A strong run for ‘Migration’ is good news in an industry that was asking questions about the viability of original titles at the box office.
Critics have been generally receptive, and have found plenty to admire both visually and narratively, while acknowledging that the film hews close to well-worn American animation formulas.
The director joined us to discuss why animals make the best protagonists and the importance of a good score.
This year’s conference boasts an incredible speaker lineup and several panels of the impact of AI.
Illumination’s got their ducks in a row with their latest title, ‘Migration.’
With ‘Mario’ hitting cinemas this week, 2023 will be just the second time in studio history that Illumination releases two films in a year.
Also headed to theaters: “Despicable Me 4.”
The first thing you notice when you arrive at La Poudrière in Bourg-lès-Valence, France is a tall brick chimney. Quite unusual for an animation school…
A cartoonish blast from the past, co-directors Benjamin Renner and Patrick Imbert’s Big Bad Fox and Other Tales bows equally to …
The new film from “Ernest & Celestine” co-director Benjamin Renner will get a U.S. release.
A new film from the co-director of “Ernest & Celestine.”
“It’s not going to look like a Pixar movie, where you see money on the screen,” says “Ernest & Celestine” director Benjamin Renner.
The annual mega-animation festival is happening in a few weeks, and we’re here to help guide you through it.
Benjamin Renner will take ‘The Big Bad Fox’ from the page to the screen.
The Oscar-nominated French animated feature “Ernest & Celestine,” which is being rolled out theatrically across the U.S. over the next few months, has its first significant expansion this weekend.
In an environment where The Nut Job can make $60 million at the U.S. box office, is it any surprise that American film companies are …
Possibly the only thing more charming than the Oscar-nominated Franco-Belgian animated feature “Ernest and Celestine” is the film’s new making-of Tumblr by one of its directors,Benjamin Renner.
The Sundance Film Festival has announced the film selections for their upcoming edition, which will take place in Park City, Utah between …
The Boston Society of Film Critics and Los Angeles Film Critics Association have announced their best animated features of the year.
Indie animated feature distributor GKIDS has announced that the highly anticipated hand-drawn French film “Ernest and Celestine” will open in New York and Los Angeles on March 14, 2014.
The Fredrikstad Animation Festival begins today in Fredrikstad, Norway, and continues through Sunday. They always manage to get great …
The Cesars, the French equivalent of the Oscars, were handed out on Friday evening. The sole prize for animated film (shorts and features …
A funny thing has happened: as hand-drawn studio-produced animated features have all but disappeared from the American animation scene, …