U.K. staff will now receive 1.5x pay on all weekday hours beyond 40 hours, as well as all weekend work.
The course, which starts on July 26, is open to those with at least two years’ industry experience in Europe.
Deep in the forest, a hunter encounters a strange creature he cannot kill.
Topics will include “Shrek” and Disney, online fan cultures, and merchandising and franchising.
Otto served as head of character animation on Dreamworks’s “How to Train Your Dragon” trilogy.
The Netflix holiday special is directed by Aardman newcomers Dan Ojari and Mikey Please.
Meanwhile, Locksmith co-founder Sarah Smith is leaving the studio.
The film will be released in October.
For the Greenpeace campaign video “Wasteminster,” the studio had to drop the equivalent of 67.7 million items of cg trash onto the U.K. prime minister’s residence.
“The Very Small Creatures” will incorporate the British studio’s signature plasticine-puppet stop motion.
A look at five notable shorts, from up-and-coming filmmakers and established pros alike, that will screen next week at the famed animation festival.
The film is the first release from London-based animation production company Aniventure.
The young company aims to fund five projects a year in the $6M–$30M budget range, with a current focus on animation.
Joanna Quinn’s new film “Affairs of the Art” took years to make, but that was a reward in itself: “It was like an extended college, and I felt I was learning new things about animation, drawing, and direction all the time.”
Music video for a Chemical Brothers song, mixing archival footage, hand-drawn animation, and
Naisbitt was exceptionally skilled as a draftsman, and had a talent for distorted perspectives and unconventional camera moves.
My grandad was a romantic. He once saw a picture of my granny and realized that she was the love of his life. One day he decided to go meet her.
“There was a magical quality in it: it’s more like little dolls that were coming to life,” says Park of the classic British stop-motion series.
A new music video for Foo Fighters’ “Chasing Birds.”