“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.
Details on the studio’s new program for original shorts.
Watch the premiere of the 360-short “Plant Room,” which examines the heavy influence of technology on our lives.
Details about a new studio and its first project, “One Small Step.”
Cartoon Brew has obtained an exclusive list of animated shorts that have qualified in the animated short film category of the upcoming 90th Academy Awards.
Brazilians love Woody Woodpecker so much they re-animated an entire vintage short starring the character.
An Iranian animator launched his own studio to create this independent cg short.
Blue Sky’s upcoming “Spies in Disguise” is part of a growing trend in Hollywood to use indie animated shorts as the spark for feature films.
Animation being used for a good cause: helping kids with cancer.
Cartoon Brew presents 60+ films that are known to have qualified for the animated shorts category of the 2018 Academy Awards.
A look inside a unique event in Iran to exchange information and knowledge about animation production techniques.
The trailer for “Weekends,” a new hand-animated short with an inviting illustrative style and a Pixar pedigree, debuted online today.
The director of “Cowboy Bebop” is putting his stamp on the “Blade Runner” universe. Watch a behind-the-scenes clip.
For a filmmaker, working in vr is like chopping off someone’s legs and telling them to run, says “Son of Jaguar” director Jorge Gutierrez.
Oats Studios isn’t just creating fresh new content, they’re creating a fresh and new approach to the process of making vfx-driven films.
How do you create an animated short from concept through completion? The process has rarely been as extensively documented as in this making-of piece by filmmaker Sean Buckelew.