The studio is set to open in January 2022. Its first production will be a “Moana” spin-off series.
Polygon India will address what the company describes as a “shortage of staff” among rigging artists.
The studio was working on multiple feature animation projects for Netflix at the time of shutdown.
The studio is welcoming vfx supervisors Dottie Starling, Damien Hurgon, and Ellen Poon, as well as feature animation head of production Nathan Santell.
“A studio should not have its twenty-something girls crying in the bathroom, doing all-nighters,” says Joan Chung.
The unit is at work on cg fantasy feature “Igraine the Brave,” based on a book by acclaimed children’s writer Cornelia Funke.
“We’re super excited about animation, which is my first love,” says Victoria Alonso, Marvel’s executive vp of film production.
The company’s mission is to “create innovative animated and live action ‘event entertainment’ for the 21st-century audience.”
From Mickey to Marvel, Buzz Lightyear to Homer Simpson, Disney is home to a who’s who of animation legends.
U.K. staff will now receive 1.5x pay on all weekday hours beyond 40 hours, as well as all weekend work.
Mr. Magoo and Gerald McBoing Boing came to life in this building.
Ballew is a 25-year veteran of the studio, most recently serving as its vp of research and development.
Robbins admits that the kids network had “lost its way for a while.”
The Tokyo studio also condemned public discussion of its working conditions.
The company owed ¥137 million in unpaid taxes.
The company is expanding its workforce, despite recent criticisms that it pays its artist rock-bottom rates.
Warner Bros., Cartoon Network, DC Comics, HBO Max, Looney Tunes, Hanna-Barbera: Warnermedia has one of the world’s most famous animation portfolios, period.
The Texan studio’s credits include “Castlevania,” “Blood of Zeus,” and “Seis Manos.”
Based in L.A. and Montreal, the new studio will work on “premiere real-time 2d and 3d series and features.”
In the newly created role, Gamarra will find and evaluate literary material to option for productions at the two brands.