Cuppa Coffee Studios announce a new deal with Australia’s Foxtel for the stop-motion animated series “Life’s a Zoo,” with a spinoff in the works.
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Animal Logic expands its advertising creative team with the addition of director Simon Robson and VFX supervisor and lead Flame artist Jonathan Hairman.
Bubble Gum Interactive will be showcasing a trailer for its “Little Space Heroes” animated TV series at MIPJunior 2012.
Paul Mason turned his life-long love of superheroes into a burgeoning career, recently celebrating the release of the fourth issue in his distinctively Australian series “The Soldier Legacy”.
Flying Bark Productions announced the appointment of Rebecca Hardman as Head of Legal and Business Affairs.
Film and television production company Galaxy Pop has commenced production on its latest animated children’s series, “Get Ace,” scheduled to premiere in October 2013 on Network Ten.
The AEAF Awards winners were announced at a gala screening in Sydney on July 24, 2012; the number and quality of entries in the Feature Film VFX category sparked a new Gold, Silver and Bronze system for winners, recognizing MPC, Weta and Cinesite.
Warner Bros. and director Peter Jackson are seeking to turn the planned two-film “Hobbit” franchise into a trilogy.
Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific commissioned The DMC Initiative (DMCI) to help launch new children’s channel, Discovery Kids
The Sydney Opera House announced the return of the GRAPHIC global animation competition, held as part of the GRAPHIC festival of storytelling, animation and music.
Australian VFX studio Iloura was instrumental in creating the furry, foul-mouthed leading star in the Universal comedy, “Ted,” directed by Seth MacFarlane.
Fuel VFX delivered more than 200 complex visual effects shots for Ridley Scott’s sci-fi epic “Prometheus” as one of the three lead visual effects vendors on the film.
Sydney’s Fuel VFX delivered 150 visual effects shots for THE AVENGERS, the latest blockbuster from Marvel Studios.
Aspera announced that Fuel VFX has selected and deployed Aspera faspex to manage and transfer their digital assets.
Leading European production and distribution company Millimages has secured a major broadcast deal for its new children’s property “Mouk” with Australia’s national broadcast, ABC TV.
Aniplex of America has announced that it will host an exclusive screening of episode 5 of the hit anime series "Puella Magi Madoka Magica” in English.
New York and Melbourne-based studio XYZ announced that it has added Mat Landour to its artist roster.
Spellbound Entertainment has inked a new broadcast deal with ABC TV Australia for its multi award winning pre-school series, The Koala Brothers.
Fuel VFX teamed up with Director Bruce Hunt and Revolver for “Pasta Loves Leggo’s” via BWM Melbourne.
Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana Enterprises announced the appointment of respected industry veteran Andrew Kerr to Head of Consumer Products, The Americas and Australasia, effective immediately.