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Monthly Archives: March 2012
The Oscar-nominated French animated feature “A Cat in Paris” and the British featurette “The Gruffalo’s Child” will both have their southeastern United States premieres at the Florida Film Festival, to be held from April 13 to 22.
Both films can be seen at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 14 at the Garden Theatre and at 12 noon Sunday, April 15 at Regal Winter Park Village A.
Organizers on Friday revealed details on the film program for the London 2012 Festival –- a 12-week United Kingdom-wide cultural celebration from June 21 to September 9 bringing together leading artists from across the world with the very best from Britain.
CotD: Pepé is always the incurable romantic, especially in “Scent-imental Romeo as he chases another poor cat with a white paint stripe down her back.
CotD: Other than a brief cameo appearance on the “Mickey Mouse Club” television series, Scrooge McDuck’s first animated appearance was in “Scrooge McDuck And Money .
Disney’s 2012–13 creative content for its kid-driven, family inclusive TV channels, highlighted by fresh ways to tell great new Disney stories, will be presented to sponsors/advertisers this week in New York by Gary Marsh, president and chief creative officer of Disney Channels Worldwide.
“Sir Billi,” the first full-length animated feature to be produced entirely in Scotland, will get its first international screening April 13 at the 15th annual Sonoma International Film Festival.
CotD: Friz Freleng’s “A Hare Grows In Manhattan” is renown for the tap-dancing Bugs sequence animated by Virgil Ross.
Production will soon commence on Jingle & Bell, a Hallmark Channel original animated special, which will premiere on the network this holiday season.
Jingle & Bel is the second story and animated special to star one of Hallmark’s most lovable characters, Jingle the Husky Pup. The Hallmark Channel original animated special Jingle All the Way was a ratings success for the network.
Nickelodeon, at its annual upfront presentation held Wednesday at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York, unveiled plans for an unprecedented 650 new episodes — the top-ranked network’s most ever — of both brand-new content and returning hits, as well announcing premiere details for the highly anticipated animated series The Legend of Korra, a stop-motion SpongeBob SquarePants Christmas special, and an original animated series based on the Raving Rabbids video games.
CotD: Tom lost the grey stripe between his eyes in “Johann Mouse ” which won the seventh– and last– Tom & Jerry Oscar.
Disney expects its partly animated and frequently panned Red Planet film John Carter to lose $200 million, throwing the whole movie division into a sea of red ink.