In France, where short films are financed by subsidies, the short film distribution strategy developed by Luce Grosjean is inspired by the way American short directors consider their films: a stepping stone to other projects.
Congrats to all the filmmakers who were selected for GLAS, America’s most important animation festival.
We sent a reporter to the Sundance and Slamdance film festivals to check out animated films – and what we found surprised us.
Three animated features and four animated shorts have been nominated for France’s highest filmmaking honor.
How the two main characters in Pixar’s Oscar-nominated “Lou” were developed.
Jeron Braxton’s “Glucose,” which premiered online last summer as part of CB Fest, has now won the top animation prize at the Sundance Film Festival.
While at least three animated films are dogged by sexual harassment/assault controversies at the Oscars this year, only one film has a nominee who has had rape charges filed against him.
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This marks only the second time in the history of the award that an animated film has been nominated for the top prize.
This quirky Oscar-shortlisted student film from France is a fine example of how photoreal CG can be an effective storytelling choice.
The BAFTA nominations for animated feature, British short animation, and special visual effects are announced.
The moody universe of this Oscar-contending short was created with 2,500 sheets of recycled cardboard.
In order to produce “Negative Space,” a gorgeous stop-motion short that illustrates a father and son’s shared ritual of perfectly packing a suitcase, the directors were forced, rather appropriately, to get quite good at the art of packing themselves.
How the directors of ‘Revolting Rhymes’ adapted Roald Dahl’s classic collection of poems, and scored an Oscar short-listing.
To make the film he truly wanted to make, industry artist Robin Joseph had to go indie. Now, his film “Fox and the Whale” is shortlisted for an Academy Award.
“Dear Basketball” has the publicity edge among the animated shorts competing for an Academy Award nomination this year.
Neill Blomkamp’s Oats Studios made a new short using Unity game engine.
Two online viral hits are among the shortlist: “Life Smartphone” and “In a Heartbeat.”
An exploration of the storytelling power of real-life materials in animation.
‘Geri’s Game’ director Jan Pinkava sits down with Cartoon Brew for an in-depth interview on the Pixar short’s 20th anniversary.