- Virtual OIAF Pitch THIS! Now Accepting Entries from Canadian Creatorsby AWN Staff Editor on May 7, 2021 at 6:39 pm
Festival and Mercury Filmworks announce the second ever virtual competition, offering wider reach and accessibility to new creative voices; entry deadline is June 15.
- Guru Studio’s ‘Pikwik Pack’ Now Streaming on Huluby AWN Staff Editor on May 7, 2021 at 5:48 pm
The animated preschool series features four animal friends who deliver surprises to their neighbors; kids learn gentle life lessons about community, responsibility, and teamwork.
- VIEW Conference Presents ‘The Mitchells vs. The Machines’ Creative Teamby AWN Staff Editor on May 7, 2021 at 5:03 pm
Coming May 14, the free, online conversation with the film’s key talent, including writer/director Mike Rianda and writer/co-director Jeff Rowe, is being produced in cooperation with OGR, Sony Pictures Animation, and Netflix.
- Winners Announced for Celsys’ 27th International Illustration Contestby AWN Staff Editor on May 7, 2021 at 2:53 pm
The Clip Studio Paint software developer’s illustration competition received 3,800 entries from across the globe; prizes include cash and an NVIDIA RTX 3070 GPU Graphics Card.
- ‘Castlevania’ Season 4 Images and Synopsis Revealedby Laurén Alexa on May 7, 2021 at 1:47 pm
Ahead of its May 13 premiere, Netflix shares that the new season focuses on the collapse of Wallachia as a mysterious force attempts to resurrect Dracula, and nobody can be trusted.
- Netflix Drops ‘Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal The Movie’ Trailerby Dan Sarto on May 7, 2021 at 12:07 am
Voice cast, key art, and tons of images also revealed from eagerly awaited upcoming 2-part animated feature that premieres worldwide (outside Japan) on June 3, 2021.
- The Cartel Adds Kimberley Mooney, Launches Field Day Entertainmentby AWN Staff Editor on May 6, 2021 at 10:16 pm
Veteran development exec will bolster company’s plans to expand its kids, family, and animation business; company teams up with former Netflix and Nickelodeon exec Jenna Boyd to launch new talent-centric production company.
- SVA Hosts MFA Thesis Project Screeningsby AWN Staff Editor on May 6, 2021 at 8:58 pm
The May 11-12 programs will feature over 30 graduate projects showcasing unique approaches to creative self-expression; first program includes 2D and motion graphics projects, while second features experimental art and 3D.
- Key Art Revealed for ‘Adventure Time: Distant Lands – Together Again’by AWN Staff Editor on May 6, 2021 at 8:12 pm
It’s almost here! Best buds Finn the human and Jake the dog embark on an epic adventure taking them far from home, where they unite against a monstrous evil; third installment of the popular series streams May 20 on HBO Max.
- ‘VS’ Animated Series Shows Female Olympic Athletes Overcoming Adversityby AWN Staff Editor on May 6, 2021 at 7:36 pm
Using a range of visual styles, SK-II STUDIO’s 6-part anthology highlights real-life stories of the challenges faced by athletes including Simon Biles, Liu Xiang, and Ishikawa Kasumi; now streaming at SK-II CITY.