Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Animation

  • Indiewire
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Cinema History 101 As Told By Animated Egg Heads

    Cinema studies has never been so easy...or cute. In a new video posted first to fastcocreate.com, Brazilian art director Pier Paolo presents iconic film characters in a little animated clip that goes through the history of cinema.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    GKIDS Acquires 'Song of the Sea,' By Oscar-Nominated 'Secret of Kells' Filmmaker

    GKIDS has signed on to be the North American distributor for Oscar-nominated Irish director Tomm Moore’s second animated feature "Song of the Sea." For this much-anticipated follow-up to 2009’s The Secret of Kells," Moore has re-teamed with composer Bruno Coulais and the Irish band Kíla. The film wi...

    Read More »
  • SydneysBuzz
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Chinese Animation

    As Hollywood looks for new sources of revenue, studios are eager to capitalize on China's silver screen ambitions. China's film industry showed impressive gains for 2013, generating $3.6 billion in box office revenue, a 27% gain compared to 2012.

    Read More »
  • SydneysBuzz
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Interview: Benjamin Renner co-director of 'Ernest & Celestine'

    Reworking the vision of the late Belgian author Gabrielle Vincent for the screen proved to be an utter success for director Benjamin Renner and his co-directors Stéphane Aubier and Vincent Pata. The gorgeous illustrations and endearing story of her characters has been translated into animation in a ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    7 comments
    tweet
    0

    Animation Oscar Race: Why 'The Croods' Is 'Frozen''s Only Real Challenger (FEATURETTE)

    In the Oscar animation arena, competition is fierce. The conventional wisdom has $500-million global smash "Frozen," Disney's best princess musical since "Beauty and the Beast," leading the pack by a good distance. Its strongest competitor, caveman family comedy "The Croods," comes from Jeffrey Katz...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    DreamWorks and Netflix Chase Kids with Streaming Partnership

    In a landmark deal, DreamWorks presents a new animated series, "Turbo FAST," now available to stream on Netflix. The children's series will be the first of 300 hours of programming the studio will create for the streaming service.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Curated Animated Christmas GIFs Are Surprisingly Beautiful

    Check out these beautiful animated Christmas GIFs.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Ari Folman Takes on Animated Anne Frank Feature

    Israeli filmmaker Ari Folman, who animated the Oscar-nominated documentary about his experiences serving in the Israeli military, "Waltz with Bashir," and combined live action and animation in this year's Cannes entry and European Film Award-winner "The Congress," will now tackle another hybrid genr...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Here's How Michel Gondry Animated Noam Chomsky

    Following the recent theatrical release of Michel Gondry's experimental philosophy-animation documentary "Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?" featuring an animated conversation with Noam Chomsky, The Creators Project has posted "An Afternoon With Michel Gondry" video. The roughly nine and a half minut...

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    More New And Notable Film Books

    Here’s a second helping of film-related books worth checking out this holiday season. I hope the listings are useful, whether you’re looking for Christmas gifts or adding to your own library.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Career Watch: Can Depp Transcend His ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Game Of ThronesRecap: 'Game of Thrones' Season 4 Episode ...The Playlist
  • Woody Allen Propels 'Fading Gigolo' ...Thompson on Hollywood