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2013-04-22 12:29:10

Dedication ceremony will be held on May 8, 2013 at 5 p.m. on the LMU Campus LOS ANGELES, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Walter Lantz Foundation has upped its gift to Loyola Marymount University School of Film and Television's Animation Department to just over $1 million dollars, making this one of the largest grants the Foundation has ever given a university animation program. Last year, the Foundation awarded LMU $540,000 that the school used to outfit its animation lab...

2013-04-15 16:24:20

Current Directors Nathan Myhrvold and Richard Sherman to Retire From Leadership Positions GLENDALE, Calif., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced that at its upcoming annual meeting of stockholders, scheduled to be held on May 29, 2013, current directors Nathan Myhrvold and Richard Sherman will retire from the Company's Board of Directors and Lucian Grainge, chairman and chief executive officer of Universal Music Group, and...

2013-04-15 08:26:36

LAS VEGAS, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Yamie Chess Ltd, a new educational learning company for K-8 math learning, that is launching at next year's 2014 American International Toy Fair in New York, and this March won the Canada International Film Festival's The Royal Reel Award in Animation, on top of winning prestigious official selections to the Arizona International Film Festival, and Johns Hopkins University's Film Festival, has won the prestigious 2013 Honolulu International Film...

2013-04-15 08:25:11

Contest Allows Sons and Daughters the Chance to Win Mom A VIZIO Home Theater Prize Package and Tickets to Premiere of DreamWorks Animation's "Turbo" IRVINE, Calif., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VIZIO--America's #1 large size HDTV(1)and Sound Bar company(2 )-- announced today the "Win It For Mom" contest, giving sons and daughters the chance to pay tribute to mom heading into Mother's Day. People across the country are encouraged to visit www.VIZIO.com/mom where they can...

2013-04-11 16:22:10

The two blog sites will look to engage media and animation enthusiasts NEW YORK, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SnagFilms, a website which offers the broadest collection of independent films on demand to viewers, is excited to announce the premiere of two new blogs on their Indiewire.com site, Jon Friedman's Media Matrix and Animation Scoop. SnagFilms is expanding the Indiewire Blog Network, which features leading news and information for independent-minded filmmakers, the film...

2013-04-09 20:23:36

Bryan Cranston, Mads Mikkelsen and Rebel Wilson Join Original Cast Members for Third Installment of Beloved Franchise in Theaters December 23, 2015 GLENDALE, Calif., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "Pandamonium" is back for a triple kick with a trio of new cast members in DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: DWA) Kung Fu Panda 3 which will be distributed by 20(th) Century Fox. Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted), Mads Mikkelsen (Hannibal, Casino...

2013-04-02 16:25:01

MONTREAL, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Toon Boom Animation Inc. announced today the release of Toon Boom Storyboard Pro 4. After receiving a 2012 Primetime Emmy(®) Engineering Award, Storyboard Pro has leaped forward with a new version that efficiently and elegantly caters to live action, gaming, and animation studios alike. Now in 64 bit, Storyboard Pro 4 offers the ability to draw directly in the software using bitmap drawing tools. In addition to its time-proven vector tools,...

2013-03-29 20:20:23

New Operating Company to Provide Capital and Digital Partnership LOS ANGELES, March 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award®-winning visual effects and animation studio Rhythm & Hues was acquired out of bankruptcy today by a wholly-owned affiliate of Los Angeles-based Prana Studios, Inc. At a hearing held today in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Los Angeles, Judge Neil Bason approved Prana Studios affiliate, 34x118 Holdings Inc., as the winning bidder after a two-day auction. Prana...

2013-03-26 08:26:10

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "THE LAST FRIENDS OF WILLIE COYOTE - The Movie" is a spoiler screenplay in a free ebook format about the upcoming fantasy/action-adventure fictional movie about the most determined Coyote and speediest Roadrunner in history. This is no cartoon for kids, but a live-action story that finally gives closure to two of the most beloved cartoon characters ever known. Their time has come. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130326/PH83291...

2013-03-26 08:26:07

NEW YORK, March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reeves Lehmann, chair of the BFA Film, Video and Animation Department at School of Visual Arts (SVA), announced today the 24th Annual Dusty Film & Animation Festival will be held in New York City Saturday, May 4 through Tuesday, May 7, 2013. The four-day event will showcase more than 100 films and animations from thesis students graduating this spring. Annie Flocco, independent producer/filmmaker and SVA faculty member, will produce the event;...