The late filmmaker made dozens of films based on children’s books. In a 1977 documentary, he explained how to do this well.
Learn how to create a project from conception to completion, and how to break into the industry.
Veteran animator Jean-Denis Haas explains why the animation in these films is a cut above the rest.
Adam Habib and Sharon Calahan reveal their approach to emulating live-action cinematography in “Onward.”
The actor performs 12 new characters in ten minutes — while narrating his creative process.
Sign language. Mice mid-celebration. Dragons flying into snow. These are just some of the shots that have given pros a headache.
Sam Spina’s comic reveals the joys, anxieties, and endless procrastination that his career involves. Read it here.
Animator Sam Cabanac wrote down 31 lessons he learned while working on “Klaus” — then published them all online.
YOU can run Disney now.
A video essay that explains how Pixar recreates the effects of real camerawork in its virtual worlds.
Three renowned animation filmmakers are teaching the program: Paul Bush, Ruth Lingford, and Gerd Gockell.
Are you looking to get some animation done in your hotel room? Finesse your script on the beach? Storyboard at Starbucks? L.A.-based artist Toniko Pantoja gives some tips on what tech you’ll need.
Disney veteran Marlon West explores one of the studio’s most enduring effects, and its influence on character animation.
The Virtual Production Field Guide provides an overview of “one of the biggest technology disruptors of the visual medium.”
The veteran voice actor reviews fans’ impressions of his characters, explaining his own methods in the process.
In a pair of video tutorials, veteran animator Jean-Denis Haas gives his views on what makes a killer animation reel.
A new initiative from South Africa’s Triggerfish aims to help young animators learn about the animation industry.
Why is the animation in “Paddington” so convincing? Animator Oswald Iten breaks down the film’s techniques.
How can young directors work most effectively with studio executives?
Launched last fall, the L.A. organization has grown to nearly 500 members.