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.
Pixar’s latest topped the rankings with all of $27,000.
Ghibli re-releases are dominating the box office in Japan.
Disney’s film has added around $280,000 to its lifetime domestic total of $341.5 million.
Laika the dog blasts into space, a self-reflective cat gets fat, and a tipsy woman weeps for her grandparents…
Social, economic, and public health crises — and a “Chicken Run” sequel.
Sony Pictures Animation is working on several adult animated features.
The company, which is home to many vfx and animation studios, is $1.59 billion in debt.
The future of pitching is…masks!
Dates also have shifted for the Academy Awards eligibility period, submission deadlines and the opening of the Academy’s new museum.
Large swathes of the U.S. exhibition sector are intending to reopen over the coming month, but will anyone show up?
The renowned filmmaker produced his latest short at home, in six days, with no money.
The symposium will be available to Annecy Online badgeholders from June 17.
Over 500 artists participated in this animation jam that pays tribute to medical workers.
MC Hammer dishes out health advice, a British man reflects on lockdown in Beijing, and artists pay tribute to endangered species.
An official statement says: “Covid-19 is changing the entertainment industry … The merger is a direct and necessary response.”
Toronto’s Guru Studio is crewing up an additional 80 people for “Mecha Builders” — without any face-to-face contact.
The animation of Latin America, Spain, and Portugal will be showcased through talks, presentations, screenings, and awards — all accessible online.
Staff at the vfx titan are facing significant pay cuts. But some are now being offered “salary support,” with the help of production partner Locksmith Animation.