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How to Create a Pitch Bible with Heather Kenyon

I’ve hung out with Heather a number of times, over the years (since she was editor-in-chief of AWN) typically at various Ottawa International Animation Festivals she is good people and knows her stuff. For all those interested in getting a show made (and I know there is a lot of you), you should check this…

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One on One with Bobby Beck and Carlos Baena

Meet the founders of one of, if not the most successful animation schools in the world (Animation Mentor). Listen to Bobby Beck and Carlos Baena as they share their philosophy, dedication and passion for education and training for the future animation artists and our international community. Filmed on location at the CTN animation eXpo 2010.…

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‘Kung Fu Panda #2’ trailer

  I don’t know how the story line is, but the animation and cinematography looks awesome!  Regardless, a parade dragon eats, and then poops a wolf.  So you know… that’s always fun  :o)   Click the player below and enjoy the video: KUNG FU PANDA 2 opens May 26th, 2011

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A Rare Look Inside Pixar Studios

The New York Times goes to Emeryville. — Melena Ryzik gets a rare behind-the-scenes look at the Pixar Animation Studios complex in California. Click the player below and enjoy the video:

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TRON: UPRISING – the Animated Series

Part of the plan with the new Tron movie that came out recently, Tron: Legacy, was to launch a multi-platfrom new franchise.  So with that, here is a first look trailer at the upcoming Tron: Uprising animated series. Click the player below and enjoy the video: Tron: Uprising will begin airing on Disney XD (which…

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Fog City Mavericks

   I stumbled across this great find.  (I will totally will be buying this on DVD) I’m a big cinematic and film-making junkie (always curious to know how things work and the potential for new advances).  I have a lot love for all things related to visual storytelling… and this is just choke-full of great…

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Meet Buck

Here is a fantastically stylized short film from Team Cerf, a group of animation students who recently graduated from the French animation school Supinfocom. … I’m loving the style of this (; Meet Buck: Directed and animated by  Denis Bouyer, Yann De Preval, Vincent E Sousa, and Laurent Monneron. Sound design / mix by Julien…

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