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Ron Diamond's Animation Show of Shows Coming to Comic-Con, Getting Ready for Nationwide Debut

Jim Hill | Posted 07.02.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

For the past 16 years, this veteran animation producer has circled the globe seeking out the very best new animated short films. Which sounds like it might be a fun way for a cinema fan to spend their time, but is actually a quite challenging task.

What Is It Like to Visit Pixar Animation Studios?

Quora | Posted 06.11.2015 | Entertainment
Quora

A longtime friend of mine has been an animator at Pixar since Ratatouille. He's been gracious enough to send my boys Pixar posters over these last few years. Posters that cover their walls in their rooms.

What Is It Like to Be a Disney Animator?

Quora | Posted 06.01.2015 | Entertainment
Quora

My time with Disney was 15 years ago, so things may have changed. At first I was extremely stressed out. I was working at the best of the best. I ended up getting an ulcer in the first two months I was there.

What Is It Like to Be the Voice of a Disney Character?

Quora | Posted 05.27.2015 | Entertainment
Quora

What little girl doesn't dream of being a princess, especially a DISNEY princess? Ever since I watched The Little Mermaid as a child, I've been singing to lobsters, and calling forks and spoons, "gizmos and gadgets."

Once Upon a Lyme: Starting the Conversation About Lyme Disease

Mark W. Guay | Posted 05.17.2015 | Impact
Mark W. Guay

Lyme Disease has grown to epidemic proportions with more than 300,000 new cases annually in the U.S. alone.

5 Ways Animated Videos Can Help Increase Conversions

Brian Horn | Posted 05.08.2015 | Small Business
Brian Horn

The utilization of videos on a business's site as a means of advertising and educating has increased exponentially. Furthermore, animated videos, also known as whiteboard animation, are a popular and effective option.

Roll Out the Barrel...

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.04.2015 | Comedy
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Just My Imagination

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.03.2015 | Comedy
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Point of View

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.01.2015 | Comedy
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'This Too Shall Pass' Brings a Timely Message of Hope for Mothers Day

Kellie Edwards | Posted 06.28.2015 | Parents
Kellie Edwards

This Too Shall Pass won Best Short Animated Film for its honest depiction of the conflicting emotions that are often experienced by mothers as they battle exhaustion and overwhelm along with waves of love for their baby or child.

Rain, Rain...

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.27.2015 | Comedy
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Giraffes Dominate The High Dive In This Mesmerizing Animated Short

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 04.23.2015 | Arts
Read More: Animation, Arts News

All the thrill of Coney Island diving horses, none of the animal-welfare concerns: this glorious animation, "5 Métres 80," directed by Nicolas Deveau...

Aw, Shucks!

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.16.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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It Takes More Than Movie Magic to Pull Off 'Disney Night' on ABC's Dancing with the Stars

Jim Hill | Posted 06.13.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

So how long does it take to add some Disney magic to Dancing with the Stars ? Would you believe 9 months?

The Baby Sitter

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.06.2015 | Comedy
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Sonny and...

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.03.2015 | Comedy
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Wild One

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.30.2015 | Comedy
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Powerful Short Film Challenges Beauty Ideals That Govern Skin Color

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.27.2015 | Arts

In discussions of mainstream beauty ideals, it's not uncommon to hear media outlets discuss the prominence of certain body types, addressing d...

Now This Is Our Kind Of Butt-Centric Music Video (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.19.2015 | Arts

You know what's the perfect antidote to the recent onslaught of butt-centric music videos (no offense, Nicki)? Some animated ass, courtesy of beloved ...

Seriously...

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.13.2015 | Comedy
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All Gone?

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.28.2015 | Comedy
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Fox Hit 'Bob's Burgers' Is Saving Trees While Pioneering A New Way To Animate

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 02.27.2015 | Technology

Believe it or not, most animated shows are still created by hand on paper. Not "Bob's Burgers."

How to Discover and Create Original Characters for Animation and Games

Kate McClanaghan | Posted 04.13.2015 | Arts
Kate McClanaghan

Certainly not every voice talent is required to offer flawless dialects, or extreme departures from themselves -- as so many as actors and audience alike might assume. Nope. The truth is you being you is a bulk of what's required of you and your voice-over work.

iPad-able?

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.13.2015 | Comedy
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Which Disney Princess Most Embodies Feminist Principles

Quora | Posted 04.06.2015 | Entertainment
Quora

In this answer I will evaluate the degree of gender treason committed by the following seven women, who so blithely bask in the glory of the patriarchy anointing them with the empty title "princess", thereby condemning innocent little girls worldwide to a life wracked by miserable, insatiable lust for a crown, a ballgown, and a 17-inch waist: