but for animation too.
Geographical Region: Asia
Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific’s Toonami is slated to launch in Thailand on January 14, 2015
Health officials announce measures to decrease the growing number of suicides among parents of manga artists.
Directed by Isao Takahata and produced by Yoshiaki Nishimura, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya is the first Studio Ghibli film to win an APSA.
9 Story Media Group licenses 26 new episodes of animated comedy series ‘Camp Lakebottom’ to Disney territories including Asia, the U.S., the U.K., CEEMA, India, Japan and Latin America.
New partnership is aimed at leveraging Toon Boom Harmony to create new original properties for the North American market.
Digital Domain 3.0 COO Amit Chopra named executive vice president of parent company Digital Domain Holdings Limited.
Turner’s second flagship kids brand returns to the region, complete with new look and first-run content.
Five-title animation package of more than 80 hours of children’s content destined for Thailand, Laos and Myanmar.
Leading industry professionals share top-notch innovations at Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center.
In an aggressive effort to tap into growing domestic and global marketplaces, China opens its first coal-fired animation studio in southern Guangdong province.
Japan’s leading animation studio maximizes internal computing resources with Deadline, Thinkbox Software’s customizable render management solution.
$50,000 comic contest debuts new system for webcomic artists to become published and reach new audiences.
Disney introduces its latest animated feature, ‘Big Hero 6,’ in Japan with a music video animated by Japanese entertainer Takefumi Kurashina, known for his emotional flip-book-style anime shorts.
Inspired by Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night's Dream,’ new animated feature is a madcap fairy tale musical from a story by George Lucas.
Kidscreen unveils 18 new animation concepts from Australia, Malaysia, Korea, Thailand, Singapore and New Zealand that will be showcased the 2014 Asian Animation Summit.
DHX Media announces a collaboration with China National Television to release a new multi-platform children’s content platform.
Digital Domain co-founder Scott Ross and Columbia University Professor Steven Feiner to share expert insights into computer graphics and augmented reality at the 7th ACM SIGGRAPH Asia Conference and Exhibition running December 3-6 in Shenzhen, China.
A Nov. 4 story on MPC in Hollywood trade ‘Variety’ is met with negative commentary from the VFX community, including descriptions of deplorable working conditions and a toxic corporate environment.
Historically inspired animated film is directed by Mizuho Nishikubo and co-produced by the Japan Association of Music Enterprises.
New theme park will include attractions created exclusively for China, plus Universal’s most popular theme park experiences from across the globe.
“Whenever we get stuck at Pixar or Disney, I put on a Miyazaki film sequence or two, just to get us inspired again.”
Digital Domain 3.0 parent company Digital Domain Holdings Limited enters into a 10-year agreement with TNT Production to produce 3D virtual performance holograms for concerts, films and other media.