Welcome to our series of interviews with the directors of this year’s Oscar-nominated animated shorts.
The senior creative team is shaping up to be unusually international for a Japanese animated feature.
Fiery debates, deleted scenes, Dutch angles, and Sean Bean: all figure in Maidagan’s essay.
The 93rd Academy Awards will be presented on April 25.
In other news: Netflix was snubbed, while the National Film and Television School got two student films into the shorts category.
Only around 11,000 people habitually speak Gaelic. The BBC wants to change that — and animation is at the heart of its strategy.
No animated feature is ever a true frontrunner for the Oscar unless it is a Disney Company production, but critics’ groups are making their case for Apple TV+’s “Wolfwalkers.”
The vector-based 2d animation software will continue to release new updates under the guidance of its creator, Mike Clifton.
The article is a trove of anecdotes about Don Bluth, vegetarian food, psychedelic drugs, and more…
Jason Tammemägi and Ailbhe McCabe will help grow the Oscar-nominated studio’s slate of features and series.
In this ad, the studio returns to the theme of deforestation, which it explored in its latest feature “Wolfwalkers.”
The festival was held in Kilkenny, the medieval Irish town where “Wolfwalkers” is set.
Sketching tours of historic sites and projections on Kilkenny Castle are on the schedule for one of this year’s most unique animation events.
The Irish studio’s new film pits city against nature, sometimes beautifully, sometimes crudely.
The film premieres this Saturday in Toronto.
“Wolfwalkers” will stream around the world on Apple TV+ following its theatrical run.
In this new series, leading filmmakers and artists discuss works of animation that have had a formative influence on them.
The final panel of Cartoon Saloon’s “Irish folklore triptych” is almost here.
The showrunners of three series — “Puffin Rock,” “Moominvalley,” and “Cupcake & Dino: General Services” — told us what helped them make the first season of their shows.
A round-up of upcoming animation festivals and events across the world.