Paramount Pictures’ fledgling animation division has tapped Oscar winner John Kahrs to direct “Shedd.” Tripper Clancy is writing the script, which is based on an original idea from Paramount’s Film…
Walt Disney’s “Brave” has won the animated feature Oscar in one of the tightest races at this year’s Academy Awards. “Brave” won out over two other Disney’s entries — “Frankenweenie” and “Wreck-It…
DIRECTOR Ang Lee, “Life of Pi” While he neglected to single out his Oscar-winning visual effects team in his acceptance speech, Lee shared sentiments for the crew and the craft backstage. “I think it…
This time, the "Argo" story in Variety is truly about a big picture. Connecting three decades of history while erasing a quarter-century of Oscar protocol, Ben Affleck's "Argo" survived — and indeed…
Walt Disney's "Brave" has won the animated feature Oscar in one of the tightest races at this year's Academy Awards.
Without uttering a single word, the five Oscar-nominated toon shorts display a stunning range of ingenuity and emotion, repping yet another first-class lineup in one of the least-seen and most…
Disney wrecked it at the 40th Annie Awards on Saturday, taking home 10 trophies, including the top prize for "Wreck-It Ralph," one of five honors for its animated feature.
This year, the nominees offer a more diverse array of frame-by-frame techniques than the features category, which is divided between stop-motion and CG films, all of them in 3D.
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Having trimmed from the original 56 animated shorts that qualified, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has unveiled the shortlist of 10 pics that will vie for an Oscar.
With plenty to appeal to boys and girls, old and young, Walt Disney Animation Studios has a high-scoring hit on its hands in this brilliantly conceived, gorgeously executed toon.