We asked the directors of this year’s 15 shortlisted shorts about how they would improve animated short distribution and viewing.
We asked the directors of this year’s 15 shortlisted shorts how they came up with their styles and techniques.
We asked the directors of this year’s 15 shortlisted shorts how they developed their narratives.
These highlights of the year show that animation can tackle any subject, from sexual assault to Chile’s military dictatorship.
Don Hertzfeldt comes out on top in a survey of international animation experts.
Claude Cloutier explains the challenges of animating inanimate objects and shares never-before-seen drawings from throughout the filmmaking process.
“The car is a tool of freedom, but it’s also destroying the planet,” says Claude Cloutier about the subject matter of his new animated short.
Any reason to celebrate the National Film Board of Canada is a good one; the NFB is a model for government-funded arts organizations, both in the freedom granted its filmmakers and its long string of successes.