A leaked Sony email reveals part of the decision-making process that led Sony executives to hire Kristine Belson as the head of their animation division.
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A barbarian warrior would rather wage animated war than work a real-world office job in the forthcoming animated/live-action comedy, ‘Son of Zorn.’
The film already has a release date.
It’s a unique instance of animation and live-action directing talent co-directing a film.
The directors of “The Lego Movie” were honored for their achievements in the field of animation.
In the role that he held for seven years, Osher oversaw Sony Animation and Sony Pictures Imageworks.
“The LEGO Movie,” “The Bigger Picture,” and “Interstellar” won BAFTA Awards tonight.
This year’s topsy-turvy animation award season shows no signs of letting up; after being shut out of the Oscars, ‘The Lego Movie’ won the Critics’ Choice Movie Award tonight for best animated feature.
A pretty much perfect response from “The LEGO Movie” co-director Phil Lord on being overlooked by the Oscars.
Not every animation director won a Golden Globe last night, but they all had a good time.
“LEGO Movie” Phil Lord and Chris Miller turned down an offer to run Sony Animation because “it’s too hard to do great work there.”
Five animated features have been nominated for a Golden Globe in the best animated feature category.
The National Board of Review named ‘How to Train Your Dragon 2’ the best animated film of the year.
The New York Film Critics Circle named “The LEGO Movie” the best animated film of the year.
“The LEGO Movie,” directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller, picked up the feature film prize at the BAFTA Children’s Awards.
Next week, the Cinefamily in Los Angeles will present its Animation Breakdown festival comprised of nineteen events over six days.
While Fox’s Sunday night lineup was dubbed Animation Domination in May 2005, it did not officially become all-animated until 2010. Now, the announcement of their fall 2014 schedule reveals that the cartoons will be ceding some of their Sunday night territory to live-action comedies “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” and “Mulaney,” which will be taking over the 8:30 and 9:30 time slots, respectively.
Continuing the inexplicable trend of people named Chris directing animated features, Chris McKay, the animation co-director of “The LEGO Movie,” will direct the film’s sequel, which is currently set for a May 26, 2017 release.
As anticipated, Warner Bros.’ The LEGO Movie, directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller, destroyed the box office with a $69.1 million opening.
Boosted in part by a sing-along version that was released into theaters, Disney’s “Frozen” jumped back into second place this weekend, an amazing feat for a film now in its 10th weekend of wide release.