Based in L.A. and Montreal, the new studio will work on “premiere real-time 2d and 3d series and features.”
The virtual festival will run August 5–25 and be geo-locked for Canadians.
Oasis’s union was the first animation union to be accredited in Canada.
Mikros Animation will now produce both episodic series and feature animation.
The film is the first release from London-based animation production company Aniventure.
As it doubles down on animation and vfx, the conglomerate is hoping to double its animated feature output.
A coming-of-age story of a boy with Down Syndrome who learns to navigate the world with a loving mother, an absent father, a classroom bully, and a life-long crush.”
Oasis has gone back on agreements in contract negotiations, the union says.
The studio will be led by the core team behind Ubisoft’s “Rainbow Six Siege.”
Our series on Canada’s animation hotspots concludes with a profile of Montreal, home to one of the country’s most vibrant animation scenes.
The cg family feature was originally set to be co-produced by Chinese company Original Force.
Ty has been named the division’s global head of character animation, while Donato joins as vfx supervisor on a major project.
The Canadian director has followed his 2019 film “Ville Neuve” with an equally multi-layered, mesmerizing work.
Around 150 workers in Los Angeles and Montreal are reportedly affected by the shutdown.
Noël will help implement the NFB’s 2020–2023 Strategic Plan, which the organization stresses will give more agency to creators.
The festival’s industry events will be held online and free to all. Film screenings have been postponed to next year.
“To my eyes, this is a genuine work of theater,” says Jean.
“Je vois dans ce film un véritable travail dramaturgique,” dit Jean.
Eighty-hour workweeks, humiliation by bosses, and a “deeply disturbing” contract are among the factors that some say drove one vfx worker to suicide.
Gordon will oversee the company’s animation teams in London, Montreal, and Vancouver.