Veteran New York motion shop Eyeball reinvents itself with two high-profile hires: Former Click3x MD David Edelstein takes over as managing director of broadcast and Danny Rosenbloom, ex-MD at Brand New School, now heads up commercials. [Read more]
Attention Berliners! FAUX IMAGES XI blows up Tuesday, November 26th at 7pm with talks by Sarah Eim (Ex-The Mill, LA, Berlin), Robert Loebel (Berlin), Christen Bach (Berlin, Denmark) and Andreas Nicolas Fischer (Berlin, anf.nu) at LEAP, Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 13, 10178 Berlin, www.leapknecht.de. [Read more]
Shilo Lands Aardman director Daniel Cohen for worldwide representation outside the U.K. [Read more]
The Mill continues to evolve with the promotion of deputy head of production Zu Alkadiri to EP in NY, the return of Melanie Wickman as EP in NY, the upping of Stephen Venning to EP Mill+, and the insertion of Swedish post veteran Richard Lyons as senior VFX artist in NY. [Read more]
Chicago creative juggernaut Leviathan just added four new staffers: senior 3D artist Andrew Butterworth (pictured), creative technologist Harvey Moon, 2D artist Ely Beyer and associate producer Kelsey Barrentine. [Read more]
XYZ Studios will now be representing American animation house Hornet for the Australia and New Zealand markets.
Hornet’s talented lineup includes Peter Sluszka, Guilherme Marcondes, Yves Geleyn, and directing team Dan & Jason. These directors join XYZ’s roster of animation specialists, including Stephen Watkins, Celeste Potter, Mat Landour and Eran Hilleli. [Read more]