John Davis' The Animation Picture Company has acquired E.L. Katz's original script "Zombie Pet Shop" to be developed as a 3D animated feature film.
Argentina's Juan Jose Campanella, director of runaway hit "El secreto de sus ojos" (The Secret in Their Eyes), is preparing to helm his first animated film, with a E6 million ($8.94 million) budget.
Animated feature film entry forms and supporting materials for next year's Oscarcast are due Nov. 3 by 5 p.m. to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Cash-strapped toon house Bibo Films has suspended production on EuropaCorp's "A Monster in Paris" for an undetermined period.
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