On the upside, the Disney+ streaming service has passed 60 million subscribers in less than nine months.
What gives the city an edge — and what threats does it face?
Ottawa’s Mercury Filmworks is operating at only 75% capacity during the pandemic.
Skydance Animation scores with another high-profile hire on the management side.
Dreamworks veteran Gabriele Pennacchioli is on board as executive producer.
Bron Digital will emphasize virtual production workflows.
The prospect of tv reform is worrying producers, including animation studios.
Quibi denies the estimates, but there’s little question that the company’s offerings aren’t resonating with viewers.
Toon City’s CEO says the productivity plunge is fairly typical for studios in the country, and cites lagging technical infrastructure as a root cause.
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Calderon’s Youtube channel Surviving Animation is a goldmine of tips on the business side of things.
When it comes to animation, the co-producers of “The Legend of Hei” mean business.
The company, which is home to many vfx and animation studios, is $1.59 billion in debt.
Africa’s largest animation studio is looking to Europe to expand.
The vfx studio behind “The Lord of the Rings” and “Avatar” is launching a new banner: Weta Animated.
The Bordeaux studio will work on a new season of “The Heroic Quest of the Valiant Prince Ivandoe” for Cartoon Network.
An official statement says: “Covid-19 is changing the entertainment industry … The merger is a direct and necessary response.”
Abovitz wanted to make a popular augmented-reality entertainment system. He failed.
Roy, an experienced animation producer at the National Film Board of Canada, will now spearhead a broader creative strategy for the organization.