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Marvel to re-release Avengers Infinity War’s Hindi version on October 2

Marvel to re-release Avengers Infinity War’s Hindi version on October 2

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  Marvel Studios is going to re-release the Hindi version of Avengers: Infinity War in India on October 2. "The record-breaking success of Avengers: Infinity War was historic. The response from Indian fans has been extremely overwhelming and seeing the ever-increasing following for the Hindi version we have decided to re-release just the Hindi version on demand from our English fans to enjoy the extended long weekend on October 2," said Bikram Duggal- Head of Studio Entertainment, Disney India, in a statement to IANS. To build buzz for the Hindi re-release, Marvel has released two hilarious clips in which the characters refer to each other as ‘gabru’ and ‘gurudev’. Watch here. The video has been viewed 11 million times on YouTube, while the second one has over 50,000 views so fa
Fantastic Beasts new trailer: Wait what! Voldemort’s Nagini is a witch?

Fantastic Beasts new trailer: Wait what! Voldemort’s Nagini is a witch?

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  The new trailer for “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald”, the latest spinoff from J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world makes fans crazy. Dumbledore (Jude Law, as a younger version of the professor played by Richard Harris and Michael Gambon in the Harry Potter films) gives his ex-student Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) the address of a safe house in Paris. Newt is tasked with hunting down and killing Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp), a tyrant with dark magical powers determined to end the longstanding peace between the wizarding and non-wizarding Worlds. Check out the new trailer here: The final trailer also reintroduces a key Harry Potter character, just not quite as we know her. Nagini is a core figure in the Harry Potter universe. She’s Lord Voldemort’s loyal snake;
Captain Marvel trailer gets a cool animated facelift!

Captain Marvel trailer gets a cool animated facelift!

Animation, Latest News
After Marvel enthralled the audiences with ‘Captain Marvel’ trailer, YouTuber Darth Blender created the animated tribute, using footage of Captain Marvel's appearances in various animated series based on Marvel Comics. Chief among these are scenes from 2010's Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, 2012's Ultimate Spider-Man, and 2013's Avengers Assemble. The animation is perfectly synced with the dialogue from the original Captain Marvel movie trailer, though the footage depicts Nick Fury with his trademark eye-patch. The new trailer features footage from Avengers Assemble, Ultimate Spider-Man, Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, and a few things from the actual movie trailer, and it all works quite well. Check it out here: Recently, Brie Larson debuted in the first trailer for Marvel S
Vaughan International Film Festival: 2019 submissions now open!

Vaughan International Film Festival: 2019 submissions now open!

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Spain, China, Mexico, Italy, and Belgium are the countries that have taken home the prestigious Golden Reel Award for Best Film. As the 2019 submissions are now open, VFF aims to have yet another powerful and more than- memorable year with compelling and diverse cultural content. The Golden Reel Award is a coveted and sacred achievement that hope to see many strive for this year with the ambition and creativity influenced and matched by the amazing last six seasons. 2018’s winners include Best Student Film, “Authentic” by Sophia Wang from Bill Brothers S.S. in Markham, and Syria’s “Telephone”, by Muhammad & Samah Bayazid winning Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Cinematography. The 2019 festival runs May 13-17 and will include local talent and those of which around the world who
Amazon Studios greenlights production of preschool musical show ‘Do, Re & Mi’

Amazon Studios greenlights production of preschool musical show ‘Do, Re & Mi’

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Amazon Studios has greenlit for production a new Amazon Original, the animated lyrical series for preschoolers, Do, Re & Mi, from Gaumont, Jackie Tohn, Michael Scharf, Ivan Askwith, and Kristen Bell.  The announcement was made by Nicolas Atlan, President of Animation, Gaumont, and Melissa Wolfe, Head of Kids Programming, Amazon Studios.  “This series will be such a wonderful addition to our Amazon Kids preschool portfolio and we couldn’t ask for better creative partners than Gaumont and the musical talents of this producing team,” said Wolfe. “In addition to its beautiful storytelling and character design, the show takes an innovative approach to musical curriculum which will inspire our youngest customers to create their own language around music,” Wolfe further stated. Created
Discovery Kids will air ‘Little Singham’ Season 2 on September 13

