Amarillo College (AC) has just announced it has opened fall semester enrollment for its newly launched VFX program, part of the college’s latest expansion to provide expert instruction in growing industries that show tremendous career potential for students. The flexible program delivers online instruction taught by industry professionals and mentors who guide students throughout
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is inviting 395 artists and executives to join the organization; invitees include individuals who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures. Decisions are based on professional qualifications, with representation, inclusion and equity remaining a priority of Academy Aperture 2025. The 2021 class is
LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC today announced the 94th Oscars ceremony will move to Sunday, March 27, 2022. The show, which will air live on ABC from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, was originally scheduled for February 27, 2022. The eligibility period for Academy Awards consideration
Premiering June 18 on Disney+, Disney and Pixar’s Luca, according to director Enrico Casarosa, is “about the friendships that change us, a love letter to the summers of our youth -- those formative years when you’re finding yourself.” Set in a beautiful seaside town on the Italian Riviera, the film tells the story of
Celsys has announced that Clip Studio Paint, their graphics software program for color and monochrome comics, illustration and animation, has exceeded 8 million total worldwide shipments as of July 2020. Released in 2012, Clip Studio Paint is packed with features, including realistic pen and brush tools for a variety of styles. Artists of all
The show must go on! Just not until April 25, 2021. The Academy or Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has just announced they’ve postponed the 93rd Academy Awards broadcast until April 25, 2021, from the previously scheduled February 28, because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The scheduled December opening of the Academy Museum of
Selma director Ava DuVernay and ILM Head Rob Bredow lead a group of six first-time members as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced their newly elected 2020-2021 Board of Governors. The six new governors are as follows: Debra Zane, Casting Directors BranchAva DuVernay, Directors BranchStephen Rivkin, Film Editors BranchLinda Flowers, Makeup
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic that forced the cancelation of its live edition in Stuttgart, the 14th Animation Production Days (APD) was able to successfully pivot and hold an online event, with 123 registered participants from 21 countries taking part. The selected animation projects and possible co-operations were discussed in approximately 600 individual,
For most of us, the speed and intensity of the coronavirus pandemic has come as a shock, but not for Lawrence Wright. A New Yorker staff writer and the author of nonfiction books about Scientology and Al Qaeda, Wright recently wrote a novel—due to be published in April—called “The End of October,” about the spread...
Disney’s Frozen 2, the studio’s hit sequel to their previous box office champ, Frozen, bested its predecessor this past weekend as it became the all-time animated feature film box office champ; it’s $1.32 billion cume makes the Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck’s musical the most successful animated feature film in history, a spot previously...