‘Coraline’ and ‘The Boxtrolls’ Available Now as Blu-ray+DVD Combos


From LAIKA and Shout Factory! the Academy Award-nominated animated films Coraline and The Boxtrolls are now available to own on Blu-ray+DVD combos, with ParaNorman and Kubo and the Two Strings following on September 14. The Blu-ray+DVD combos new special features include “Inside LAIKA interviews with the studio’s animation team,” Never-Before-Seen Animation Test Footage, and feature-length

Festival Stop Motion Montréal Returns with Spotlight on Indigenous Artists


The 13th edition of the Festival Stop Motion Montréal returns online, running September 10-19, providing moviegoers across the world the chance to discover an original selection of 93 stop-motion films, organized into 12 short competition programs, via the Cinéma Public website. Take a peek at what’s in store:Program highlights include: 2021 Fest Spotlight on Indigenous Artists:Roundtable

VIEW Conference 2021 Welcomes Aardman’s ‘Robin Robin’ Creative Team


VIEW Conference 2021 has just announced a special panel celebrating the stop-motion animation of Robin Robin, the upcoming musical special from Aardman and Netflix starring Gillian Anderson, Richard E Grant, Bronte Carmichael and Adeel Akhtar. Substituting Aardman’s trademark Plasticine style, viewers will be charmed by the whimsical, handcrafted needle felting aesthetic and design of

Festival Stop Motion Montréal Reveals Short Film Selection and Poster


Festival Stop Motion Montréal returns for a 13th edition, taking place almost entirely online from September 10-19, 2021. The 2021 programming will be available worldwide via the Cinéma Public website, a Montréal-based streaming platform. The poster for this year’s edition was created by Italian stop-motion artist Gianluca Maruotti. 2021 Program Object and puppet animation will