Discovery Kids will air ‘Little Singham’ Season 2 on September 13

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Discovery Kids will air the second season of its animated original series ‘Little Singham’ on September 13. The season two will be launched on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi later this month, read a statement ‘Little Singham’ was launched in collaboration with Reliance Animation, Rohit Shetty and Discovery Kids. The season 2 will introduce new villains, new adventures and locations clubbed with the festive themes such as Ganpati, Navratri, Dussehra, and Diwali. Commenting on the new season, Discovery Kids business head Uttam Pal Singh said, “Little Singham’s swag, action, and humor, has won the hearts of Indian Kids and they have been demanding for more since the launch. Season 2, scheduled to be launched on the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, with the theme of ‘Double Tasha
Skydance, ZAG to produce live-action ‘Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir’ movie

Skydance, ZAG to produce live-action ‘Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir’ movie

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Skydance Media in partnership with ZAG announced that it has secured the live-action feature film and television rights to the global animated phenomenon ‘Miraculous - Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir’. Under the deal, Skydance plans to develop and produce the first-ever live-action adaptations based on the hit property with an anticipated release in 2020. “Jeremy and everyone at ZAG has done a tremendous job in creating and building Miraculous into the massive pop culture sensation it is today,” said Jesse Sisgold, President and COO Skydance Media. ZAG’s aspirational series is the winner of the 2018 Teen Choice Award for Choice Animated Series, airs in over 120 countries worldwide. Miraculous has a passionate and active teen fan base, the “Miraculers” with over a million global subscr
Google celebrates ‘Teacher’s Day’ with an animated doodle

Google celebrates ‘Teacher’s Day’ with an animated doodle

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Its Teachers’ day today, and our very own mentor and survivor Google has again found a creative way to honour all the heroes who showered us with deep knowledge throughout our lives. The search giant Google celebrates Teacher’s Day with an animated doodle. The doodle shows a happy spinning globe wearing spectacles. At the end of the animation, various icons surround the globe representing subjects such as physics, chemistry, music, mathematics, sports, geography, among others. In India, Teachers’ Day is celebrated on September 5 every year in the honour of India's former President and revered teacher Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, who was born on the same day in 1888. Dr. Radhakrishnan became the second President of India from 1962 (to 1967), which is when the first-ever Teacher’s day was
Google Doodle celebrates Oskar Schlemmer’s 130th birthday

Google Doodle celebrates Oskar Schlemmer’s 130th birthday

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Google celebrates famous painter, sculptor, designer, choreographer Oskar Schlemmer’s 130th birthday with a special doodle. Google's doodle shows a bulbous mechanical figure standing in a ballet pose wearing a metallic mask. Schlemmer is well-known for staging “Triadisches Ballett” or “Triadic Ballet”, which was premiered in Stuttgart in 1922. “With three dancers, 12 movements, and 18 costumes, Oskar Schlemmer’s innovative approach to ballet broke with all convention to explore the relationship between body and space in new and exciting ways,” Google said in its tribute to this great artist. Schlemmer described this performance as “artistic metaphysical mathematics” and a “party in form and colour”. Born in 1888, Schlemmer, the youngest of six children studied art in Stuttgart under
#SuperSaturday: Little-known facts about Disney Princesses

#SuperSaturday: Little-known facts about Disney Princesses

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What does it take to become a Disney Princess – Beauty, bravery or both? Before the Renaissance era of Disney movies, we only know Cinderella or Sleeping Beauty as an epitome of beauty and elegance, until Mulan came along, which redefined what it means to be a Disney Princess. Do you know Ariel is the only Disney princess to become a mother? Yes! Believe it or not. Here are some unknown first-of-first facts about Disney princess: The current official lineup of Disney Princesses includes Jasmine, Ariel, Rapunzel, Tiana, Belle, Merida, Cinderella, Pocahontas, Aurora, Mulan, and Snow White. Snow White is supposed to be 14 years old and remains the youngest Disney Princess. Belle is the only Disney Princess to have hazel eyes. Mulan is also the first Disney Princess to not actually be