Today we look at the work of Rony Hotin, Cartoon Brew’s Artist of the Day!
Our new Animation Festival Guide is a hand-picked list of calls for entries from respected festivals around the globe. This week, we add three new calls for entries from Annecy, France; Zagreb, Croatia; and Melbourne, Australia.
A handmade video that recreates the inner workings of the defunct Paramount Records factory (where records by artists like Blind Lemon Jefferson, Louis Armstrong and Charley Patton were pressed in the 1920s and ’30s). The video is made entirely from paper atop a plywood set.
We often hold up box office numbers as proof of a movie’s success or failure, but even for “Frozen,” which is the highest-grossing animated movie of all time, its box office gross is a fraction of the merchandising revenue it has generated for the Walt Disney Company.
Bit by bit, overtly gay characters are making inroads into animation targeted primarily at children, but the fear of gay cartoon characters has existed for years.
Celebrated stage and film director Mike Nichols (“Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?,” “The Graduate) died yesterday at the age of 83.
Troubling new details about the abruptly-halted merger talks between DreamWorks Animation and Hasbro have been revealed.
Today we look at the work of Jeff Simpson, Cartoon Brew’s Artist of the Day!
The wage-theft scheme run by big animation studios is finally receiving some mainstream media attention after a significant piece was published today by Bloomberg News.
Are you hunting for a great animation job? The Cartoon Brew Job Board is the ideal place to look for your next gig.
55 years ago today: “Rocky & His Friends” premiered.
An appreciation of the work of Kyu-Tae Lee, a South Korean filmmaker, illustrator, and comic artist.
Our rabid fan does anything and everything to get close to the thunderous Mr. Big!
See the full list of winners from Portugal’s Cinanima festival.
“Duet,” the directorial debut of animation legend Glen Keane, has already appeared online and is a strong contender in this year’s Oscar field, but it hasn’t been available in its interactive format until today.
DreamWorks has removed the upcoming feature, “B.O.O.: Bureau Of Otherworldly Operations,” from its scheduled June 5, 2015 release date.
Fox has released the full-length teaser for Blue Sky’s “The Peanuts Movie.”
Criterion will release Martin Rosen’s “Watership Down” on Blu-Ray/DVD in 2015.
Today we look at the work of Matt Cruickshank, Cartoon Brew’s Artist of the Day!
Maybe I could hold your hand? And together we can understand…
An Italian woman who has the same name as a character on the hit British preschool series “Peppa Pig” is suing London-based animation studio Astley Baker Davies for €100,000.
Blue Sky has released five new high-res stills from “The Peanuts Movie.”
Children still cry over hand-drawn animation in 2014.
In its sophomore frame, “Big Hero 6” surrendered its position atop the American box office to “Dumb and Dumber To.”
Designer Todd Oldham, who has compiled impressive monographs on mid-century illustrators and designers like Charley Harper and Alexander Girard, looks to have made something special again with his book on Ed Emberley.
The Hasbro giveth, and the Hasbro taketh away.