Monthly Archives: May 2015

Strange Magic

LucasFilm Animation (January 23 2015), Touchstone Home Entertainment (May 19 2015), single disc, 99 mins plus supplements, 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen, Dolby Digital 5.1, Rated PG, Retail: $29.99 Storyboard: Even having watched Strange Magic, I still can’t tell you what it was actually about…something about a bad guy ending up finding out that anyone can find […]

Don Hertzfeldt: “Artists shouldn’t be making art on the side, it should be their job”

The award-winning independent filmmaker drops some truth in this “Vanity Fair” interview.

Women in Animation Announces Annecy Animation Events

The organization has planned multiple panels and presentations related to the role of women in the animation industry.

Artist of the Day: Sam Vanallemeersch

Discover the work of Sam Vanallemeersch, Cartoon Brew’s Artist of the Day!

DreamWorks Hires Live-Action Helmer Jason Reitman for ‘Beekle’

The director of “Juno” and “Up in the Air” will make an animated feature based on the Caldecott-winning children’s book.

Anime Studio Pro Targets Industry Pros with Launch of Major Upgrade

Anime Studio Pro has introduced frame-by-frame animation capabilities to complement its existing cut-out animation system.

This Food Truck Honors Animation Legends with Pretzels

We’ll have 2 Chucks, a Natwick, and a Blair.

’1150 Canyon Road’ by Art&Graft

A glimpse into a suburban street, but not everything is as it seems.

Artist of the Day: Inma Lorente

Discover the work of Inma Lorente, Cartoon Brew’s Artist of the Day!

Robert Rodriguez Will Helm Live-Action ‘Jonny Quest’ Feature

The classic Hanna-Barbera TV series will get new life as a live-action feature film franchise.