Stop-motion animation is booming in Los Angeles, so why are artists left to fend for themselves when it comes to negotiating their employment agreements with the various studios. Cartoon Brew investigates.
VFX artists: underpaid, overworked, uncredited, and mentally abused. A new documentary exposes the problem.
The artists win!
Animation dream job or sweatshop: this site can help you find the answer.
The perils of the vfx industry…EXPOSED!
What does an indie artist do when America’s second-largest department store won’t stop stealing your work?
Moonbot is laying off employees in Louisiana, but might be growing even larger in Florida.
Voice actors are refusing to record any voices until game makers and entertainment companies agree to update a decades-old contract.
An effort to organize the artists at Burbank, California-based Stoopid Buddy Stoodios has gained momentum in recent weeks.
Disney and its subsidiaries like Pixar and Lucasfilm are the only companies who are still fighting artists.
How much do animation workers make in Vancouver? Barely a living wage in some instances.
The new web site explains how artists will receive the nearly-$19 million settlement fund from Blue Sky and Sony Pictures.
A Vancouver union is asking the Canadian government to investigate whether animation artists were not paid overtime during the production of “Sausage Party.”
Theft in the world of advertising is rarely accidental; it is part of the craft.
Hundreds of employees have been told not to come to work tomorrow!
After receiving a Facebook apology and little else for having his work stolen, Max Hattler has filed a lawsuit against DJ and record producer Bassnectar.
The Animation Guild continues to grow, giving union benefits to more animation artists throughout the LA animation industry.
The legal teams of Disney and Dreamworks are almost as creative as the artists who make their films.
“He told me the whole second half was unusable…upon seeing the finished animation later, HE USED MY ENTIRE BOARD SHOT FOR SHOT!”
The Walt Disney Company loves to acknowledge anniversaries and milestones, except for this one.