Next VIEW Conference PreVIEW – Baobab Studios at 5: Innovations in Animated Storytelling
by AWN Staff Editor on January 20, 2021 at 11:19 pm
Join the January 30 free online conversation with Baobab Studios founders and creative leads when they discuss insights and challenges of the studio’s first five years; team will also discuss ‘Baba Yaga,’ a VR exploration of the Eastern European legend.
Anima: The Brussels Animation Festival Goes Virtual
by AWN Staff Editor on January 20, 2021 at 9:40 pm
The 40th edition moves completely online; over 250 movies will be available on demand during the festival, which runs February 12-21.
‘Wonka’ Prequel Gets Official Release Date
by Laurén Alexa on January 20, 2021 at 8:19 pm
The origin story boasts ‘Paddington’ director Paul King and ‘Harry Potter’ producer David Heyman and is slated to hit theatres March 17, 2023.
Podcast EP94: How Henry Bonsu Successfully Pitched ‘Lazor Wulf’ To Adult Swim
by Dan Sarto on January 20, 2021 at 7:19 pm
The series creator discusses his show’s rollercoaster journey from humble webcomic to fan favorite and Season 2 renewal.
Pink Parrot Media and Sky bring ‘Snowsnaps’ to the UK
by AWN Staff Editor on January 20, 2021 at 6:22 pm
The popular preschool animated comedy-adventure series is a spinoff of the animated movie ‘Snowtime;’ the show encourages kids to use their imaginations to create their own games of make-believe in the outdoor world.
James Gunn Reveals ‘Suicide Squad’ is Almost Finished
by Laurén Alexa on January 20, 2021 at 4:35 pm
After David Ayer’s lackluster 2016 effort,’ the ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ director has taken it upon himself to reboot the franchise, which will get a trailer ‘in due time.’
Acclaimed Disney Animater Dale Baer Dies at 70
by Dan Sarto on January 19, 2021 at 11:46 pm
The influential supervising animator and mentor, who spent four decades at the studio and worked on films from ‘Robin Hood’ to ‘Frozen,’ passed away last Friday from complications due to ALS.
DC UNIVERSE INFINITE Launches January 21
by AWN Staff Editor on January 19, 2021 at 11:25 pm
The premium digital comic book service will feature over 25,000 comic books and graphic novels with new content being continuously added; fans will have access to DC fan events to connect with other DC enthusiasts.
Teradici Software Support for macOS Coming Mid-2021
by AWN Staff Editor on January 19, 2021 at 11:00 pm
High performance technology will include remote access to Cloud Access Software for Macs with PCoIP Ultra performance.
Maxon Acquires Distributor TMS Corp, Establishes Official Japanese Office
by AWN Staff Editor on January 19, 2021 at 10:17 pm
Deal cements company’s commitment to the local market, providing users with additional resources and creative tools.