The former Disney animator speaks about the challenges of creating an international co-production spanning more than a half-dozen countries, numerous visual styles, and almost a decade of production time.
The award-winning distributor has snapped up the U.S. rights to “April and the Extraordinary World” and “Extraordinary Tales.”
The director worked with Christopher Lee on the animated short “The Fall of the House of Usher.”
Billed as the first Mexico/US co-production, “El Americano” is scheduled for release later this year.
A record 73 animated features were submitted to the festival this year.
José Luis Moro Escalona, who ran one of Spain’s leading commercial animation studios and created the iconic Familia Telerín, died yesterday in Madrid at the age of 88.
Comic-Con International: San Diego is almost upon us, and the organizers have released the event’s mammoth program schedule. The madness, taking place from July 24-27, includes hundreds of panels, discussions, art demos, and screenings, with everyone from Buzz Aldrin to Betty White getting their moment to shine.