According to figures released at the tenth China International Cartoon and Game Expo in Shanghai, China's animation industry generated $14 billion (87 billion yuan) in revenue last year.
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Internationally award-winning animation and visual effects company BENT Image Lab opens a new office in New York City.
One month before FMX transforms into the watering hole for the Art, Technology and Business communities, Europe's most influential conference on digital entertainment announces enriching additions to its impressive lineup of speakers and media productions.
The 16th edition of Cartoon Movie showcases the success of European animation with soaring attendance.
Watch Disney, Pixar, and Marvel Movies with Disney Movies Anywhere; new digital movie service and app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch debuts with iTunes.
With awards season in full swing, The Hollywood Reporter rounds up five top animators from this year’s contenders -- Chris Buck, Dan Scanlon, Chris Wedge, Kristine Belson and Chris Meledandri -- for a roundtable discussion on the business of animation.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announces 10 animated short films that will advance in the voting process for the 86th Academy Awards.
Armie Hammer, Christian Slater, Mayim Bialik, Teri Hatcher, Flea, Jim Belushi, Darren Criss, and Sean Astin Join Stan Lee as the voices of ‘Mighty 7.’
Nineteen features are submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 86th Academy Awards.
Award-winning animation studio Reel FX utilizes Dell technology to develop, produce and animate its first full-length feature film, Free Birds, directed by Jimmy Hayward and featuring the voices of Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson and Amy Poehler.
In partnership with non-profit charity: water and the American Cinematheque, I Know That Voice, a documentary that “puts a face to the voices we all know and love,” premieres at the legendary Grauman’s Egyptian Theater on November 6, in Hollywood, CA.
Just in time for Halloween, ComiXology releases the second issue of writer/director/comic book creator Stephan Franck's acclaimed 12-issue mini-series ‘Silver.’
DreamWorks Animation reports third quarter 2013 financial results; revenue from feature film segment drives strong earnings.
In commemoration of International Animation Day, the National Film Board of Canada launches the seventh edition of ‘Get Animated!,’ a free online screening series including a selection of recent films, two filmmaker showcases, and six brand-new films.
Manhattan Edit Workshop announces the return of From the Cutting Room, November 21, which will feature the visual effects duo Rob Legato and Mark Russell.
VFX Producer Sophie Orde joins Framestore’s film department, where she has been hired to run the production for Universal’s ‘Dracula Untold.’
CVMP Conference to explore cutting-edge advances in post production technology; speakers include Tim Webber, VFX Supervisor on ‘Gravity.’
DreamWorks Animation unveils a first look at the studio’s forthcoming CG-animated feature, Mr. Peabody & Sherman, directed by Rob Minkoff and voiced by Ty Burrell and Max Charles.
‘Blade Runner’ concept artist Syd Mead returns to his auto design roots in an interview at the annual Woodward Cruise in Detroit.
The Holland Animation Film Festival, the largest animation film festival of the Netherlands highlighting films from art-house and commercial to cartoons and 3D, issues a call for entries for the 2014 edition of the festival, to be held March 19-23.
Forbes writer Scott Mendelson redefines his argument surrounding the glut of mid-summer animated features, noting that the majority of animated features made in the U.S. are specifically targeted at younger children and fashioned in a manner to appeal to that specific demographic.
Toronto-based Tinman Creative Studios wraps the ambitious “140 Character Films” interactive campaign for McDonald’s Canada and agency Tribal DDB.