The New York Times profiles animation designer Carlos Grangel, whose work will be seen next in Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride.
Buena Vista will release four new Walt Disney Treasures collections, including Walt Disney Treasures: The Chronological Donald, Volume Two: 1942 – 1946 and Walt Disney Treasures: Disney Rarities, Celebrated Shorts: 1920s – 1960s, to DVD on December 6, Animated Bliss reports. The two animation compilations will each retail for $32.99.
Robert Iger won’t become CEO of the Walt Disney Co. for six more weeks, but The New York Times says he’s already making his mark on the company.
Danger Mouse: The Complete Seasons 3 & 4 will be released on October 25, TV Shows on DVD reports. The DVD two-pack set will retail for $29.95.
Gundam Seed Movie III and Wolf’s Rain Limited Complete Collection will be released to DVD on November 22, Animated Bliss reports. The former will retail for $29.98, the latter for $149.98.
Jerry Beck is holding a garage sale. Items for sale include film prints, homemade DVDs, and comic books.
Disney on Ice’s Disney presents Pixar’s The Incredibles in a Magic Kingdom Adventure will make its debut in Florida this September and then tour the eastern and central US, Animated News reports.
Bhagmati, India’s first live-action/animated film, will be released at the end of August, newindpress.com reports. The film tells the story of the romance between the ruler of Hyderabad, Mohammed Qutub Ali Shah, and the dancer Bagmati. It was directed by Ashok Kaul.
Toon Zone is examining the films screened at this year’s Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival. Pororo to the Cookie Castle is in this year’s feature film competition. (IE only). For more from SICAF, see Toon Zone’s review of the opening film Renart the Fox and of The District!.
Toon Zone is examining the films screened at this year’s Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival. The District! is in this year’s feature film competition. Psycho Gypsy grandmas will be the least of your problems by the end of this relentless film. The District! or Nyocker! in its native Hungarian, is as simple as it […]