A team of Disney executives on Tuesday made an impassioned plea for the Los Angeles Professional Chapter of ACM SIGGRAPH — the area’s premiere computer graphics artists — to join the Walt Disney Feature Animation studio during a session at the ArcLight cinema complex in Hollywood. This is the studio’s first public recruiting pitch to […]
The Canadian Film Institute and the Ottawa International Animation Festival will present a screening of “The Best Animation in the World, Part 2″ on Saturday, June 25. OttawaStart has details.
DreamWorks and Dodge Caravan have joined forces to develop a marketing and advertising promotion to support the release of the animated film Madagascar and the Dodge Caravan National Sales Event. The promotion will consist of television, newspaper, direct mail, and point-of-sale materials. Canada Newswire Group has more on the promotion, running through June.
Nick International has acquired the rights to the adventure series Trollz, under an agreement with DIC Entertainment, Indiantelevision.com reports.
The tale of the courageous and judicious King Vikramaditya and the clever ghost Betal will make its world television debut on Cartoon Network India at 12:00pm on June 19, agencyfaqs! reports. The 2-D animation movie chronicles King Vikramaditya’s repeated attempts to capture Betal, a clever and elusive ghost who loves to tell stories and pose […]
JAKKS Pacific, Inc. has signed a licensing agreement with 4Kids Entertainment Inc. to develop and market Plug It In & Play TV Games products based on the Yu-Gi-Oh! property. Plug It In & Play TV Games units plug into the A/V jacks of any standard television set. Batteries and required for play. [Source: PR Newswire]
IDW Publishing will be releasing a trade paperback in November collecting Mike W. Barr’s comic book series The Maze Agency. The series centered around private eye Jennifer Mays and amateur sleuth Gabriel Webb with each story presenting a “play fair” mystery, where all the clues necessary to solve the case are presented to the reader […]
TVShowsOnDVD has revealed new information on the next set of DVD releases for The Batman, The Batman, and Justice League Unlimited. Stay tuned for further updates, artwork, and press information.
Box Office Mojo reports that Warner Bros. Pictures’ Batman Begins earned $15.1 million in North America on Wednesday, its first day in theaters. The film opened in 3,718 theaters and averaged $4,073 per location.