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Walt Disney Animation Studios' Newest Short, 'Inner Workings', Explores The Importance Of Mixing Work With Pleasure

Jim Hill | Posted 06.17.2016 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Inner Workings is the delightful new short from Walt Disney Animation Studios which had its world premiere at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival and Market earlier today.

This Mesmerizing Animation Is A Love Letter In Disguise

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 02.13.2016 | Weddings

Crafting the perfect Valentine's Day love letter for your boo can be tricky. This year, why not let a video say what's in your heart instead? ...

Movie Review: The Wind Rises

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Having announced his retirement, Hayao Miyazaki's made one final feature: The Wind Rises. It's an animated film for adults, but I can't imagine adults -- let alone kids -- sitting still for it.

Why Stephan Franck Was Drawn to Use Hand-drawn Animation on The Legend of Smurfy Hollow

Jim Hill | Posted 09.17.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Mind you, Franck wasn't willing to settle for the sort of half-hearted hand-drawn animation that you used to see on Saturday morning television back in the late 1970s / early 1980s. He wanted to do something richer, far more highly detailed.

The Online Premiere of Disney's Paperman

Jim Hill | Posted 04.01.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

2013-01-30-Paperman Now don't let this charming, deceptively simple-looking film fool you. Though Paperman may have a limited color palette (i.e. grey, white, black & red), the sky's the limit when it comes to the innovative technology that actually made this animated short possible.

An Animated Masterpiece 15 Years In The Making

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.11.2012 | Arts

The stand-out aspect of Chris Sullivan's animated film "Consuming Spirits" is its insanely meticulous construction. The animation took 15 years of wor...