Thursday, August 31, 2017

Sakurada Reset episode 22


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Sakurada-Reset-episode-22/

Konbini Kareshi episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Konbini-Kareshi-episode-8/

Ikemen Sengoku: Toki wo Kakeru ga Koi wa Hajimaranai episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Ikemen-Sengoku-Toki-wo-Kakeru-ga-Koi-wa-Hajimaranai-episode-8/

Dive!! episode 9


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Dive-episode-9/

‘The Simpsons’ Sacks Composer Alf Clausen


Two-time Emmy winner has scored more than 560 episodes for the long-running Fox Television series. Source https://www.awn.com/news/simpsons-sacks-composer-alf-clausen

VIEW Conference 2017 Announces Final Program


Registration now open for 18th annual computer graphics symposium running October 23-27; entries underway for ‘View Awards’ and ‘Games Bootcamp.’ Source https://www.awn.com/news/view-conference-2017-announces-final-program

Visual Effects Society Announces Special 2017 Honorees


Toni Pace Carstensen named recipient of the 2017 VES Founders Award; visual effects producer and longstanding member of the VES Awards Committee Chuck Finance designated with Lifetime VES Membership; legendary VFX archivist and practitioner Bob Burns given Honorary VES Membership.  Source https://www.awn.com/news/visual-effects-society-announces-special-2017-honorees

Robot x Laserbeam 023


Groups 1 to 4 Hole Out Source http://mangastream.com/read/robotxlaserbeam/023/4537/1

Keep it in Motion - Classic Animation Revisited: 'Shaybu! Shaybu!'


Every Thursday, Chris Robinson takes a look at films from animation’s past. Today: Shaybu! Shaybu! (The Puck! The Puck), a classic Russian hockey animation from the 1960s Source https://www.awn.com/animationworld/keep-it-motion-classic-animation-revisited-shaybu-shaybu

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

9th Annual Burbank International Film Festival Announces 2017 Program


Festival to present a record-breaking 180 films, 25 world premieres, and 65 Los Angeles premieres, with two programming blocs dedicated to animation. Source https://www.awn.com/news/9th-annual-burbank-international-film-festival-announces-2017-program

First Pond Entertainment Acquires NFB Feature ‘Window Horses’


Oscar-Qualifying Run set for 2D animated feature directed by Ann Marie Fleming employing a myriad of visual styles from more than a dozen animators including Kevin Langdale, Janet Perlman, Bahram Javaheri and Jody Kramer. Source https://www.awn.com/news/first-pond-entertainment-acquires-nfb-feature-window-horses

Realities and Key Considerations When Working in China


For veteran animation producer Leanne Passafonti, finding success in the Middle Kingdom is all about preparation, partnering and managing expectations.    Source https://www.awn.com/animationworld/realities-and-key-considerations-when-working-china

VRLA Announces 2018 Expo Dates


World’s largest VR/AR convention returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center May 4th & 5th. Source https://www.awn.com/news/vrla-announces-2018-expo-dates

China's Other Great Wall


The red carpet is not out for Chinese TV co-productions. Source https://www.awn.com/blog/chinas-other-great-wall

Joseph Wallace Creates Beautiful Stop-Motion Video for Sparks


BAFTA-nominated animation director creates cinematic music video for ‘Edith Piaf (Said It Better Than Me)’ by legendary American pop band Sparks. Source https://www.awn.com/news/joseph-wallace-creates-beautiful-stop-motion-video-sparks

GALLERY: ‘Edith Piaf (Said It Better Than Me)’ by Joseph Wallace for Sparks


Stills and behind-the-scenes imagery from BAFTA-nominated animation director’s cinematic music video for legendary American pop band Sparks. Source https://www.awn.com/gallery/gallery-edith-piaf-said-it-better-me-joseph-wallace-sparks

Musekinin Galaxy☆Tylor episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Musekinin-Galaxy-Tylor-episode-8/

Sakura Quest episode 22


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Sakura-Quest-episode-22/

Youkoso Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu e (TV) episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Youkoso-Jitsuryoku-Shijou-Shugi-no-Kyoushitsu-e-TV-episode-8/

Teekyuu 9 episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Teekyuu-9-episode-8/

Hajimete no Gal episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Hajimete-no-Gal-episode-8/

Pikotarou no Lullaby Lullaby episode 5


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Pikotarou-no-Lullaby-Lullaby-episode-5/

Saiyuuki Reload Blast episode 9


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Saiyuuki-Reload-Blast-episode-9/

Nora to Oujo to Noraneko Heart episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Nora-to-Oujo-to-Noraneko-Heart-episode-8/

Dream Festival! R episode 2


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Dream-Festival-R-episode-2/

WATCH: Synthespian CEO Jeff Kleiser Talks Stereo Dome Projection and VR at FMX 2017


