Tag: awards

Call for Entries: Digital Animators of Nova Scotia Outstanding Achievement Awards

Call for entries for the DANS Award for Outstanding Achievement in Animation! Deadline: March 23rd. This category allows for commercial submissions, music videos, short films, YouTube content or any animated scene in a show or film produced in Nova Scotia.…

press release: Youth Media Alliance Announces Nominees for English Language Awards of Excellence

Montreal, March 21, 2017 – Youth Media Alliance (YMA) is pleased to announce the television series as well as digital and interactive productions in the running for an Awards of Excellence. The winners will be revealed at the awards gala…

Youth Media Alliance 2017 English-Language Awards of Excellence: Jury Members Wanted!

2017 English-Language Awards of Excellence: Jury Members Wanted! Youth Media Alliance (YMA) is looking for youth media professional to sit on the nomination jury for its 2017 English-Language Awards of Excellence. The involvement of the industry would be invaluable to…

Emmy Nominations Galore! (Especially Jess Borutski)

The Daytime Emmy nominations were announced yesterday, and that’s a good day to be a Canadian with Emmy aspirations. 9Story’s got 9, fittingly. Sinking Ship’s got a bunch, primarily for live action, but Annedroid’s got a buttload of animation, so…

press release: Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video Goes to Chad VanGaalen, Animation Wins!

CHAD VANGAALEN, Director of Beat The Drum Slowly by Timber Timbre, WINS 2015 PRISM PRIZE For Best Canadian Music Video On Sunday, March 29, director Chad VanGaalen was announced as the winner of the 2015 Prism Prize for Timber Timbre’s…

iKids Awards! Marblemedia! DHX!

The Kidscreen Summit in Miami (did I mention it’s in Miami this year? Because it is. In Miami) supports two sets of awards, the Kidscreen Awards, and the iKids Awards for digital media projects. We ran a post on the…

Canadian Connection: How To Train Your Dragon II wins best animated feature at Golden Globes

And what makes this news to us? Director Dean Deblois, that’s what! Apart from also co-writing and co-directing Lilo & Stitch, Dean’s pure Canuck. He was born in Aylmer, Quebec (that’s just outside Ottawa) and started out as an assistant…

40th Annual Annie Award Nominations

Spot the Canadians with me.  I’ll highlight any you guys can point out. CANADIANS IN RED! 2012 ANNIE AWARD NOMINATIONS Best Animated Feature Brave – Pixar Animation Studios Frankenweenie – The Walt Disney Studios Hotel Transylvania – Sony Pictures Animation…