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Amid in Annecy

Just a quick note to let European folks know that I’ll be at the
Annecy Animation Festival next week from June 5-10th. If you want to …

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“To Sally, from one of her men – Norm”Norm who? Any ideas? Norm
McCabe? Collector Gordon Reid found this still (click on it …

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Regular Brew readers already know that once a month (the first
Thursday of each month) Jerry Beck shows vintage 16mm musical …

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In honor of Memorial Day, we are happy to once again highlight
this link to Sue Larkin’s tribute blog to her dad, Warner …

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I was asked to write an article for today’s Variety on the top
ten “turning points” in animation history. The idea was to …

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Sprite Animation Studios has set up shop over at the Howard
Hughes Center in West Los Angeles. The image above is from their …

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I have to admit that I didn’t quite “get” Ga”lle Denis’s film
CITY PARADISE when I first saw it, but maybe that’s just me. …

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This is Eddie Fitzgerald, animation artist and director, in a
photo taken by me circa 1988 at the Bakshi studio during the …

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“TOMORROWLAND: CalArts in Moving Pictures” is an ambitious film
program (curated by Josh Siegel) that aims to document the …

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I caught up with Leonard Maltin last week and he told me about
two new books he contributed to – and I think you ought to to …

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Cartoon writer Earl Kress discusses “The best Looney Tune you’ve
never seen”, on his blog. The film, a Warner Bros. cartoon …