The veteran VFX supervisor talks about his recent work on VR and animated stereoscopic 3-D dome projection projects as well as feature films in development. Source https://www.awn.com/blog/watch-synthespian-ceo-jeff-kleiser-talks-stereo-dome-projection-and-vr-fmx-2017

I Have a Question Hisko Hulsing


In which Chris Robinson asks animators profound and inane questions that have little to do with animation. Today's guest is Hisko Hulsing (Cobain: Montage of Heck, Junkyard)   Source https://www.awn.com/animationworld/i-have-question-hisko-hulsing

Netsuzou TRap episode 9


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Netsuzou-TRap-episode-9/

Yu☆Gi☆Oh! VRAINS episode 16


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Yu-Gi-Oh-VRAINS-episode-16/

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations episode 22


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Boruto-Naruto-Next-Generations-episode-22/

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Nana Maru San Batsu episode 9


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Nana-Maru-San-Batsu-episode-9/

Boris FX Brings Mocha & Sapphire Effects Plugins to Vegas Pro 15


Mocha planar tracking plugin now officially supports Vegas Pro. Source https://www.awn.com/news/boris-fx-brings-mocha-sapphire-effects-plugins-vegas-pro-15

Blizzard Entertainment Unveils ‘Hearth and Home’ Animated Short


Future animated shorts and an ongoing comics series will help bring the setting of Blizzard Entertainment’s ‘Hearthstone’ digital card game to life in delightful new ways. Source https://www.awn.com/news/blizzard-entertainment-unveils-hearth-and-home-animated-short

Mahoujin Guru Guru (2017) episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Mahoujin-Guru-Guru-2017-episode-8/

Tsurezure Children episode 9


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Tsurezure-Children-episode-9/

Aho Girl episode 9


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Aho-Girl-episode-9/

New Game!! episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/New-Game-2-episode-8/

Pictures from the Brainbox: A Weekly Dose of Indie Animation - 'Baths'


Every Tuesday, Chris Robinson digests and dissects (relatively) new indie animation short films. Today: Baths by Tomek Ducki Source https://www.awn.com/animationworld/pictures-brainbox-weekly-dose-indie-animation-baths

Isekai wa Smartphone to Tomo ni. episode 8


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Isekai-wa-Smartphone-to-Tomo-ni-episode-8/

Tokyo Ghoul:re 138


Fall From the Tower Source http://mangastream.com/read/tokyo_ghoulre/138/4530/1

Monday, August 28, 2017

Chaos Group Acquires Render Legion and Corona Renderer


Market leading architectural visualization rendering companies join forces; joint development already in process. Source https://www.awn.com/news/chaos-group-acquires-render-legion-and-corona-renderer

Women in the Spotlight at Ninth Edition of Festival Stop Motion Montreal


Robust program largely dedicated to the work of female directors and women who specialize in stop-motion animation runs September 15-17, 2017. Source https://www.awn.com/news/women-spotlight-ninth-edition-festival-stop-motion-montreal

VR Playhouse Merges with Identity FX


Merge shifts studio led by CEO Ian Forester and EP Leo Vezzali in a more technology-focused, interactive direction. Source https://www.awn.com/news/vr-playhouse-merges-identity-fx

Timber Wins Best Visual Effects Award at MTV VMAs


Creative team celebrates their first MTV Video Music Awards win for Best Visual Effects for Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Humble.’ Source https://www.awn.com/news/timber-wins-best-visual-effects-award-mtv-vmas

Thinkbox Releases Deadline 10


New edition of compute management software leverages Amazon EC2 Spot Instances to reduce costs and improve flexibility of visual effects rendering. Source https://www.awn.com/news/thinkbox-releases-deadline-10

Brickyard VFX Delivers End-to-End Production and Post for Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf


Whimsical 30-second spot directed by Anton Thallner employs 2D animation to illustrate CB&TL’s mobile app features. Source https://www.awn.com/news/brickyard-vfx-delivers-end-end-production-and-post-coffee-bean-tea-leaf

Koi to Uso episode 9


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Koi-to-Uso-episode-9/

CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF ANIMATOR INTERNATIONAL ANIMATED FILM FESTIVAL - 07 – 13 July 2017 Poznan, Poland


Over these past 10 years of existence the Animator Festival in Poznan has grown in respect internationally so it was a lovely honor to be invited back this year to help celebrate the festival’s 10th anniversary. Source https://www.awn.com/blog/celebrating-10-years-animator-international-animated-film-festival-07-13-july-2017-poznan

A Trail of Blood 12


Visitor 2 Source http://mangastream.com/read/a_trail_of_blood/12/4529/1

Isekai Shokudou episode 9


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Isekai-Shokudou-episode-9/