New Trailer: ‘Asterix: The Secret of the Magic Potion’

One of the best comic-to-cg animation translations, but will it get a U.S. release?

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Lucasfilm insisted Disney remove a Kylo Ren joke from Ralph Breaks the Internet

Jet Li Turned Down ‘The Matrix’ Films Because He Didn’t Want Warner Bros. To Own His Mo-Cap Martial Arts

“They wanted to record and copy all my moves into a digital library,” says Li. “They could own [my moves] as an intellectual property forever.”

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Jet Li Turned Down ‘The Matrix’ Films Because He Didn’t Want Warner Bros. To Own His Mo-Cap Martial Arts

“They wanted to record and copy all my moves into a digital library,” says Li. “They could own [my moves] as an intellectual property forever.”

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‘Borrowed Time’ Director Andrew Coats Joins Luma Pictures As Director

VFX shop Luma Pictures has announced a series of new hires, including Pixar’s Andrew Coats, for its new live action and animation content division.

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RIP, Super Deluxe: AT&T Shuts Down Studio, Full-Time Employees To Be Laid Off

The loss of Super Deluxe will be especially felt by the independent animation community.

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Animation Experts Pick The Best Animated Shorts Competing For This Year’s Academy Award (Updated)

We surveyed leading festival directors and animation critics to find out what films deserve this year’s Oscar for Best Animated Short.

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Animation Experts Pick The Best Animated Shorts Competing For This Year’s Academy Award

We surveyed leading festival directors and animation critics to find out what films deserve this year’s Oscar for Best Animated Short.

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Funimation ending its partnership with Crunchyroll

KLIK And Holland Animation Film Festival Will Merge Into A Single Festival

The two biggest Dutch animation festivals are becoming one.

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