February sees the streaming premieres of ‘Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur,’ ‘My Dad the Bounty Hunter,’ and ‘On-Gaku: Our Sound.’
We highlight all the animation that will screen at Germany’s Berlinale next month.
Animated short films ‘Câline,’ ‘Black Sun,’ and ‘Granny’s Sexual Life’ also earned nominations.
Best animated feature nominees are: ‘Pinocchio,’ ‘Marcel the Shell,’ ‘Puss in Boots,’ ‘The Sea Beast,’ and ‘Turning Red.’
The production crew of “Puss in Boots: The Last Wish” is discussing the craft that went into making the hit film.
Crunchyroll hosted another strong anime release while ‘Boonie Bears’ ninth feature was a hit in China.
Kiel single-handedly, directed, and animated the film.
Niigata’s competition lineup features 10 titles with producers from 12 countries. Japanese animation legend Mamoru Oshii is the jury president of the first edition.
“Guillermo del Toro’s Pinoccchio” was also nominated in the production design and original score categories.
The kids and family feature will debut on Netflix on November 22 of this year.
After earning 51 nominations and 20 wins last year, Netflix again leads the pack with 50 nominations.
Despite being available to rent now, “Puss in Boots” pulled in more money at the U.S. box office in its fourth weekend than the prior weekend.
The company pulled in nearly a quarter-billion dollars at the Japanese box office, surpassing its previous record set in 2009.
It is also the third year in a row that a direct-to-streaming animated film has won the Critics Choice animation honor.
Here’s a great collection of animated features that push perceptions of what the art form can be.
These standout features from 2022 deserve a close look from Oscar voters.
The film opens January 25 in Korean theaters.
In his acceptance speech, del Toro reminded audiences that, “Animation is cinema,” and that it is “not a genre for kids; it’s a medium.”
Universal’s other two winners in 2022 were “Minions: The Rise of Gru” and “The Bad Guys.”