My vote for the most provocative animated film review of the year: the CBC’s Robert Fontaine and his dual-assessment of Disney’s Big Hero 6 and Signe Baumane’s indie feature Rocks in my Pockets.
Listen to it here:
Can one truly compare a $165-million buffed-to-a-glossy-shine children’s film with a micro-budget rough-around-the-edges deeply personal adult feature? Impossible you say? But that’s exactly what Academy members are doing right now as they whittle down 20 animated features into five nominees.