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Raising Our Voices: ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Receives Outstanding Achievement in Animated Filmmaking

Writers Qui Nguyen and Adele Lim, directors Carlos Lopez Estrada and Don Hall and stars Kelly Marie Tran and Daniel Dae Kim accept the award as part of The Hollywood Reporter’s Raising Our Voices series, presented by Walmart.

2021 Global Box Office Down 50 Percent From Pre-Pandemic Times: MPA Report

Not all is lost, however. The annual report from the Motion Picture Association says the theatrical business will recover from COVID-19 and also trumpets the rise of streaming.

‘Encanto,’ ‘Flee’ and More Filmmakers Break Down Looks of Animated Secondary Characters

The filmmakers behind the five Oscar-nominated animated features detail how the looks of these characters reflect the worlds in which their protagonists live.

The Magic Maker: Jennifer Lee’s Plan for Walt Disney Animation — and Finding the Next ‘Frozen’

When her first film made more than $1 billion, Lee proved she had the golden touch. Now that she's taken the helm of the studio, she's under pressure to keep the hits coming — and she’s betting heavily on new blood.

‘Encanto,’ ‘Flee’ and ‘The Mitchells vs. the Machines’ Artists Detail How They Designed Their Animated Characters

This season's animation award contenders reveal how a character’s look reflects their inner world and reinforces the themes explored in their respective films.

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Leads 2022 Annie Awards Feature Nominations

'Encanto,' 'Luca,' 'The Mitchells vs. The Machines' are among the contenders.

How ‘Luca,’ ‘Vivo’ and ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Sound Designers Created Sonic Landscapes of Animated Worlds

A trio of pros from Skywalker Sound share their work on animated movies, from the sounds of the Italian Riviera to a Southeast Asia-inspired fantasy world.

THR’s Full Animation Roundtable Now Available on ‘Behind the Screen’

Guest are Elaine Bogan ('Spirit Untamed'), Enrico Casarosa ('Luca'), Carlos López Estrada ('Raya and the Last Dragon'), Quiara Alegría Hudes ('Vivo'), Phil Lord ('The Mitchells vs. The Machines'), Jonas Poher Rasmussen ('Flee') and Clark Spencer ('Encanto').

“What We Need Are Poets and Inspiration”: Pros From ‘Encanto’, ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ and the THR Animation Roundtable

Creatives behind 'Flee', 'Luca', 'The Mitchells vs. The Machines', 'Spirit Untamed' and 'Vivo' also detail how filmmakers are diversifying their stories both on screen and behind the scenes.

‘Luca’ Leads Nielsen Movie Streaming Rankings With Huge Launch

The family film almost tied with fellow Pixar title 'Soul' in terms of viewership during its first weekend of play in late June.

Moviegoers Erupt With Applause as L.A. Theaters Reopen: “It’s Absolutely Invigorating”

The Hollywood Reporter surveyed the scene on Monday at the busy AMC Century City 15 to find consumers relieved, elated and excited about once again experiencing films on the big screen: "I'm all for it."

Box Office: ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Stays No. 1 With $5.5M, Crosses Subdued $50M Globally

The other big headline of the weekend was 'Avatar,' which on Saturday once again became the top-grossing pic of all time at the global box office after getting re-released in China.