Monthly Archives: June 2017

What Are The Cartoons That Jay-Z Is Referencing In His New Video ‘The Story of O.J.’

The images that Jay-Z uses in his new music video will be familiar to anyone who knows American animation history. The post What Are The Cartoons That Jay-Z Is Referencing In His New Video ‘The Story of O.J.’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Despicable Me 3 opens

Illuminations’ Despicable Me 3 opens today in 4,529 theatres according to Box Office Mojo. The film is splitting the critics, with a just Fresh 62% rating at Rotten Tomatoes. Their consensus: “Despicable Me 3 should keep fans of the franchise consistently entertained with another round of colorful animation and zany — albeit somewhat scattershot — […]

Tom Sito Beats Out Ed Catmull In Academy Board of Governors Election

Tom Sito has emerged victorious in the election for a seat on the Academy’s Short Films and Feature Animation Branch. The post Tom Sito Beats Out Ed Catmull In Academy Board of Governors Election appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Latest Star vs. The Forces of Evil: The Battle for Mewni trailer launches (contains spoilers)

Disney has launched a new trailer for the upcoming Star vs. The Forces of Evil: The Battle for Mewni special. Comprising of the first four episodes of the show’s third season, it will premiere on July 15. CAUTION: The trailer contains numerous spoilers.

VIEW Conference announces additional speakers added to stellar line-up

18th ANNUAL VFX / COMPUTER GRAPHICS / GAMES EVENT ‘VIEW CONFERENCE’ October 23-27, 2017 – Turin, Italy ADDITIONAL SPEAKERS ADDED TO STELLAR LINE-UP – INCLUDING TOP VFX SUPERVISORS – Second Annual Game Development ‘Boot Camp’ Announced #VIEWCONFERENCE2017, Italy’s renowned VFX, computer graphics, digital media games and VR conference announces the addition of more great speakers […]

Blocked From Screening At Annecy, Chinese Feature ‘Have A Nice Day’ Will Get U.S. Release

The Chinese animated feature “Have A Nice Day” is headed to U.S. theaters this fall. The post Blocked From Screening At Annecy, Chinese Feature ‘Have A Nice Day’ Will Get U.S. Release appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Get schwifty! The Rick and Morty Season 3 trailer is finally here

It’s been a long wait for fans, but the trailer for the third season of Rick and Morty is now online for your viewing pleasure. It premieres on Adult Swim July 30th.

Warner Bros. is quietly working on a live-action Jetsons TV series; feature film still in development

The Rapid Growth Of The Academy’s Short Film And Feature Animation Branch — And What It Means

Why did the Academy invite a record number of animation artists to join their organization this year? The post The Rapid Growth Of The Academy’s Short Film And Feature Animation Branch — And What It Means appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Massive collection of 30 animated DC Comics films coming to Blu-ray in November