Director of European nonfood sales
Johnny Knoxville and his crew are bringing their next film directly to the Web.
Sneddon is g.m., Europe; Solnicki is g.m., Asia Pacific, Latin America and emerging markets.
Wondering just how complicated the Academy's rules can be on animation? Ask the producers of "Alvin and the Chipmunks."
When it comes to marketing a toon, bigger is certainly better these days. Given the increased competition among animated pics, marketing mavens are finding that increased competition has forced them…
It's been said that animation has no boundaries. In recognizing achievement in the animated cartoon world, Academy voters have often looked beyond U.S. borders to acknowledge superior work.
Warner Bros. has tapped Thomas Gewecke as prexy of digital distribution, a division of its home entertainment group. He fills the slot vacated by Simon Kenny this spring after a year on the job.
Variety asked Bill Plympton, a two-time Oscar nominee for his shorts "Your Face" and "Guard Dog," about the state of hand-drawn animation (as he puts the finishing touches on his next feature…
Space considerations are the primary reason this year's Annie Awards are changing locations from Glendale's Alex Theater to UCLA's Royce Hall, although there's no denying that the 35-year-old…