Notably, all seven of the films also had theatrical releases, making a strong argument that a theatrical run can pay dividends for years after a film has left cinemas.
The “Moana” series will be the first production from Walt Disney Animation Studios Vancouver.
The studio is set to open in January 2022. Its first production will be a “Moana” spin-off series.
Academy members’ flippant attitude and outright disdain for animation has led to a crisis of confidence in the organization’s abilities to judge animation.
Here’s our coverage of the 15 contenders who are competing for an animation/vfx Oscar next week.
‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ beat three Disney animated features for the BAFTA feature animation prize.
The Producers Guild of America likes Disney Company animated films—A LOT.
What do you think?
Defying critics, box office pundits, and even the studio that made the film, audiences have turned out to see “Monster Trucks.”
The Walt Disney Company has won every VES animation honor for the last four years. Can “Kubo and the Two Strings” break the streak?
The BAFTAs expanded the feature animation category this year, a move that benefitted the Walt Disney Company.
No one was expecting this record.
Disney’s “Zootopia” takes the Golden Globe!
“Sing” has never hit No. 1 thanks to “Rogue One,” but it’s still a huge hit.
Stay up-to-date on which animation and vfx films are winning end-of-year honors.
The “N.Y. Times” is still a little unclear on this whole computer animation thing.
Several songs from “Moana” can now be re-lived online, as part of the Disney’s strategy to promote the film and boost visibility during awards season.
The Golden Globes animation category is much more interesting than we thought it would be!
Animation is No. 1 all over the world!
Lin-Manuel who? Chinese moviegoers have made a clear choice.
The opening weekend of “Moana” is solid, but questions remain whether it can match “Zootopia” or “Frozen.”
New videos explore the water and volcano effects simulations in ‘Moana’.
Sorry Disney, Italy’s already got their own Moana.
A new featurette from Disney Animation focuses on the Pacific islands cultural history that inspired “Moana.”
A new Disney film…from the creators of “Frozen” and Zootopia”?
Baby Moana is here.
Disney’ has already scored one mega-hit with “Zootopia” this year. Can they go two for two?
The annual mega-animation festival is happening in a few weeks, and we’re here to help guide you through it.
Nearly everything in this piece about feature animation is wrong.
From new visions to revivals of lost wonders, next year’s incoming animated features reach far and wide.
Good news for men though: they directed 100% of American animated features released in 2015.
John Lasseter says that Disney and Pixar will aim to increase diversity onscreen—and hopefully offscreen too.
Disney has set release dates for its two 2016 releases: Zootopia and Moana.
Disney’s next animated feature “Big Hero 6” isn’t even out yet, but some parties are already claiming that Disney’s film “Moana,” currently scheduled for 2016 release, stole their intellectual property rights.
Disney announced this afternoon that Moana, their 56th animated feature, will be released into theaters in late-2016. The film will mark …