Monthly Archives: May 2019

DreamWorks launches trailer to Abominable

DreamWorks Animation has launched the trailer to their upcoming feature Abominable, which can be viewed above. It marks the second film to be released under the Universal Pictures banner and a co-production with the Chinese-based Pearl Studio, which was formally known as Oriental DreamWorks. The film is written and directed by Jill Culton and features […]

DNEG Hires Pixar Veteran Andrew Gordon As Head Of Character Animation For Its Feature Animation Team

A key figure from Pixar’s glory days will head up character animation for DNEG’s burgeoning feature animation group. The post DNEG Hires Pixar Veteran Andrew Gordon As Head Of Character Animation For Its Feature Animation Team appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Exclusive: Taika Waititi And Netflix Pull Out Of Stop-Motion ‘Bubbles’

Pre-production on “Bubbles” has been halted after both Waititi and Netflix backed out of the project. The post Exclusive: Taika Waititi And Netflix Pull Out Of Stop-Motion ‘Bubbles’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Are You Yeti For ‘Abominable,’ The First Film From China’s Pearl Studio?

China’s Pearl Studio, formerly Oriental Dreamworks, has unveiled the first look at its new film, “Abominable,” a co-production with Dreamworks Animation. The post Are You Yeti For ‘Abominable,’ The First Film From China’s Pearl Studio? appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

GKIDS Acquires N. American Rights To Makoto Shinkai’s ‘Weathering With You’

Makoto Shinkai’s last film “Your Name” smashed worldwide box office records for anime. The post GKIDS Acquires N. American Rights To Makoto Shinkai’s ‘Weathering With You’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

‘Minions’ Sequel Will Be Called ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’

Arriving July 3, 2020. The post ‘Minions’ Sequel Will Be Called ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Jeremy Clapin’s ‘I Lost My Body’ Tops All Live-Action Films At Cannes Critics’ Week, Wins Grand Prize

“I Lost My Body,” the only animated feature in competition at Cannes Critics’ Week, has won the grand prize. The post Jeremy Clapin’s ‘I Lost My Body’ Tops All Live-Action Films At Cannes Critics’ Week, Wins Grand Prize appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Cartoon Saloon Co-Founder Nora Twomey Shares Tips And Advice For Running Your Own Animation Studio

In this new episode of our series “This is My Job,” the Oscar-nominated director talks about what she’s learned about running an animation studio. The post Cartoon Saloon Co-Founder Nora Twomey Shares Tips And Advice For Running Your Own Animation Studio appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Nick Park says new Wallace & Gromit project in the works

Live-action Muppet Babies shorts coming to Disney Junior