VANCOUVER Canada's Rainmaker Entertainment has sold its animation studio to Beijing-based animation company, Xing Xing Digital, which will take over Rainmaker's $7 million debt and real estate leases.
Digital Domain, the vfx and animation giant based in Venice, Calif., has tapped Jason Dowdeswell as head of production at its Vancouver, B.C. studio.
VANCOUVER -- Digital Domain Media Groupis set to make its animated pic debut in co-production with China.
For a shingle with a narrow specialty, North Vancouver-based Joker Films is certainly diverse.
VANCOUVER -- Jeffery Wright is replacing Forest Whitaker in the thriller "A Single Shot," which is co-produced by Unified Pictures and B.C.-based Bron Films ("Janie Jones").
Two Canuck provinces are rethinking their support for film and TV productions.
VANCOUVER -- Vancouver-based TV production and distribution company Thunderbird Films is opening a Los Angeles office.
VANCOUVER -- Lionsgate founder Frank Giustra is returning to the entertainment biz, making a significant investment in Vancouver-based Thunderbird Films to help expand and diversify its TV operations.
With their data storage costs on the rise as visual effects companies render more and more work, vfx and animation houses are finding a silver lining in a shared cloud.
Vancouver-based indie production company IndustryWorks' president Evan Tylor never expected to be co-producing an animated feature, let alone one with China. But when he was presented with the…
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