Fairchild establishes strategic footprint in fast growing 3d motion tracking market with acquisition of Xsens.
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Beakus director Gergely Wootsch adds just the right amount of sinister style to the first of three animated virals promoting the new drama series ‘Penny Dreadful’ on SKY in the UK.
Innovative, affordable markerless camera tracking and previz solution for real time visual effects and on-set visualization for the film and broadcast industries.
Gothenburg, Sweden-based developer of professional real-time 3D animation technology Craft Animations announces Craft CameraFx, a powerful new animation tool designed specifically for camera animation.
“Life Begins at Breakfast,” a new stop-motion campaign created by Sunshine and Nexus director Conor Finnegan, features handmade felt woodland animals waking up to the sound of Dorset AM.
The U.K.’s Aardman Animations produces a new campaign for Maynards Discovery Patch, bringing a hedgehog family to life in a miniature stop-motion world rich in irresistible details, texture and charm.
Screening May 16 at the Cannes Film Festival, 3D animated horror classic reboot benefits from markerless mocap workflow.
WIZZdesign combines SFX and live action to bring Oasis soft drink brand’s fruity characters to life in The Berryfly Effect.
Canadian animation studio Mercury Filmworks announces its expansion into Europe’s creative market with former Teletoon content chief Alan Gregg at the helm.
Attendees at next month’s Annecy International Animated Film Festival get a sneak peek at Pixar’s next film with “A Look Inside Disney•Pixar’s Inside Out,” hosted by director Pete Docter.
Directing duo Kijek/Adamski unveil their unique stop motion wide-projection film ‘Trace,’ which is now screening at the Motion Factory animation exhibition at Paris digital arts centre La Gaîté lyrique.
9 Story Entertainment announces new sales of Peg + Cat, Wild Kratts, and Finding Stuff Out to the UK’s CSC Media.
With ad revenue rising, Nickelodeon and MTV owner Viacom makes a move to boost its UK audience with the acquisition of Channel 5 Broadcasting for $760 million.
Ireland’s Brown Bag Films creates a new short animation, ‘Anya,’ for charity initiative To Russia With Love.
Three-time Oscar nominee Sylvain Comet discusses French stereotypes, animation techniques, and creating his couch gag for ‘The Simpsons.’
British actor Bob Hoskins, who played Eddie Valiant in the 1988, live-action/animated hybrid classic ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit,’ dies at the age of 71.
MILK scoops up a British Academy Television Craft Award in the Special, Visual & Graphic Effects category for BBC’s Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special: Day of the Doctor.
Rainbow and Lucky Punch announce new international broadcast deals for the live-action and CGI animated series Mia and me.
The cast of Star Wars Episode VII is announced with actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow set to join the original stars of the saga.
Technicolor announces the pre-sale of the children’s animated comedy series Atomic Puppet to France Télévisions.
Three examples of the director’s stop-motion animation and directorial prowess are included in the prestigious “Motion Factory” show, running now through August 10 at La Gaîté Lyrique in Paris, France.
Sebastian Strasser wins the Animated Com Award main prize, awarded for the best applied animation in the fields of advertising, spatial communication and technology, with Vodafone “Add Power.”
The UK’s Through the Hawthorn…, by Anna Benner, Pia Borg, and Gemma Burditt, wins the Grand Prix award at the 2014 Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film.
CGI feature Saint Seiya Legend of Sanctuary, directed by Keiichi Sato and executive produced by Masami Kurumada, will receive its worldwide premiere at the Annecy Film Festival on June 11, 2014.