Why the Oscars Don’t “Get” Animation – Especially Anime

Why the Oscars Don’t “Get” Animation – Especially Anime

Okay, let’s get this out of the way right off the bat. The Oscars are the worst. They’ve always been the worst. They consistently fail to pick out the most important, influential, or impressive films of each year for awards, or even for consideration. I mean, how many of you watching this right now haveRead More Why the Oscars Don’t “Get” Animation – Especially Anime

How CGI Transformed Animated Storytelling

How CGI Transformed Animated Storytelling

In 1937, Walt Disney released the first feature-length 2D animated film, kicking off a filmography that remained thematically consistent for decades, and in the process, defining what we think about, when we think about animation. They are brightly colored, musical, public domain, fairy tale adaptations. Usually about a woman yearning to be free, who findsRead More How CGI Transformed Animated Storytelling