How Digital Domain Created a Fortress Defined by Heartbreak for ‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’

Hello,                                                     With Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings on its way to becoming the top-grossing film of the year, are you interested in a look behind the scenes? For Marvel Studios’ latest blockbuster, Digital Domain helped create a location that will likely go down as one of the most iconic settings in the Marvel Cinematic Universe …

Designing the Infinite Possibilities of Marvel Studios’ ‘What If…?’

[ad_1] How many times have you surveyed the trappings (and sometimes, the wreckage) of your life, scratched your chin, and wondered, “What If…?” For the folks at Marvel Studios, that collective chin scratching has manifested itself in a narratively and visually compelling new 3DCG animated series, What If…? The show marks Marvel’s first ever animated series, …

Marvel Studios Reimagines the MCU in ‘What If…?’

[ad_1] It’s the Marvel films we know and love, but, as director Bryan Andrews puts it, with “our own flavor, baby!” What If…? is Marvel Studios’ first ever animated series, inspired by a 1977 Marvel comic anthology of the same name. Directed by Andrews and executive produced by Marvel film production icons Brad Winderbaum and …

Autodesk Explores the Future of VFX at SIGGRAPH 2021

[ad_1] This year at SIGGRAPH 2021, Autodesk will explore the future of VFX and animation and celebrate industry milestones with leading innovators from around the world. Autodesk’s SIGGRAPH 2021 Vision Series will feature six sessions with 14 industry leaders who are pushing the boundaries and creating new possibilities for film and TV digital artistry. This …

Marvel’s Animated ‘What If…?’ Already Wowing Critics

[ad_1] What if… we just got a ton of news about the MCU’s upcoming first foray into animation? The multiversal, hypothetical scenario exploration series What If…? rolls out next week with nine, 30-minute installments, executive producer Brad Winderbaum confirms. Though Seasons 1 and 2 each originally called for 10 episodes, Winderbaum explains, “We had to …

‘The Good, The Bart, and The Loki’ Short Debuts on Disney+

[ad_1] Premiering today on Disney+ is the Marvel-themed The Good, The Bart, and The Loki, the second cross-over promotional short film tying The Simpsons to one of the streamers’ marquee properties. It follows on the heels of Maggie Simpson in The Force Awakens from Its Nap, released in early May, a Star Wars-inspired short that …

Calabash Creates Mischievously Delicious ‘Loki Charms’ Spot for Marvel

[ad_1] Animation Studio Calabash, Chicago, has shared with AWN their brand-new spot, and dare we say, we’re “Marveling” at how “sweet” it is! Sorry. Sometimes, you just have to take the shot, even knowing you’ll most likely airball. In celebration of last week’s Disney+’s debut of Loki, Disney and Marvel Studios have teamed up on …

Marc Bourbonnais Named COO of DDEG’s Animation Studios

[ad_1] Digital Dimension Entertainment Group (DDEG) has promoted its head of production, Marc Bourbonnais, to COO of the holding company overseeing operations of the company’s two studios, Saturday Animation Studios and Meduzarts Animation. The announcement was made by Louis-Simon Ménard, CEO & president of DDEG. Meduzarts Animation specializes in content for adult audiences and has …

‘Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K.’ Now Streaming on Hulu

[ad_1] Premiering today is the new Hulu Original stop-motion adult animated comedy series, Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K. Created and written by executive producers Jordan Blum and Patton Oswalt, with animation by Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, the show is based on a Marvel Comics character of the same name. In the series, megalomaniacal supervillain M.O.D.O.K. (Oswalt) has long pursued his …

‘Black Widow’ to Hit Theatres and Disney+ Premier Simultaneously

[ad_1] Walt Disney Studios has just jostled around their release schedule for eight upcoming films, most notably the highly anticipated and much delayed Marvel Studios tentpole, Black Widow, which now gets a simultaneous theatrical and Disney+ Premier release on July 9. Disney’s live-action Cruella is now slated for a dual release on May 28, while …