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Brad Bird On The Value of Bringing Disney-level Quality to Hand-Drawn Animated Movies

Toonzone News reports on Brad Bird’s (The Director of The Iron Giant and The Incredibles) recent Collider interview: Bird “thinks traditional, 2-D, hand-drawn animation is poised for a comeback, but the only way it can do so is if it breaks into different genres

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This Is How You Do A Book Trailer

This is how it’s done. This is the book trailer for Kairos, a french graphic novel by Author/Illustrator Ulysse Malassagne. Animated by Studio La Cachette. This is a perfect example of two important points. The first point is hand-drawn animation is

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Support The Book of Mojo on Indiegogo!

Via Hitfix, Former Pixar and Dreamworks animators have teamed up to turn Everett Downing‘s self-published webcomic, The Book of Mojo,  into a 3D animated short, and they need your help to fund the pilot episode! The story of “Book of Mojo” centers

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Webcomic: Check Out “God of Love” by Giancarlo Volpe

God of Love cover art! Links to all 26 pages are provided in the Tumblr post below. http://t.co/wZZw4Oyqf4pic.twitter.com/D607uFcTJW — Giancarlo Volpe (@Giancarlo_Volpe) March 2, 2015 Producer, Director, Writer, Character Designer Giancarlo Volpe has worked on such acclaimed animated series as Avatar:

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The Royal Taterbaums & Creating Your Own Content

Via Stephen Silver’s Facebook Page: Content is King and your the BOSS. 4 independent artists united. They created their own content. And I believe, because of this and the content being awesome and entertaining, that this will be seen everywhere.

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The Making of Glen Keane’s “Duet”

Discovered this video Via toonzone news: A behind the scenes look at the making of Google ATAP’s Spotlight Story, “Duet”. Directed by Disney Animator Glen Keane, “Duet” is a celebration of life through the hand-drawn line. The “Making of Duet” shares

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Neil Gaiman Talks Coraline, The Graveyard Book, & More!

Via CBS News: “Coraline” – first in Gaiman’s 2002 book and then in last year’s Oscar-nominated animated film – is a bored young girl who opens a mysterious door, only to find a magical wonderland on the other side. Everyone

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Kickstarter: Support Cannon Busters: The Animated Series Pilot

Via Kickstarter: Cannon Busters is an animated adventure about the value of friendship and just how far one is willing to go to maintain it. If The Wizard of Oz met the Hidden Fortress with influences derived from Escaflowne, hip-hop,

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BookTube Wednesday #3

Welcome to the newest weekly feature on Weibblog! BookTube Wednesday will spotlight a selection of #BookTubers from Youtube! BookTubers vlog about reviews, news, and opinions about books! If you’re a self-publisher looking to get your book(s) reviewed, it’s definitely worth looking into the #BookTube

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Apr 1: Weibblog Twitter News Round-Up

Welcome to another edition of The Weibblog Twitter News Round-up! Today’s top stories are from Kevin Cullen, Making Comics, Diandra Mae, & more! You can follow me on Twitter here! #BookTube Wednesday #2 on Weibblog! http://t.co/unPTpZhNOF #indie #selfpub #authorrt #epub #amwriting #comics #kidlit pic.twitter.com/p5QrjEXdQy — Patrick

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