After 20 years in the industry, Oscar-nominated short filmmaker and commercial director Grant Orchard discovered that tv series production has its own unique challenges.
Director Claude Barras talks about the hard work of achieving simplicity, the keys to making kid characters in animation feel authentic, and why he believes stop motion is the midpoint between fiction and animation.
Watch the exclusive premiere of Špela Čadež’s beautifully crafted stop motion short about a struggling writer and the strange request from his next-door neighbor.
An animated short about growing old and the fear of losing the beauty of youth.
Cartoon Brew attends DOK Leipzig to look at how a festival mixes together animation and documentary filmmaking.
In Turkey, “Zootopia” is no match for “Bad Cat.”
The creators of the Finnish cross-media brand “Gigglebug” share their unconventional app-to-broadcast journey.
Everyone was at Annecy this year, from Guillermo del Toro to the president of France.
Bastien Dubois talks to Cartoon Brew about the challenges of transitioning from an indie filmmaker to a TV series creator.
Rémi Chayé’s unique hand-drawn feature is earning plenty of accolades, but finding an audience isn’t easy.
From low wages to concussions, producing a crowdfunded indie animated series isn’t a job for the faint of heart.
One of the most original voices in contemporary stop motion talks about his work with us.
We explore how the Pegbarians have built a career out of balancing commissioned and original work with (or around) YouTube’s monetization system.
Designed for directors and producers from both animation and live-action documentary, AniDox:Lab expands storytelling possibilities by mixing the two schools of filmmaking.
Selling your own project is not easy, but it’s possible. Here are some tips to take your animation pitch to the next level.
One of only two female directors currently at Disney Television Animation, Aliki Theofilopoulos speaks frankly about the ups and downs of her career in the animation industry.
Greece doesn’t have much of an animation industry, but Animasyros aims to change that. Cartoon Brew reports from Greece on what their animation industry looks like today.
What is life like after receiving an Oscar nomination? Dutch filmmakers Job, Joris & Marieke share their experiences.
The Hungarian animation director opens up on his more than 50 years in animation.
Cartoon Brew’s European correspondent reports from an art event that emphasizes characters above all else. But is that a good thing?