The Academy Awards, which had never before recognized an animated short from the Middle East, nominated two animated shorts from that region today.
Floating Rock recently received a $2.5M venture capital investment that helped expand the studio’s original IP division.
The new offices “enable storytellers to tap Weta’s production pipeline and work with concept designers, animation supervisors, and other key creatives,” says CEO Prem Akkaraju.
Vfx shop Weta Digital is currently undergoing an independent inquiry after numerous allegations of bullying, sexism, harassment, and a generally “toxic” workplace.
The sci-fi film is back in theaters.
Dozens of current and former staff have alleged bullying, sexism, and harassment at the vfx titan.
The tech setup will extend Weta’s remote collaborative workflow to its crew all over the world.
France, the Netherlands, and Switzerland are among the countries that will see the Great Dane on the big screen.
The vfx studio behind “The Lord of the Rings” and “Avatar” is launching a new banner: Weta Animated.
Layoffs have taken place in both Florida and New Zealand.
Well, it’s about time!
A director talks us through the ups and downs of making a low-budget cg animated feature.
Films from China, Iran, Japan, South Korea, and New Zealand all made the cut.
A look at new and upcoming animation series for tv and streaming.
The $20 million film is the first feature co-production between New Zealand and China.
Weta Digital animation supervisor Dennis Yoo explains how they managed to make enormous cities move on wheels for the film.
Here’s the list of 30 animation series selected for this year’s Asian Animation Summit.