Announcements

Harryhausen Season, Filmhouse Edinburgh

We are delighted to share news of the Edinburgh Filmhouse’s ‘Ray Harryhausen Season’. Throughout the coming months, each of Ray’s films will be screened alongside a short film from the Foundation. For more information and to book tickets, see https://www.filmhousecinema.com/season/ray-harryhausen ‘A selection of films featuring pioneering special effects by filmmaking legend Ray Harryhausen. Known for his iconic […]

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‘Ray Harryhausen: Celebrating the Legacy of a Titan’- ComicCon@Home 2021

We are happy to announce our panel at this year’s Comic-Con International! Our presentation, ‘Ray Harryhausen: Celebrating the Legacy of a Titan‘, will be released online as part of #ComicConAtHome on July 24, 2021 at 2:00 pm Pacific Time. https://www.eventeny.com/events/comicconhome-1456/?action=schedule-item&action_ops[item_id]=7061 ‘Legendary stop-motion animator Ray Harryhausen kept an incredible archive of some 50,000 items gathered throughout […]

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Ray Harryhausen Awards

The Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation are delighted to announce new film awards programme, established in honour of the legendary master of stop-motion animation on what would have been his 101st birthday. Beginning on January 1st 2022, we will be accepting entries under the following categories: ⭐️Best Feature Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best Short Film Animation⭐️ ⭐️Best […]

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Harryhausen nominations in Rondo Awards 2021

Ray Harryhausen: Titan of Cinema book nominated in The Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards 2021. We are delighted that Vanessa Harryhausen’s book has been nominated in this year’s Rondo Awards, alongside a number of our other projects from Ray’s centenary year. Please cast your vote within the following four categories by emailing taraco@aol.com by Sunday April […]

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Harryhausen: The Lost Movies poll

Which of Ray Harryhausen’s unmade films would you love to have seen? Vote for your top three, and win a signed copy of Harryhausen The Lost Movies.  Access the poll at  https://survey.sogosurvey.com/r/pzE1sp John Walsh‘s book detailed the many unrealised projects and unfilmed sequences that Ray Harryhausen had planned for. Now fans worldwide have the chance to […]

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Anifest 2021: Ray Harryhausen: Preserving the legacy of a Titan

Don’t miss a panel from Foundation collections manager Connor Heaney at this year’s Canterbury Anifest on Saturday 27th February at 11:30am. Connor will share behind-the-scenes imagery of the Foundation’s ongoing efforts to preserve & display Ray’s collection as we mark his centenary year, and our ongoing plans to share his incredible legacy worldwide over the coming decade. For tickets […]

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Harryhausen replica figures- Star Ace Toys Ltd

We are delighted to announce a new range of official, high-quality replicas of Ray Harryhausen’s most iconic creatures. Produced by Star Ace Toys Ltd, these have been created to honour Ray’s centenary year. Check out an unboxing video, as Filmmaker and Foundation Trustee John Walsh reveals some of the great new range of high quality […]

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Pre-order Ray Harryhausen: Titan of Cinema limited edition book signed by Vanessa Harryhausen

Limited edition book signed by author Vanessa Harryhausen which accompanies the greatly anticipated Ray Harryhausen exhibition, on show at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. https://www.nationalgalleries.org/shop/books/exhibition-books/pre-order-ray-harryhausen-titan-cinema-limited-edition-book-signed-author 200 copies of this new collector’s edition book will contain a special book plate signed by Ray Harryhausen’s daughter Vanessa. Any pre-orders are expected to be dispatched shortly […]

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