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  • Oscars: 20 animated features submitted for consideration

    Oscars: 20 animated features submitted for consideration
    Twenty films have been submitted for consideration in this year's animated feature Oscar category, a large and diverse group that could potentially be winnowed down to five. According to Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences rules, the size of the...
  • Physicists, others using science to help art of film animation

    Physicists, others using science to help art of film animation
    In a small, utilitarian office in Glendale, Ron Henderson methodically jotted down equations for Isaac Newton's Three Laws of Motion on a whiteboard next to his desk. The equations, the physicist explained, are the mathematical building blocks for...
  • DreamWorks Animation in Talks to Sell to Japan's SoftBank

    DreamWorks Animation could soon have a new owner in Japan's SoftBank. Jeffrey Katzenberg is in talks to sell his toon studio to the conglomerate. The deal would value DWA at around $3.4 billion, according to The Hollywood Reporter, which first reported...
  • SoftBank Eyes Legendary Stake as DreamWorks Animation Talks Simmer

    SoftBank, the Japanese telecommunications conglomerate that recently flirted with buying Jeffrey Katzenberg's DreamWorks Animation Studios, appears to have found another monster opportunity in Hollywood. Sources confirm that the company is in talks to...
  • If Katzenberg leaves, what's to become of DreamWorks Animation?

    If Katzenberg leaves, what's to become of DreamWorks Animation?
    Few executives in Hollywood are as closely associated with their companies as Jeffrey Katzenberg is with DreamWorks Animation. Katzenberg, 63, founded the company with Steven Spielberg and David Geffen in 1994 and oversaw construction of its Tuscan-...
  • '1001 Grams' and 'Heaven Knows What' Head Tokyo Festival Competition

    TOKYO -- The Tokyo International Film Festival unveiled a 15-film competition section with five world premieres and a strong contingent of films from other autumn festivals. Pick-ups from Toronto include Bent Hamer's Norwegian Oscar contender, drama...
  • Alec Baldwin to Voice DreamWorks Animation's 'Boss Baby'

    Alec Baldwin will voice the lead character of DreamWorks Animation's "Boss Baby," with Kevin Spacey set to show off his sinister side yet again to play uber corporate villain Francis E. Francis in the family comedy to be released on March 18, 2016....
  • DreamWorks Animation in talks to sell to Japan's SoftBank

    DreamWorks Animation in talks to sell to Japan's SoftBank
    DreamWorks Animation, the studio behind the "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "Madagascar" movies, is in talks to sell the company to Japanese telecommunications firm SoftBank Corp., according to a personĀ  familiar with the talks. Jeffrey Katzenberg, chief...
  • As Theaters Boycott Netflix, Collapsed Windows Seen as Inevitable

    Major theater chains are united in their opposition to a plan by IMAX, Netflix and the Weinstein Co. to make "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend" available for streaming on the same day it hits theaters in 2015 but the question remains --...
  • Oscars Race: Australia Selects 'Charlie's Country' for Foreign-Language Contention

    Australia has selected director Rolf de Heer's Aborigine-themed "Charlie's Country" as its contender for foreign-language Academy Award contention. "Charlie's Country" was developed, written, produced and directed by de Heer, and co-developed by lead...
  • BUSAN: Festival launches Talent Incubator With China's Youku

    BUSAN - Chinese online video site Youku is to pact with the Busan festival to launch a new talent discovery program. Youku and BIFF will Saturday (Oct. 4) sign a memorandum of understanding to launch the initiative which will run from 2015 to 2017....