Industrial Light & Magic chief creative officer John Knoll and “Robot Chicken” animators Stoopid Buddy Stoodios will receive laurels from Animation Magazine at the World Animation & VFX Summit…
This maniacally lightweight romantic comedy often feels like a Taipei-set "Amelie."
Judging by the numbers, the 'Despicable Me' creatures' appeal is undeniable, and yet, Illumination honcho Chris Meledandri is also eager to introduce the studio's next batch of unique characters.
Special f/x legend and stop motion animation pioneer Ray Harryhausen died Tuesday morning in London. He was 92.
Animator Timothy Reckart, whose stop-motion short "Head Over Heels" is nommed for an Oscar, is launching his own production company, Reckart Prods., and is meeting with potential investors in the…
In giving three of its five animated feature slots to stop-motion films -- "Frankenweenie," "ParaNorman" and "The Pirates! Band of Misfits" -- the Academy would seem to be favoring a century-old…
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.
The animated short category reflects a broader range of animation sources and styles than its feature counterpart.
A self-described "labor of love," Burton's part-charming, part-macabre and all-strange homage to "Frankenstein"-style chillers brings the blockbuster director back to his roots.
As director of rapid prototyping at Portland, Ore.-based Laika, McLean is literally changing the face of stop-motion animation.
Spain's first stop-motion feature, "The Apostle," mixes local folklore and time-honored horror into a distinctive, truly haunting whole. Fernando Cortizo's compelling debut is let down slightly by a…