Acme Filmworks announces the release of the Giants’ First Steps, a collection of 25 student films by 15 of Hollywood’s greatest animated feature film directors.
Category: Short Films
humble’s hydra trips the light fantastic with dogs, cacti and comedy in Tumbleweed Tango, an animated short by directing duo hydra about love-struck balloon dogs dancing in a cactus patch.
Cinelicious provides 4K restoration to the Academy Of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences’ animation showcase, The Giants' First Steps. Featuring early films of animation luminaries curated by Acme Filmworks, the program will keynote SIGGRAPH 2013.
The Ottawa International Animation Festival announces the official selection of films that will compete and be screened at this year’s festival running September 18th-22nd.
Over five years in the making, animated short The Café is a work-in-progress with an ever-changing cast of participants from around the world, led by led by husband-and-wife powerhouse animation team Dana (Boadway) Masson and Terrence Masson.
UK-based Studio XYZ director Stephen Watkins directs the short film Incarceration as part of the Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration initiative from Sesame Workshop.
Framestore helps McLaren celebrate the F1 brand's 50th anniversary with Tooned 50, retelling the history of McLaren's cars and digitally recreating key historic drivers such as Alain Prost, Ayrton Senna and Mika Häkkinen.
Aardman Animations’ Karni & Saul create a miniature predator story in the world of tattoos in Skinmean, a short for Channel 4’s Random Acts
The Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee announces the Call for Entries for the 17th Japan Media Arts Festival starting in 2014.
Dr. Toon discusses Disney Channel’s controversial crossover Phineas and Ferb – Marvel Super Heroes television special.
Santa Monica boutique VFX studio provides visual effects for a five-minute film launching the Samsung Galaxy S4 via agency Leo Burnett.
BAFTA-winning director of The Eagleman Stag releases a trailer for his latest animated short, Marilyn Myller.
Disney Animation releases No Service, the second of 19 brand-new shorts featuring Mickey Mouse and his friends.
Geneva Film’s stop-motion animated short, Foxed!, will have its Canadian premiere at the Toronto Film Festival.
The Animation Block Party, dedicated to exhibiting all genres of the world's best independent, professional and student animation, celebrates its tenth anniversary with the festival’s largest slate of programming ever.
Remember when Marian Hossa got chased by raccoons during the Stanley Cup Finals and a Bruins' player was decapitated? Me neither, but Taiwanese animators do...
SIGGRAPH Dailies celebrates excellence in computer graphics in a fast-paced event that gives each presenter two minutes to show an animation and describe their work.
The Ebeling Group animates an original music video, The Story of I, for Wendy’s and The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption Canada.
The 2013 Palm Springs International ShortFest announces festival winners, with the claymation Arts & Crafts Spectacular #2 receiving the prize for best animated short, and Harald by Moritz Schneider taking first prize for best student animation.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announces category submission deadlines for 86th Academy Awards consideration.