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STEVEN UNIVERSE CREATOR REBECCA SUGAR ON ANIMATION AND THE POWER OF EMPATHY

Article – The Verge by Kwame Opam@kwameopam Jun 1, 2017, 10:30am EDT  Western animation is in the middle of a golden age. Shows like BoJack Horseman and Rick and Morty have emerged as the new standard-bearers for a kind of cartoon that’s sharp, funny, and insightful, capable of dealing with startlingly nuanced themes, like BoJack’s honest reflections on the nature of unhappiness. But few efforts in any medium can manage Steven Universe’s trick of exploring topics like intimacy, love, abuse,…

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Welcome To My Life | Cartoon Network Mini

Cartoon network Mini: Welcome To My Life Short about a day in the life of Douglas aka T-Kash, a monster trying to fit in at his high school. Elizabathe Ito says: My senior year project. An animated documentary about a family of monsters trying to lead a normal american life. The voices are really my family… This won the Producer’s Choice Award in the first Nicktoons Film Festival, was nominated for a Student Academy Award in 2004, and has been…

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The Artistry Of ‘Samurai Jack’

If you were watching Cartoon Network in the late ’90s and early 2000s, you probably have Genndy Tartakovsky to thank for some of your favorite cartoons. But one of his cartoons stands above the rest as a visual and animated masterpiece — “Samurai Jack.” With it’s unique drawing style, distinct minimalist feel, and perfectly choreographed action sequences “Samurai Jack” has gone down as a seminal work in cartoon history. Never having received the ending it deserved, “Samurai Jack” is finally…

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Toonami: Exquisite Corpse | Adult Swim

MFA Grad from USC DADA ’14 – Director: Simón Wilches-Castro Music: “Let’s Fight” by Amon Tobin VFX Supervisor: Michael Kuehn Animation Director: Alex Tysowsky Animation: Keith Sizemore 2D effects: Edward Artinian, Simón Wilches-Castro Digital Compositing: Colin Fleming CG Sequences: Hinge Digital With animation from: Henrique Barone, Sean Buckelew, Jesse James Dean, Ryan Gillis, Miguel Jiron, Alicja Jasina, Sean Glaze, David Reilly, Yawen Zheng, Katie Tamboer, Louis Morton, Edward Artinian, Kris Merc, Brian Smee, Grace Mi, Katrina Ruzics, Joe Bennett, Quique…

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Samurai Jack Season 5 Trailer | Samurai Jack | Adult Swim

It has been 12 years since a new episode of Samurai Jack. But Jack is indeed back. The fifth — and final — season of the Emmy-winning Adult Swim animated series created by Genndy Tartakovsky finds the samurai still trapped in a dystopian future after Aku, the shape-shifting demon supreme Master of Darkness, destroyed all time portals. The bearded, armored-up Jack has stopped aging, a side effect of time travel. “It seems he is cursed to just roam the land for all eternity. His past…

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Black Holes

The butt jokes just keep coming… Black Holes Kickstarter Campaign to fund Season 1 (10×22 min): Black Holes is a satirical animated series about space conquest, the meaning of life and proctology. It chronicles the journey of Dave The Astronaut and his partner, an intelligent melon, as they embark on the first-ever human mission to Mars. This short film is a proof of concept which premiered at Sundance 2017. Available w/ French, Spanish subtitles.…

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Koji ID

On a wondrous planet filled with unique creatures and alien life, a young boy begins a journey to discover his past, his purpose, and his role in defeating the evil that plagues his world. KOJI IS AN ANIMATED SERIES IN DEVELOPMENT AT WOLFBAT STUDIOS. PITCH MATERIALS ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. PLEASE CONTACT WOLFBATSTUDIOS.CONTACT@GMAIL.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION.…

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MIDDLE SCHOOL – Exploring Rafe’s Mind Featurette

That’s my co-author at :36 in, Jamie Oliff, at Duncan Studio! Making of Middle School . A real image film that combines animation 2d when we get into the head of the teenager.The animation is made Duncan Studio and have participated grandísimos Spanish artists Borja Montoro, Joseph Mansuy and Juan Pablo Navas . Rafe has an epic imagination…and a slight problem with authority. Both collide when he transfers to an oppressive, rule-crazy middle school. Drowning in do’s and don’ts, Rafe…