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Wreck It Ralph

I feel as though I’ve been waiting for Wreck it Ralph for ages – I saw a ‘work in progress’ talk back in June, it came out in America in November, and it has already opened around most of the … Read more ⇒

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Making of Disney’s Tangled

Regular readers of this blog might remember my gushing over Disney’s Tangled a few months ago. It wasn’t gushing on the level of my Mary and Max review (which was in serious danger of embarrassing Niagra at one point) but … Read more ⇒

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Dreamworks… Oh Dear

I don’t like to simply copy other people’s words for this blog without at least giving an opinion or a personal twist on them. However, in this instance the author has so perfectly captured my feelings on the matter that … Read more ⇒

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ASIFA Website and BAF 2010 Festival Review

Despite only joining Asifa UK last year, we’ve become loyal advocates of the wonderful work that they do to promote the animation industry both here and abroad. As a result we will soon be making their brand new, very shiny … Read more ⇒

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How To Train Your Dragon – Concept Art

Dreamwork’s new film How to Train Your Dragon has not been on top of my years must see films. The films coming out of the studio (since the original Shrek, which I wont hear a word against!) have been generic, … Read more ⇒

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Princess and the Frog Film Review

Most of my feelings about Princess and the Frog were those of relief that at last Disney had returned to what Disney do best (hand drawn animation telling heart-warming stories, preferably with the occasional song thrown in for good measure) … Read more ⇒

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Propaganda and War Time Animation – Part 2

Here are 10 more British and US propaganda films  – enjoy! How to be a Sailor Commando Duck The Vanishing Private Sky Trooper Victory Vehicles Der Fuehrer’s Face Education for Death Reason and Emotion Thrifty Pig Seven Wise Dwarfs Join … Read more ⇒

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Propaganda and War Time Animation – Part 1

Yesterday I wrote a very short post which, after a fairly meandering journey, talked a little about propaganda animation produced during the war. Since then I’ve had several friends asking me more about the subject and, since it’s something that … Read more ⇒

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Avatar Film Review

For the past month we’ve been allowing the hype surrounding Avatar build to a crescendo that was practically deafening us, and last night, finally, we succumbed. We put it off because we really wanted to see it in Imax, but … Read more ⇒

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The Simpsons’ Anniversary BBC Radio Interview

In January 1990, The Simpsons left their slot on the Tracy Ullman show and began the first series of what was to become a global phenomenon. Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie and friends have starred in 450 episodes of the … Read more ⇒

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