I recently had the good fortune to interview two friends and former colleagues, Tania Simeons and Dave Wesch, about their experience working on Mark Osborne’s upcoming feature film, Le Petit Prince. You can read the interview in it’s entirety over on Toon Boom’s blog.
This one made the rounds a while ago, and I hesitated to post it because I like to keep things positive and inspiring here, however, I think Scott makes some excellent points on ways to improve the state of the visual effects industry, and if I can help inspire people to change it simply through spreading the good word, then I’m all for it.
Scott Ross, the founder and former CEO & chairman of Digital Domain, discusses a range of important issues facing the visual effects industry, including flawed economic models, lack of a trade association, studio wage collusion, and government subsidies.
Phil and Chris sat down with BAFTA on November 18th 2014 to deliver a masterclass in storytelling and directing for animation, complete with exemplary clips from The Lego Movie, which won the BAFTA for Best Animated Feature at the 2015 EE British Academy Film Awards.
Shawn inspired me to do things I never would have, my life would be so much less had I not listen. It’s truly an honour to have such a wonderful person on the show. Continue reading
Oregon State University has produced an inspiring and insightful profile piece on alumni, Harley Jessup, veteran Pixar Production Designer and children’s book author.