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Animation

The rapid showing of still pictures (especially drawings) such that they appear to be moving. In the United States, animation in television and movies has historically been designed to appeal mainly to children, which may affect what commercials are broadcast in their timeslots.
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WALLACE & Gromit: Curse of the Were-Rabbit scooped top honours for British director Nick Park at the Annie Awards, honouring achievements in feature film and television animation.
On Sunday, the Dodgers named Gary Miereanu, the publicity director for Walt Disney Television Animation and ABC-Cable Networks Group, the team's new vice president of communications.
He mentioned that 10 years ago, the major studios that were producing television animation were Hanna-Barbera and Filmation.
The economics of the industry made it feasible for Asia to feed the cartoon world, to the extent that today, about 90% of all American television animation is produced in Asia.
Disney Television Animation dominated with 20 nominations, eight going to "Disney Mickey Mouse" to lead the TV/broadcast categories.
Television animation is mostly hand-drawn, much of it locally.
With over 30 years of experience in feature and television animation, as well as commercial design, Powerhouse offers a range of design and animation services, including traditional and Flash animation, game cinematics, character design, storyboarding, viral marketing and interactive games.
Eisner also said Disney's television animation business is extending the life of the company's animated franchises.
Page joins Hasbro from Sony Pictures Television where, as VP of animation since 2007, she led the television animation production division, overseeing production on such series as The Spectacular Spiderman, and Sit Down, Shut Up.
We had to be careful to make sure we didn't become a slave to the mythology" said Eric Coleman, senior veep of original series for Disney Television Animation.
announced Friday that television animation head David Stainton has been named president of Disney's feature film animation division, which is coming off the disastrous box office failure of ``Treasure Planet.
Created and executive-produced by Dan Povenmire and Jeff "Swampy" Marsh, the series is a production of Disney Television Animation.

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