The third annual Film Finance Summit takes place February 9, 2010. Animax‘s Michael Bellavia is speaking on the panel Branded Content Financing and Production Strategies along with some of our partners and clients. The panel will analyze how advertising agencies, producers and product integration are now key elements in the content financing chain.
Wired Magazine Underwire Blog has a feature on Dave Thomas, his return to Second City for the 50th Anniversary and an update on all his goings-on including a bit on Animax Entertainment. Read the blog post here.
Animax Entertainment is profiled in the new AMEX Open Forum Small Business Rules video series. It features our team, some of our work — in particular Bob & Doug and Popzilla — and our approach to staying in the game.
‘Tis the Season! This year, Animax and our family fun site FunNugget.com worked with Babelgum and Fuel to create a new kind of interactive holiday card. Make Your Own Christmas Carol! Don’t have a great singing voice? Don’t worry, the funny guys from The Carolers series on Babelgum supply the voice work. Click on the various Carolers to make your holiday tune and then send it to your friends. Only 22 days until the big day, so get your carol on now!
Animax is proud to announce some great news. This morning, the Annie Award nominations were announced and Rob Fendler was among the nominees. He was nominated in the “Directing in a Television Production” Achievement Category for his work on Popzilla, the animated sketch comedy show Animax developed and produced for MTV.
The Annie Awards are the animation industry’s highest honor and are voted on by the membership of The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood. The Awards are held February 6, 2010 and previously were hosted by Dave Thomas.