This year’s Ottawa International Animation Festival closed yesterday, after its international jury handed awards to a selection of the submitted of films. Prize winners include Dennis Tupicoff’s Chainsaw, Aristomenis Tsirbas’s Terra and Kara Nasdor-Jones’s I Slept With Cookie Monster. To see the full list of the winners, read the press release here.
The call for entries for the International Animated Film Society’s annual Annie awards has been announced. More information can be found at the Annie Awards website. [ Source: AWN ] UPDATED September 16, 2008: Read the full press release from the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, which also gives the awards ceremony date as Friday, […]
Peter Michaels (supervising director on Family Guy) and Kerry Shea (digital production head at the Jim Henson Company) will be amongst the contributors to a Madison Avenue panel discussion on the state of animation, storytelling and visual effects. Part of Advertising Week 2008, the discussion will take place on Thursday 25 of September. [ Source: […]