Monthly Archives: June 2018

How Garfield became the cat who saved primetime cartoons

Jim Carrey is Robotnik in upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie

Former Pixar Artist Cassandra Smolcic Speaks Out About The Studio’s ‘Sexist,’ ‘Vulgar’ And ‘Unprofessional’ Culture

Pixar is a “sexist boys club” says a former artist, who tells stories of demeaning, lecherous, and physically abusive behavior, many involving John Lasseter. The post Former Pixar Artist Cassandra Smolcic Speaks Out About The Studio’s ‘Sexist,’ ‘Vulgar’ And ‘Unprofessional’ Culture appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Disney Is Shutting Down Its Disneytoon Animation Studio In Glendale

75 people are losing their jobs at Disney as the company shutters one of its animation divisions. The post Disney Is Shutting Down Its Disneytoon Animation Studio In Glendale appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Disney shutting down Disneytoon Studios, effective immediately

Discover How Simple Animation Is Transforming Visual Effects And Animation Production With Cloud-Based Animation-As-A-Service

Learn how SummuS Render’s new Simple Animation service can slash the time and cost of the animation process, helping your studio deliver on budget and on schedule. The post Discover How Simple Animation Is Transforming Visual Effects And Animation Production With Cloud-Based Animation-As-A-Service appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Animation Workers Set To Receive $170 Million Payout From Wage-Theft Lawsuit

After more than a year of waiting, animation workers will soon receive the first payment from the $170 million settlement they won from various animation studios. The post Animation Workers Set To Receive $170 Million Payout From Wage-Theft Lawsuit appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Disney And Pixar Sued Two More Times Over ‘Inside Out’ Copyright Infringement

Disney has now been sued three different times by people claiming that “Inside Out” is based on their idea. The latest people to sue are a children’s book author and a live-action filmmaker. The post Disney And Pixar Sued Two More Times Over ‘Inside Out’ Copyright Infringement appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Short Pick Of The Day: ‘Trump Bites’ by Bill Plympton

A new series of short animated fantasies using actual Donald Trump audio clips as the basis of surreal animations that capture Trump’s paranoia, narcissism, and xenophobia. The post Short Pick Of The Day: ‘Trump Bites’ by Bill Plympton appeared first on Cartoon Brew.

Watch the new theme song for Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

The action-packed opening to Nick’s upcoming Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is now online, and can be viewed in the player below. It premieres this September.