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  1. IMAX And Disney Extend Blockbuster Slate Deal Through 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Digital Post Production

    Star Wars anthology film, Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Star Wars : Episode IX; Marvel's Black Panther , Ant-Man and the Wasp , Captain Marvel , Avengers: Infinity War and the untitled Avengers sequel; Disney's Beauty and the Beast , A Wrinkle in Time and Mulan ; Pixar's The Incredibles 2 and Toy Story 4 and Walt Disney Animation Studios' Wreck-It Ralph sequel. has captured key sequences of Star Wars: The Last Jedi using IMAX's extremely high-resolution cameras, delivering IMAX audiences greater scope and increased image quality in IMAX's exclusive aspect ratio for a uniquely immersive experience.

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  2. Canadian animator Alan Barillaro makes splash with Oscar-nominated debut 'Piper'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    Canadian animator Alan Barillaro has had a hand in some of Pixar's biggest hits including "A Bug's Life," "Monsters, Inc." and "WALL-E," but the Ontario native managed to soar to solo success at the helm of his Oscar-nominated debut film "Piper." Barillaro's animated short about an adorable baby sandpiper searching for food on the beach landed a coveted spot in theatres where it screened with Pixar's feature-length smash "Finding Dory" - 2016's top-grossing film.

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  3. VOTD: Take a 20-Minute Tour of Pixar Animation StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | /film

    Back in the fall of 2015, one Disney fan was able to record a private tour of the Pixar Animation Studios campus. They weren't granted access to some areas to avoid any possible spoilers for their upcoming projects at the time, but it was cool to see how welcoming and playful the environment for Pixar's employees was all over campus.

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  4. Rewriting the history of free software and computer graphicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Red Hat Magazine

    ... was the time when Aldus (before Adobe bought the company) was developing PageMaker for desktop publishing, when Pixar created ToyStory, and soon after 3D modeling and animation software Maya by Alias Wavefront (acquired by Autodesk). It was also a ...

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  5. How making an ISS clock turns into researching an optimization...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Brainwagon

    ... husband, proud father of a U.S. Airman, grand dad of two beautiful grand daughters, technical director at Pixar Animation Studios , telescope maker, computer science and math afficianado, an Extra class radio amateur licensed as K6HX, and all around ...

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  6. The Difficult Journey of Star Trek II: The Wrath of KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Neatorama

    ... The clip impressed a young Steve Jobs enough to part with $5 million to buy out the division, which renamed itself Pixar. But what really made the The Wrath of Khan a hit was a plot that focused on the original cast and a villain that harked back to ...

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  7. Creatures of comfort: Program provides pet therapy throughout regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... to schools, businesses, assisted living facilities and other spots around the East Bay. Handlers take their canines to Pixar Animation Studios to offer stress relief for employees, pair them with children practicing their reading at local libraries ...

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  8. How Pixar adapts its films for an international audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Disney Blog

    ... adapting its films to different audiences can mark the difference between a good studios and a great one. Disney's Pixar has been making great films for years, and adapting them for international audiences too. A new featurette from the team in ...

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  9. Now you can take Pixar's 'The Art of Storytelling' course for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | SFGate

    JANUARY 19: The Pixar logo is seen at the main gate of Pixar Animation Studios January 19, 2006 in Emeryville, California. The Walt Disney Co.

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  10. Pixar Veteran Andrew Stanton Will Direct Two Episodes of 'Stranger Things'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | /film

    ... those chapters are tentatively titled "The Storm" and "The Pollywog"). Stanton is best known for being a member of the Pixar Animation Studios senior creative team, a legit genius who worked as a character designer, story artist, and executive ...

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  11. Armenian Assembly Spotlights Keynote Speaker Katherine Sarafian, Pixar ProducerRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Groong

    The Armenian Assembly of America is pleased to announce Katherine Sarafian, Pixar Animation Studios Producer and Vice President of Production, as one of the keynote speakers for the "Celebrating the Future" Gala in Newport Beach, California on March 4, in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Terjenian-Thomas Assembly Internship Program. Sarafian will be reflecting on her life and career alongside intern alumnus Michael Agbabian.

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  12. Tim Cook Chats With Students After Receiving Honorary Degree From University of GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | MacRumors

    ... those two." Cook said Jobs had a clear order in his life that was necessary in order to remain focused: family, Apple, Pixar, and very little else. Cook remained in Bute Hall following the chat to take photos with students. Earlier in the day, he ...

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  13. Jungle Book, Kubo take top honors at 15th Annual V ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Post Magazine

    ... producer and Marvel Studios executive vice president of physical production, Victoria Alonso. Jim Morris, president, Pixar Animation Studios, presented the VES Lifetime Achievement Award to multiple Academy Award-winning visual effects pioneer Ken ...

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  14. 'Jungle Book', 'GOT' dominate Visual Effects Society AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... Award to producer and Marvel Studios executive VP of physical production Victoria Alonso. Jim Morris, president of Pixar Animation Studios, presented the VES Lifetime Achievement Award to Academy Award-winning visual effects pioneer Ken Ralston. ...

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  15. "The Jungle Book," "Game of Thrones" top Visual Effects Society AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Award to producer and Marvel Studios executive VP of physical production Victoria Alonso. Jim Morris, president of Pixar Animation Studios, presented the VES Lifetime Achievement Award to Academy Award-winning visual effects pioneer Ken Ralston. ...

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  16. 3 things to watch as Disney reports first-quarter earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Los Angeles Times

    ... is no stranger to big acquisitions: Besides Lucasfilm, he also orchestrated Disney's multibillion-dollar purchases of Pixar Animation Studios and Marvel Entertainment. (Last fall, Disney was rumored to be interested in acquiring Twitter , but such a ...

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  17. Disney's 'Zootopia' Runs Wild At The 44th Annie AwardsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 5 | KTMF

    ... Pear Cider and Cigarettes (Massive Swerve Studios and Passion Pictures Animation); Best Animated Short Subject Piper (Pixar Animation Studios); Best Animated TV/Broadcast Commercial Loteria 'Night Shift' (Passion Pictures Ltd.); Best General ...

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  18. Annies: 'Zootopia' Wins Big With 6 Awards Including Best Animated FeatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the aforementioned Pearl , which was made for virtual reality and also had an Oscar-qualifying run). Finding Dory (Pixar Animation Studios) Kubo and the Two Strings (LAIKA) Kung Fu Panda 3 (Dreamworks Animation) Moana (Walt Disney Animation Studios) ...

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  19. 2017 Annie Awards: The Complete Winners ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | SFGate

    ... "Life, Animated" and certificates of merit to Leslie Ezeh and Gary Perkovac. Best Animated Feature "Finding Dory," Pixar Animation Studios "Kubo and the Two Strings," Laika "Kung Fu Panda 3," DreamWorks Animation "Moana," Walt Disney Animation ...

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  20. Disney Settles Animator Class Action Lawsuit for $100 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | FindLaw

    ... potential members of the class, that's a total of $169 million. Disney, as well as its subsidiary companies Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Two Pic MC, were included as part of the settlement with the animators. These four companies were also the last to ...

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