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The Unofficial Truth about The Animation Industry

  It is almost that time of year, again,… when animation hopefuls will soon graduate from their various animation schools, and people are looking to apply for animation jobs, etc., etc.  Schooled in technique and process.  … Yet! … … for these individuals, and others, there are still MANY questions about the“animation industry” that have…

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Thought of You – Making Of

Following up on one of my previous posts, in which I showcased Ryan Woodward‘s mind-blowingly-gorgeous short film Thought Of You… … here is the final cut of the making of, Thought of You: Click the player below, and enjoy the video: Great, inspiring stuff. AND AGAIN… if you haven’t seen the short film… do yourself…

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Todor & Petru by CRCR

This is crazy-cool… … from French collective CRCR, the team of Gobelins students that introduced us to Jesus 2000, comes “Todor & Petru”  a mind-melting eclectic fusion of stop-motion and cartoonish 2D graphics. The project was completed over a 2-month summer stay at WIZZ design in Paris. Click the player below and enjoy the video:…

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Disney/Dali’s Destino

This is just gorgeous.   Destino is an animated short film released in 2003 by The Walt Disney Company.  Destino is unique in that its production originally began in 1945, 58 years before its eventual completion.  The project was a collaboration between Walt Disney and Spanish painter Salvador Dalí.   The original version featured music…

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Aaron Hartline Interview

Every animator’s and artist’s path is different — here is a bit of the inspirational journey animation elite Aaron Hartline has taken. Aaron Hartline is Animator at Pixar Animation Studios. Aaron worked on “Toy Story 3”, “Up”, the “Ice Age Trilogy”, “Horton Hears a Who” and “Robots”. Click the players below and enjoy the video:…

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Trailer for Dargaud’s ‘Siegfried’

Some really gorgeous traditional animation work done here. Trailer based on Dargaud’s ‘Siegfried‘ — Animation by ‘Pendragon Imageforge‘ Apparently due to a lack of funding this project hasn’t moved forward since 2007 (Booo…) still well it is worth checking out the trailer: Click the player below and enjoy the video:

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Patrick Boivin’s Black Widow Gone Wild

I’ve featured a bunch of Patrick’s Boivin‘s videos in the past… Click here to see related post: “AT-AT Day Afternoon” Click here to see related post: “The Making of Patrick Boivin’s AT-AT Day Afternoon” Click here to see related post: “Some Interactive YouTube Videos” Click here to see related post: “Stop Motion Animation Awesomeness” Click…

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The Saga Of Biorn

Bachelor film project 2011 from The Animation Workshop. Credits: A film by: Benjamin J. Kousholt, Daniel D. Christensen, Mads Lundgaard Christensen, Jesper A. Jensen, Jonas K. Doctor, Steffen Lyhne, Pernille Ørum-Nielsen, Frederik Bjerre-Poulsen, Jonas Georgakakis Click the player below and enjoy the video:

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