YENTL" WAS BARBRA STREISAND'S FIRST directorial effort, and a labor of love. She had been determined for many years to make the movie of Issac Bashevis Singer's short story and play -- and she did!
Gabor Csupo, the Budapest, Hungary-born animator behind "Rugrats," is going back to basics with a new six-episode television version of his edgy adult cartoon feature "Immigrants (LA Dolce Vita)".
Cartoon Network has picked up a second season of animated hit series "Star Wars: The Clone Wars."
The Czech Republic's first ever digitally animated feature based on a graphic novel "Alois Nebel" has sold to Cologne, Germany-based The Match Factory for worldwide sales.
Pixar co-founder Ed Catmull saluted the men and companies with which he's worked over the years when he collected the Gordon E. Sawyer statuette as the Academy handed its out its Scientific and…
"We had to create a world that the audience could believe in," "Dark Knight" supervising sound editor King explains. "In fact, (director Christopher Nolan) wanted the film to be much more like an…
The creation of the aged-little-boy Benjamin used for the first 50-odd minutes of "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" required Digital Domain mavens to invent an entirely new pipeline to capture…
There are plenty of remarkable effects in "The Dark Knight," including strong digital ones, pyrotechnics and practical ones. But as vfx supervisor Nick Davis explains, it's tonal consistency that…
They say two heads are better than one. This may be validated on Oscar night, because two of the noms for film editing have gone to duos rather than individual cutters.
Verisimilitude was the guiding principle for Gus Van Sant in directing "Milk," his chronicle of gay activist politician Harvey Milk, and his attention to detail created a number of challenges and…
A visual editor's hardest job can be to simply make sense of the mass of footage in front of him or her, coaxing out the essentials of the plot from a scattered jumble of images. That job became even…