This marks only the second time in the history of the award that an animated film has been nominated for the top prize.
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.
Two online viral hits are among the shortlist: “Life Smartphone” and “In a Heartbeat.”
Illumination doesn’t publish ‘art of’ books for its films, but you can still get a behind-the-scenes look at how their films are designed.
Today we look at the work of Robin Joseph, Cartoon Brew’s Artist of the Day!