I don't have to tell all of you great filmmakers out there how musical composition and sound enhance an animated project. It's a significant aspect of the overall production. UK based Echoic specializes in animation based content and has a very impressive track record of handling music and sound design for many high end films and commercial clients. Check out their new showreel and follow the link to find out more about Echoic.
Have you ever seen an animated video about magic mushrooms before? Thanks to Warsaw based Panoptiqm we can now add that topic to the list. "Magic Forest short" is a trippy little romp for a couple of bunnies who find mind altering bliss thanks to the bounty of the land. You can also follow along on the film's Facebook.
It was 70 years ago today on November 12 1946 that Walt Disney's "Song of the South" was released. Unfortunately the Disney Company has kept the film from public view for a very long time denying millions of animation fans the opportunity to see this masterpiece through legitimate means. Questionable concerns about portraying racism in the post Civil War era have kept it in the dark even though the film in many ways was groundbreaking in its depiction of racial harmony.
Myron Smith of Animation Treasures explains further in his latest video the controversy surrounding Song of the South...
On this monumental occasion when the Hollywood political class was handed a resounding defeat at the hands of the American people with the election of Donald J Trump as the 45th President of the United States, I would like to remind this town as to why it happened. Take a look at this video in which a 64 year old homeless woman who protected Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame from vandalism was treated a few days ago. If you're upset about the results of the election Hollywood consider your own lack of humanity. You've given us a legacy of hate, ignorance, violence and stupidity.