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.
Geographical Region: Asia
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.
Digital Domain 3.0 CEO Daniel Seah named executive director and CEO of parent company Digital Domain Holdings Limited.
Launched on TV Asahi in Japan on October 5, Toei Animation’s newest animated sci-fi adventure is based on the hit manga created by Daisuke Ashihara.
Deal announced at MIPCOM to see Indian content company acquire 100 percent of Spain’s leading production and distribution company specializing in youth programming.
Based in Beijing, Stephanie Zhang will offer on-the-ground support to U.S. kids producer’s current clients and partners and work with the company to build new relationships in the Chinese market.
October mission will visit Hyderabad and Mumbai as part of the Film/Television and Digital Animation delegation to engage with the South Indian film industry.
Based on the classic Japanese folktale “The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter,” latest Studio Ghibli release opens in New York on Friday, October 17.
Japanese conglomerate SoftBank is reportedly in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation in a deal valuing the company at $3.4 billion.
Prime Focus Worlds receives the Lumiere Technology Award at the 5th Annual Entertainment Technology and New Product Awards.
OuiDO! Productions partners with Sekiguchi to produce a new Monchhichi series which will be distributed globally by PGS.
Wizart Animation’s CG-animated sequel sets release dates in 10 territories and attaches an English-language voice cast.
Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution strikes multi-year deal with Chinese online video site.
Indian creative services company chosen as an exclusive partner to execute VFX and 3D conversion services for large-scale Hollywood project.
Paris-based distributor inks a raft of TV sales for kids’ series ‘Kika & Bob’ and ‘Picnic With Cake.’
The deadline for submissions to the Japan Image Council’s “Animation Artist in Residence Tokyo 2015” program is September 10, 2014.
Studio Ghibli Library imprint celebrates Hayao Miyazaki and his groundbreaking animated film in a gorgeous hardcover art book featuring a new translation.