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How the brilliant, moving Oscar-nominated film The Breadwinner was visually brought to life - digital arts

As her brilliant, Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner has its home release, we speak to director Nora Twomey how it was visually brought to life – from the design of its characters to how their movement brings out their changing personalities.

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‘Breaking the Glass Frame’: Women in the Spotlight at USC Symposium

“BREAKING THE GLASS FRAME” WOMEN IN THE SPOTLIGHT AT USC SYMPOSIUM - awn

Great article by Jennifer Wolfe, discussing the higlights of three-day symposium presented by USC in partnership with UCLA, CalArts & WIA include keynote sessions with Academy Award-winning filmmaker Brenda Chapman and Sesame Workshop EVP Brown Johnson.

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Comedy Central Launches Animated Shorts Program - CARTOON BREW

Comedy Central announced today a new animated shorts program today designed to allow creators to submit short-form animated ideas directly to the network. It will offer development deals to certain projects that it likes.

The Viacom-owned channel is borrowing from the playbook of its corporate sister Nickelodeon and their animated shorts program, which claims Chris Savino’The Loud House as its biggest success story.

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Animators Want Tax Relief Preserved Animation Ireland makes pitch to minister - aNIMATION iRELAND

Animation Ireland chairman John Phelan has called on the government to extend the tax relief for the sector in Section 481 of the Finance Act beyond 2020, and to make the application process quicker and more efficient.