Aarhus University, Center for Children's Literature hosts a Conference on Children's Media and Literature in a Mediatized World. 30 May - 1 June 2017, call is due Dec 1st.
Jeunesse, Canadian based journal on Young People and Culture has it's 2016 special issue on "mobility". Very interesting.
Cinekid for professionals 2016 published a very nice report on it's European Film Forum held Oct, 20th this year.
Youngsters 2016: First Canadian Conference on childhood and youth cultural studies October 20-22: "as an interdisciplinary field of scholarship and community engagement by drawing together internationally-renown researchers from across the social sciences and humanities, alongside youth-engaged community groups, artists, students and cultural workers in the Lower Mainland."
Interesting call and event: ECREA 2016 Preconference on Research of Children, Youth and Media, 8th November 2016 in Praha . Deadline 30th April 2016. here is more information
Bremer Film Conference on "Cinema and Childhood", with international speakers and films, 27th April - 1st May 2016, at Universität Bremen. see more
Upcoming: International Conference of "Childhood and Nation in World Cinema", 17th - 20th April 2016, at Royal Holloway, University of London see more
"Focus on Animation" sets OBS with it's recently published report on the situation of Animation Films in Europe, meaning tracking production volumes, distribution and so on. The study is avalable on OBS.
Dec/02/15:The Children's Media Conference offers downloads of some of their research-sessions as podcast or video. see more
Upcoming: The Cinekid Professionals Conference 21Oct.This years topic is "The future is now". See more
Edited by: Noel Brown, Bruce Babington
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd
Publication Date: 30 Jan 2015
Number of Pages: 304
With the huge global success of Hollywood 'family film' franchises, such as Harry Potter, it is unsurprising that there have been many attempts to emulate this success. see more ...
Children’s Film in the Digital Age. Essays on Audience, Adaptation and Consumer Culture
Edited by Karin Beeler and Stan Beeler
Print ISBN: 978-0-7864-7596-4
Ebook ISBN: 978-1-4766-1840-1
Films of the past 15 years have been released in a number of formats and reflect a reconceptualization of film genres, audiences and the impact of technology on adaptation. see more ...
JUL/10/2014: European Audiovisual Observatory publishes new report on European children’s films. This report was presented at the 2nd KIDS regio conference in Erfurt:
Position Paper of the first ECCF.
Our Position Paper states the main outcomes of our first ECCF - European Conference on Children's Film which took place in June 2014.