Author: Amid Amidi
The first creative casualty resulting from the Sony hack (“The Interview” notwithstanding) is a project that’s not even being produced by Sony; it’s the New Regency film adaptation of Guy Delisle’s graphic novel “Pyongyang.”
“LEGO Movie” Phil Lord and Chris Miller turned down an offer to run Sony Animation because “it’s too hard to do great work there.”
All is not what it seems in this Maya walk cycle tutorial by Nathan Hibberd.
An animated short told on over 70 screens from a 2-inch smart-watch to a 65-inch curved HDTV.
Will Santa be able to get through a contemporary chimney on the flat-roofed home of architects?
Fox’s youth-oriented cabler FXX will launch a late-night animation block next month with ADHD.
Moonbot has released a trailer for its new short “The Raven.”
Disney Animation and Pixar president Ed Catmull is listing one of his compounds in Kailua, Hawaii, just two years after building it.
Norman Bridwell, creator of Clifford the Big Red Dog, died last Friday at the age of 86.
When the case gets deep under your skin …
This quintet of posters came out today for “Pixels,” the big-budget Hollywood feature based on a two-and-a-half-minute French animated short.
Hundreds of other animated shorts were released last year; which ones were the best?
An oil-painted animation by Josh Shaffner made on a 40″x60″ panel.
Disney researchers presented their latest study on how to craft more realistic-looking CG eyes.
This weekend DreamWorks Animation’s “Penguins of Madagascar” hit an ignominious milestone.
“SpongeBob SquarePants” creator Stephen Hillenburg will have hands-on involvement in creating the show again.
A polar bear and an eskimo fight over fish.
Roger Allers opens up about his struggles to make a feature film at Disney after directing “The Lion King.”
Ed Catmull allegedly told Disney artists they were free to find higher-paying work at other studios while he knew they couldn’t.
“Kung Fu Panda 3” will not be released next year as originally planned.
Scotland’s smartest pro-Fracking campaigner tells it like it is.
What can we learn about the animation industry from this photo of the animation crew from “Lord of the Rings”?
Five animated features have been nominated for a Golden Globe in the best animated feature category.
PES makes a submarine sandwich.
Watch the opening and closing titles of Disney’s new TV series “Star vs. The Forces of Evil.”
Disney-Pixar has debuted the first full trailer for its next film, “Inside Out,” directed by Pete Docter.