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The Masterclass Series - from inception to distribution

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Look out for this exciting series of masterclasses will help you get your ideas from your head to the screen.

King Reveals “Candy Crush” Hits 150 Billion Plays To Date

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King, the maker of the addictive and popular “Candy Crush Saga” game, and reported IPO candidate here in the U.S., released new numbers today indicating its growing user base and traction.

Happy Birthday Mickey Mouse

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Mickey Mouse was created by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks in 1928. His official birthday is considered Nov.

Animation studio grabs international work, accolades

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by Herman Manson (@marklives) Luma Creative Studios was launched in 2001 as a character animation agency just following the 9/11 attacks on New York and Washington, after which Paul Meyer, Jason Culle

Lightcraft Receives Emmy Engineering Award for Previz Studio

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On-set tracking equipment software developer Lightcraft Technology announced that it has been awarded an Emmy for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development for its Previzion Virtual Studio Sy

My Mommy is in America and she met Buffalo Bill

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The French Institute of South Africa (IFAS)in association with Animation SA and the Cape Town & Winelands International Film Festivalcordially invites you (and your kids) to the special screening

Tokyo animation artist in residence - applications closing Sept 9th

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Calling all animation artists - want to work in Japan from Jan 7th to March 17th? Apply here:

 

Transforming the South African Landscape through Animation

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 Just over 4 years ago, before the World Cup in 2010, a foreigner asked for their impression of South Africa would have mentioned the teeming wildlife, safaris, apartheid,

Sixteen Animated Projects to Receive U.K. Tax Relief

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A total of 16 animation programs have received official certification from the British Film Institute, the first step in accessing the U.K.’s competitive new tax relief, and a further eight have rec

The scoop on South African indie Triggerfish’s second feature.

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You don’t have to scratch too deeply to find the metaphors in Khumba, the second digitally animated feature film to come from South Africa’s Triggerfish Animation Studios.

Animation Generation receives record number of entries

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Animation Generation, the exciting, nationwide initiative by Cartoon Network, celebrated its eighth year in South Africa with a record breaking 13 021 entries.

City Varsity CPT advertise 2 posts

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For 2014 City Varsity will be advertising 2 positions:-1.

French Animation Producers 5 November 2013

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As most of you will already know, Animation SA, IFAS (French Institute in South Africa), and Wesgro are hosting a delegation of French animation producers who will be visiting Cape Town next week.Sea

Modo 48 hour sale

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The MODO 48 hour sale is now on, offering 40% off new licenses, $100 off upgrades and 25% off Video Training and Kits.BUY NOW AND SAVEFor 2 days only:   Buy a new license of MODO 701 for jus

Annecy Submission Deadline!

2014 has just begun and the 38th Annecy International Animation Film Festival is upon us by only five months. There is time left to register films on-line for the Festival.

Triggerfish Announces More Pics

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South Africa’s Triggerfish Animation Studios has received development funding to develop the first two projects in a slate of five movies, says The Hollywood Reporter.

Khumba extends marketing campaign with Wimpy promotion

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As part of its marketing campaign, the 3D animation film, Khumba, has partnered with restaurant chain Wimpy, ahead of its premiere on 25 October 2013.The chain will give away five collectable characte

Khumba in Afrikaans

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For the first time in South Africa, an animated film will be released in Afrikaans.

Afrinolly Shortfilm Competition

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Afrinolly Shortfilm Competition call for entries.

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