A round-up of recent video pieces, including animator interviews and behind-the-scenes looks at animated productions.
The Japanese arts program Toco Toco spent time with animator Koji Yamamura (Mt. Head, A Country Doctor):
After visiting his atelier, we will follow Yamamura in the Jiyugaoka area, where he set his atelier and opened the Au Praxinoscope store, which aspires to diffuse independent animation culture and sells dvds, books, and illustrations. As a professor at Tokyo Arts University, Yamamura was a founding member of the animation department where he supports post-graduate students in the creation of their worlds.
Netflix made a mini-doc Taking Up Space about how it is working to bring diverse voices to its animation production: