Call for Entries: Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film 2022


The 29th Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) will take place from May 3 to 8, 2022. Animated films completed after October 1, 2020, can now be submitted for the main festival competitions. Entries are now being accepted in the following categories:International Competition – International competition for animated short films Young Animation – International student

VIEW Conference 2021 to Honor Sir Roger Deakins


The VIEW Conference has announced that Sir Roger Deakins will receive this year’s VIEW Visionary Award. The Oscar-winning cinematographer’s films include The Shawshank Redemption, Blade Runner 2049 and 1917. Previous recipients of the award, presented for outstanding contribution to the visual arts, include pioneering visual effects supervisor Dennis Muren, animated feature director Nora Twomey

Rebellion Releases ‘Zombie Army: Legion of the Dead’ Short


Independent entertainment studio, Rebellion, has released Zombie Army: Legion of the Dead, an action-packed new CG short film from Rebellion VFX, their new dedicated visual effects studio. Leveraging Unreal Engine technology and innovative virtual production techniques, the studio used popular gaming IP and assets to create the short, exploiting real-time rendering to achieve fast