The Best of Cartoon Brew: Jan/Feb 08

We’re going to begin doing a regular roundup that indexes some of the more noteworthy items on Cartoon Brew. Here are some of the news items that created the most buzz and generated the most discussion during the past couple months. Any that we missed?

The Little Island by Richard Williams
• Hatti Noel as Hyacinth Hippo: Part 1 and Part 2
1930s Wartime Japanese cartoon
• The Rocky and Bullwinkle statue: Part 1 and Part 2
Spongebob Rectal Thermometer and Spongebob Voice-overs
Kung Fu Panda Trailer
In by Philipp Hirsch and Heiko Tippelt
Why Don Hertzfeldt Probably Won’t Win An Annie
Marcell Jankovics’s Fehérlófia
Lili Chin and Eddie Mort Abandon Flash Animation
Diznee’s Aladin and Ratatouille Knock-off
Studio 4°C’s Genius Party
The Hard Lessons of Kwicky Koala
Academy Ignores Animation for Best Foreign Film
Who Writes Cartoons?

  • Tim Rauch

    another smart move from the brew masters. this continues to be, in my mind, the most provocative and frequently tended to blog, two reasons we all keep coming back. a list like this will help keep the broad swath you cut in focus. thanks!