Hornet director Mikey Please completes a new animated short, The Jolly Dot, made in collaboration with Dan Ojari, the lead animator on Please’s award-winning Marilyn Myller.
Category: Short Films
ASIFA-Hollywood announces its call for entries for the 41st Annual Annie Awards, to begin Tuesday, September 3.
Walt Disney Animation releases new imagery from its forthcoming Mickey Mouse short, Get A Horse!, directed by Lauren MacMullan.
Spike & Mike's Sick & Twisted Festival of Animation returns to San Diego to celebrate its 20th anniversary; the festival kicks off Saturday, August 24 with a one-night-only opportunity to meet & greet Ren & Stimpy creator John Kricfalusi.
BBC Radio 2 taps Aardman Animations to create Dark Side, a three minute film to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon.
Cinefamily's Animation Breakdown hosts the world premiere of Ghost Stories, the long-awaited anthology from independent animation collective Late Night Work Club, on Thursday, August 29.
Culver City/Vancouver-based visual effects house Zoic Studios helps create a new social film, “The Power Inside,” for Intel and Toshiba via agency Pereira & O’Dell, San Francisco.
Ace and Son have been creating lots of nifty music clips for this band called Grouplove. Sounds sexy. No, not really. Sounds hippie. Stupid hippies. Great videos though.
Polish film director and cinematographer Patryk Kizny follows up on his 2010 hyper-real short film, The Chapel, with the in-progress Rebirth, created with the help of Thinkbox Software’s Krakatoa.
Brickyard VFX provides color correction and effects for the short film Gravity, which premieres August 18 at the HollyShorts Film Festival.
During the season premiere of Breaking Bad's final season, the always hilarious character Badger describes his Star Trek script to Skinny Pete. Less than 24 hours after the premiere, someone has created an animated version of the scene.
The Walt Disney Studios shares never-before-revealed details about upcoming animation titles with fans at D23 Expo; three animation studios come together to showcase extraordinary new music, voice cast announcements, behind-the-scenes stories and sneak peeks of future big- and small-screen adventures.
Toy Story Of Terror!, Disney and Pixar’s first special for television featuring a spooky new tale with the beloved characters from the Toy Story films,” to air Wednesday, October 16 on ABC.
Colorflow provides postproduction services for documentary short Facing Fear, directed by Jason Cohen.
Canada's National Film Board will premiere four new stereoscopic 3D animated shorts at the Toronto International Film Festival, including The End of Pinky by Claire Blanchet, Impromptu by Bruce Alcock, Gloria Victoria by Theodore Ushev, and Chris Landreth's Subconscious Password.
The BFI Future Film Festival issues a call for entries to the 2014 edition of the festival; the deadline for submissions is September 30, 2013.
Julie Zammarchi is an American indie animator best known for her films Ape (1992) and beautiful The Passenger (2009). I stumbled upon a recentish piece short she did using Johnny Cash's 25 Minutes To Go.
Trunk Animation directors Alasdair & Jock create a new short for Channel Four’s Random Acts, which answers the question, “where do ice-cream vans go in the winter?”
The New York Times profiles the careers of five "rising stars" of animation: Rebecca Sugar, Minkyu Lee, Jason Ruiz, Justin Roiland and Timothy Reckart.
New York animation boutique Ace & Son Moving Picture Co. collaborates with Canvasback Music/Atlantic recording artists Grouplove to create an expansive promotional campaign.