The outspoken animation legend speaks with Cartoon Brew about his new film “The Last Days of Coney Island” and other topics.
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Williams has worked for years to complete this hand-drawn six-minute short, animated entirely by himself.
The legendary animator responsible for “Who Framed Roger Rabbit,” “The Thief and the Cobbler,” and so much more is on social media at least.
Annecy is taking over San Diego Comic-Con as the place for Hollywood to preview its major projects.
The Annecy International Animated Film Festival has confirmed that animation legend Richard Williams will attend the festival this year.
These rare videos document the presentation of the animated short Oscar from 1949 through 2013.
“I do think that animation can have a language of its own, rather than simply mimicking live action.”
This Sunday at the BFI Southbank in London, the British Film Institute, in association with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, will present the UK/European premiere of the reconstructed work print of Richard Williams’ “The Thief and the Cobbler.” Williams will discuss the film afterward with film critic David Robinson.
Japanese-American animation legend Jimmy Murakami, who played an important role in the development of Ireland’s animation industry, has died at the age of 80, reported the organization Animation Ireland. The cause of death is unknown.
Animator and filmmaker Michael Sporn, a man who represented the spirit and vitality of New York’s animation scene as much as any other single individual, passed away from pancreatic cancer on January 19. He was 67.
The biographer of the film “Who Framed Roger Rabbit” reviews the 25th anniversary screening that took place in Los Angeles.
This is the eighth Christmas we’ve celebrated on Cartoon Brew, and we’ve never posted the holiday special Ziggy’s Gift.
Richard Williams is an undeniable animation legend, but if you’ve ever seen his DVD animation lessons, then you know he also has some slick dance moves.