ASIFA-Hollywood, has seen tremendous growth in the last few years, and its work for the animation community

ASIFA-Hollywood, the organization behind the annual Annie Awards, which honors the best in all kinds of animation, has seen tremendous growth in the last few years, and its work for the animation community has grown as well. “Six years ago, we were basically in the red. Now we are actually financially healthy,” says executive director……

via As Annie Awards Thrive, ASIFA-Hollywood Plans for More Growth — Variety

Animation workers have reached a $100 million settlement with the Walt Disney Company, Pixar, and Lucasfilm

Animation workers have reached a $100 million settlement with the Walt Disney Company, Pixar, and Lucasfilm in a class action lawsuit claiming that the defendants violated antitrust laws by conspiring to set animation wages via non-poaching agreements. Also part of the settlement are Two Pic MC, formerly known as ImageMovers. The settlement was disclosed in……

via Animation Workers Reach $100 Million Settlement With Disney in Wage-Fixing Suit — Variety