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Local animators told: raise your game

If Asia wants to become a major player in the world of big-screen animation it needs to nurture its own creative talent, says Richard Chuang, a leading visual effects expert.

Friday, 3 May, 2013, 5:40am

DreamWorks' new film rocks all ages

Listen to the filmmakers behind The Croods and you could be forgiven for thinking they'd made a heavyweight drama, not a computer graphics (CG) cartoon.

24 Mar 2013 - 3:47pm

Pirates get lost in translation

The team responsible for the hit film Chicken Run, and the Wallace and Gromit series, are back in the cinema. Aardman Animations has a new, claymation, stop-motion comedy, The Pirates! Band of Misfits.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:03pm

Animation: Zetman

Animation and the Japanese morphing hero genre combine in in the new action anime Zetman. It stars Jin, a biologically engineered superbeing, as he fights evil monsters that eat humans.

10 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Fund to back six firms in animation industry

Six home-grown animation and computer game companies on the mainland have been targeted by a private equity fund looking to back the creation of China's own computer animation studio.

13 Feb 2012 - 12:00am