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In His Own Words: Joe Ranft
SUSPENDED ANIMATION
June 7, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

In His Own Words: Joe Ranft

In 1999, Joe dropped by Disney Feature Animation Florida and the Disney Institute where I was an animation instructor, and I got a chance to talk with him.

Animation Anecdotes #214
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 29, 2015 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #214

Joe Barbera on Tom and Jerry. In PUNCH magazine November 29, 1972 Joe Barbera commented on Tom and Jerry: “When you see Tom and Jerry move, they move as if…

Animation Anecdotes #206
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 3, 2015 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #206

Paul Terry on Animation. Paul Terry, who first came to attention with his series of Aesop Fables cartoons in the silent film era that even inspired Walt Disney, told Harry…

The 2013 Animation Show of Shows
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
October 13, 2013 posted by

The 2013 Animation Show of Shows

Every year Ron Diamond, the founder of Hollywood’s Acme Filmworks animation studio (specializing in animated television commercials), puts together an Animation Show of Shows, consisting of his pick of about…

The Miracle of CGI
FUNNY ANIMALS AND MORE
September 29, 2013 posted by

The Miracle of CGI

I recently received a copy of Tom Sito’s Moving Innovation: A History of Computer Animation (The MIT Press, April 2013) to review for Animation World Network. It is a very…