Annecy is taking over San Diego Comic-Con as the place for Hollywood to preview its major projects.
The Adventures of Prince Achmed
Eric Power’s one-man feature combines ultra-violence with the delicacy of cut-out paper animation.
For those of you still feeling sedentary after the holidays or just looking for some weekend inspiration, listen to these two interviews with Lotte Reiniger and Rebecca Sugar. They each have accomplished an important first in animation: Lotte Reiniger was the first woman to direct an animated feature, and Rebecca Sugar was the first solo woman creator of a TV series at Cartoon Network. These milestones are separated by 87 years, which says a lot about both how far animation has come and how far it still has to go.