The agency will work with the character “in all areas, including tv, film, and brand strategy and commercial endorsements.”
Until theaters reopen, films that are launching on streaming or VOD services will still qualify for the Oscars.
Genndy Tartakovsky features and a new “Boondocks” series are part of Sony’s new alternative animation division.
In 2019, Los Angles will be home to the first major exhibition of Hayao Miyazaki’s work in the United States.
Titmouse’s Chris Prynoski is the 2018 festival honoree.