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Story Study with Robert McKee!

Story Study with Robert McKee!

This week, the Blue Sky Studios directors and development team ventured into Manhattan for three days of intensive story study with the world-famous Robert McKee!


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Ferdinand at the Academy Awards®!

Ferdinand at the Academy Awards®!

On March 4th, Director Carlos Saldanha and Producers Lori Forte and Bruce Anderson hit the red carpet to celebrate Ferdinand's Oscar® nomination for Best Animated Feature Film. Alongside the Oscar® nominees were Blue Sky Co-Presidents Andrea Miloro and Robert Baird, as well as Writer Tim Federle. 

Congratulations Team Ferdinand!


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Ferdinand Nominated for VES Award

Ferdinand Nominated for VES Award

Congratulations Blue Sky!

The Visual Effects Society anounced this week that Ferdinand was nominated for Outstanding Effects Simulation in an Animated Feature. Those being honored from the Blue Sky Effects department are Yaron Canetti, Allan Kadkoy, Danny Speck and Mark Adams.

The VES Awards recognizes and honors the most outstanding visual effects work of the year and honors the artists who created them ...


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Nick Jonas Releases Ferdinand Single: "HOME"

Nick Jonas Releases Ferdinand Single: "HOME"

We're excited to announce that Nick Jonas' single "HOME", which was written specifically for Ferdinand, is now available!

If you'd like to listen to this incredible song, you may click here.

For more information regarding the release and behind the scenes footage, visit Nick Jonas' Facebook page.

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"In a Heartbeat" Wins Student Academy Award

"In a Heartbeat" Wins Student Academy Award

Congratulations to Beth David and Blue Sky's Esteban Bravo for winning Best Animated Short at The Student Academy Awards for "In a Heartbeat".

"In a Heartbeat" is about a closeted boy who runs the risk of being outed by his own heart after it pops out of his chest to chase the boy of his deams. To view this courageous short, click on the ...


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Blue Sky Studios Releases 2019 Title and Cast!

Blue Sky Studios Releases 2019 Title and Cast!

It was announced to the crew today that Will Smith and Tom Holland will star in Blue Sky's 2019 feature animated film Spies in Disguise.

Spies in Disguise is based on an original animated short film by Lucas Martell, called "Pigeon: Impossible". In the short, a secret agent nearly triggers a global conflict when a pigeon gets stuck in a government-issued nuclear briefcase ...


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