According to a recent report by Variety, Disney has decided to close down Pixar Canada in Vancouver, effectively eliminating 100 full time jobs. The studio was originally started in 2010 after being drawn towards tax incentives in the country. And while it has not been confirmed, some sources believe that the decision to close shop […]
News of companies closing down are always sad, as it means that people with families to support will be losing jobs in a time when finding a new one isn’t as a easy as it was a couple of decades ago. It’s especially disheartening if it’s VFX and animation studios, as their industry is currently […]
Deadline.com recently reported that Disney has just pulled the plug on the production of Henry Selick’s (Coraline, The Nightmare Before Christmas, James and the Giant Peach) upcoming stop-motion project. Disney has given Selick the option to shop around and find another studio that will fund the project.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros has decided to shut down its straight-to-video division, Warner Premiere. The studio cites the declining DVD market along with their decision to focus on digital distribution as the main reasons.
It seems that all the public outrage regarding Michael Bay’s planned reboot of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie franchise has been heard by someone from above (whether that someone is a divine being or just an exec who actually values feedback is up to you), because Paramount Pictures has just shut down production on […]