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Animation Anecdotes #199
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
February 13, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #199

Chuck Down Under. On November 13 1992, animation producer and director Chuck Jones went to Sydney, Australia as a special guest speaker at The Bulletin Black and White Artists’ Awards…

101 Dalmatians on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
February 10, 2015 posted by Greg Ehrbar

101 Dalmatians on Records

A look at how the 1961 feature sent Disney’s animation studio—and its record company—careening into the 1960’s with fresh techniques and lower budgets. Walt Disney Presents 101 DALMATIANS in Story…

Animation Anecdotes #198
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
February 6, 2015 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #198

Garfield’s Judgement Day. Even at the height of Garfield the cat’s popularity in the late 1980s, creator Jim Davis couldn’t interest animation studios in his feature length animated script, “Garfield’s…

Soyuzmultfilm: The Fun Years
WORLD OF KNIGHT
February 4, 2015 posted by Milton Knight

Soyuzmultfilm: The Fun Years

Those of us who are Baby Boomers are possibly acquainted with Russian animation without knowing it. Those elaborate, sober, drowsy cartoons with stereotyped casts of sly wolves and foxes, vulnerable…