The Best Animated Frames [BAF] Awards was started in 2004 by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry [FICCI] to recognize and honour students and professionals in the field of Animation. This first ever Animation Awards in...
GHOST IN THE SHELL
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Coming to Blu-ray + Digital HD March 14, 2017
Also Returns to Theaters for Limited Engagement
February 7 - 8, 2017
Mamoru Oshii Classic to Screen in 110 U.S. Theaters
A female cybernetic government agent, Major Motoko Kusanagi, and the Internal Bureau of Investigations are hot on the trail of “The Puppet Master,” a mysterious and threatening computer virus capable o...
This year, the Festival and Market have decided to pay tribute to Chinese animation through different events:
A major exhibition at the Château d’Annecy, musée lacs et montagnes, presenting work and installations by artists and filmmakers like Sun Xun, Haiyang Wang, Wu Chao and Weilun Xia, who are working at the frontiers of contemporary art and animation.
A retrospective programme of a dozen films screened at the Festival including Princess I...
Sharing Laughter And Art With The Hadza Tribe Teaches PowToon That Animation Is A Universal Language
PowToon, software that puts the power of animation into everyone's hands, brought its latest animation platform to the Eastern African country of Tanzania to meet the Hadzabe Tribe, who are technologically isolated and have never seen cartoons before. PowToon released a web video today documenting their journey into Northern Tanzania where the Hadzabe we...
Nimble Collective announced today it is inviting animators and other creators to apply to test its feature-packed virtual streaming production platform. The startup, founded by a stellar team of animation pioneers and technologists, is aiming to reinvent the animation content market by offering studio-caliber capabilities without the costly infrastructure.
Interested beta testers can submit their applications here: cloud.nimblecollective.com/beta. Initially, a small pool of applicants...
Collaboration is at the heart of both Artella and DUEL, the animated film of kids working together to imagine themselves in a new and adventurous world.
From an early age, children are taught a few core principles: be nice to others, be accepting, and share. To illustrate these fundamental principles, a new animated short film called DUEL. DUEL revolves around a lively cast of three kids who come together and imagine themselves in an exciting and adventurous world.
The themes that permeate D...
The 10 films are listed below in alphabetical order by title:
Blind Vaysha—Theodore Ushev, director (National Film Board of Canada)
Borrowed Time—Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj, directors (Quorum Films)
Happy End—Jan Saska, director (FAMU – Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague)
The Head Vanishes—Franck Dion, director (Papy3D Productions, National Film Board of Canada and ARTE F...
From director Mark Osborne and Netflix, THE LITTLE PRINCE is a feature length animated film inspired by the French novella Le Petit Prince, first published in 1943 by poet, author and aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Osborne's film uses four types of animation: hand drawn 2D animation, CG animation, paper cutout animation and stop-motion animation to bring this fable of friendship, love, loss and loneliness to life. THE LITTLE PRINCE is voiced by Jeff Bridges, Rachel McAd...
Professor Andreas Hykade, Director of the Animationsinstitut at Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, Independent Filmmaker and FMX Conference Chair, will receive the Golden Dinosaur at the 23rd Etiuda & Anima Festival in Krakow/Poland this week. The Golden Dinosaur recognizes "outstanding artists turned pedagogues" for their achievements in filmmaking and teaching. Andreas Hykade will collect the prize in person during his interactive workshop "Self-Portraits of Animation Author...
PRINCESS MONONOKE, the classic animated film from groundbreaking writer/director Hayao Miyazaki and the legendary Studio Ghibli, returns to movie theaters for TWO NIGHTS ONLY in celebration of the beloved historical fantasy&r...
The German Producers Alliance has kicked off this year’s Cartoon Forum with an event promoting international co-productions on 13th September afternoon. The Forum took place from 13th - 16th September 2016 in Toulouse and is the biggest annual get-together of the European animation industry with more than 950 participants. This makes it an important addition to 11th Animation Production Day May 4-5, 2017) to promote the competitiveness of the German animation industry. The event...
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The 40th Anniversary of the Ottawa International Animation Festival is almost upon us! This September 21 - 25, 2016, the city of Ottawa will transform into the center of the animation universe.
Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF), North America's leading animation festival, is excited to announce the Official Selection for Animated Feature Competition! Running September 21 - 25 in Ottawa, Ontario, the 2016 Festival is also our 40th Anniversary celebration and includes entries from filmmakers from around the world.
This year's selection of animated feature films is one of our strongest and most diverse. From returning Grand Prize winner Jea...
Animation Day in Cannes has ranked in top 2.5% of among more than 4,000 film festivals and creative contests around the world
Animation Day in Cannes has ranked as one of the Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals on FilmFreeway for the month of May! According to reviews from real FilmFreeway users, your festival ranks in the top 2.5% of among more than 4,000 film festivals and creative contests around the world. No doubt, this ranking is a testament to the countless hou...
A thousand years ago, one boy with a dream of becoming a great warrior is abducted with his sister and taken to a land far away from home. Thrown into a world where greed and injustice rule all, Bilal finds the courage to raise his voice and make a change. Inspired by true events, this is a story of a real hero who earned his remembrance in time and history.
When two villains attack their nemesis superhero at the same time, they must fight to decide who gets the timeslot to attack the city.
A beautifully animated and uplifting day dream to the song "Shooting Stars" by The Bag Raiders
Grace Van Patten
The Sopranos, Law and Order SV...
In a world of time a Clockmaker tries to create 'true love' before his world stops forever. A tale from a mechanical world. An homage to George Melies.
Best Irish Short: Fastnet film Festival 2016. Best Arthouse Fastnet film Festival 2016, Cannes, WINNER Animation Day, (May 2016)
NewPort Beach Film festival (Apr 2016), U S A. AWARDS: Outstanding Achievement in filmmaking short
WorldFest Houston International Film Festival (Apr...
MAZE WITHOUT WALLS is an introspective look at the invisible barriers that we create for ourselves.
The Answer (Kodaline)
The Answer (Kodaline)
Peering into one’s coffee, time moves in a different way. Part dream, part daydream while one gains consciousness.
Tracy Miller-Robbins is an interdisciplinary artist working with drawing and experimental forms of animation. She received her MFA from the University of Cincinnati and her BFA in Painting and Drawing from the Art Academy in Cincinnati. Her animated works hav...
A weathered Sheriff returns to the remains of an accident he has spent a lifetime trying to forget. With each step forward, the memories come flooding back. Faced with his mistake once again, he must find the strength to carry on.
Born in Peru of Colombian and Scottish parents, Andrew grew up around the world before settling in the US at the age of 16. Meanwhile, Lou's chil...
In ancient Shanghai, a plucky Shih Tzu, Lucky, must fend for himself after his mistress Chi Yu is banished from her castle. Along with Leo, a young waif living on the streets -- they stow away on a pirate ship in search of adventure -- and his lost love..
Here's Lookin' at You, Kid
Here's Lookin' at You, Kid
Lucky and ...