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Best to Worst! RANKING the Best Picture Oscars Movies 2018

  Best to Worst! RANKING the Best Picture Oscars Movies 2018 Here’s Johnny! Hey guys hope you are going well so it’s Oscar’s time again and this year I didn’t get a chance to share with you my initial reactions on the nominations for best picture the one’s made the cut and more importantly the …

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Fox and the Whale | Short of the Week #043

   Fox and the Whale | Short of the Week #043  canadian-animated-short-fox-whale-among-10-films-oscar-race/ This week we have a very long and a very slow but beautiful animated shoop. (new age music wave) (fire burning) (night howls) So this week’s short, Fox and the Whale by Robin Joseph, is a bit of an odd pick for …

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Kobe Bryant Assembles -Dear Basketball OSCARS 2018

 Kobe Bryant Assembles His Animated Dream Team for ‘Dear Basketball’ When Lakers champion Kobe Bryant announced his retirement in the farewell letter “Dear Basketball,” he didn’t imagine it would evolve into an Oscar contender for animated short. “That is beyond the realm of dreams,” Bryant says. But in retrospect, it’s not far-fetched that the …

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Here’s the Plan – Animated Short Film

“Here’s the plan” is a 18-minute CG animated short film INFORMATION Synopsis A married cat-dog couple of cupcake bakers dream of opening their own bakery. One day their oven breaks and they have to postpone their dream in order to earn money and replace it. Somewhere down the line, they drift apart from their dream and …

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Disney’s MOANA – You’re Welcome – FULL Song (Animation, 2016)

So what I believe are you trying to say is thank you? Thank you? You’re welcome! What? No, no, no I-I didn’t… I wasn’t… Why would I ever… Hahaha, ok, ok I see what’s happening, yeah You’re face to face with greatness, and it’s strange You don’t even know how you feel It’s adorable! Well, …

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A Look into the Future of the Art Form A Brief History of Animation in Film

I thought I take some time to conclude this blog with some speculation. After some speculation, I thought I try my best to look at where animation currently is and where it could potentially end up by the time I graduate college. I believe we are in the age of the “live action” remake. If […] …

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Refugee Artist Calls Attention to Global Crisis with ‘The Journey’

Refugee Artist Calls Attention to Global Crisis with ‘The Journey’ In a tenderly crafted new animated films that packs a serious emotional punch, Iranian refugee and artist Majid Adin brings attention to the ongoing global crisis. The Journey was created to raise awareness and funds in partnership with Help Refugees and creative studio Blinkink — …

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Ron Clements & John Musker to Receive ADG Award for Championing Art of Animation

Ron Clements & John Musker to Receive ADG Award for Championing Art of Animation Ron Clements and John Musker, the Oscar-nominated Walt Disney Animation Studios filmmaking partners behind such animated features as Moana and The Princess and The Frog, will receive the William Cameron Menzies Award from the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) …

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Indian animation and VFX industry is getting bigger and better

Indian animation and VFX industry is getting bigger and better By Girish MenonThe animation and Visual Effects (VFX) industry continues to steadily gain acceptance with Indian talent poised to rub shoulders with global counterparts. According to the KPMG India-FICCI Indian Media and Entertainment Industry Report 2017, the Indian animation and VFX industry grew at 16.4 …

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ASF

The Academy Makes Two Anime Films Eligible For Best Feature

 The Academy Makes Two Anime Films Eligible For Best Feature By Nick Valdez – December 19, 2017 As the year comes to a close, feature films are what is officially known as “Oscar season.” This season notes that films are attempting to qualify for illustrious awards and praise. But as competitive as the Academy Awards …

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