Why so much Hollywood CGI is produced outside of the USA

A New York Times magazine piece explaining why some of the most thrilling CG for Hollywood blockbuster movies is being produced all over the world, especially in London, rather than in the USA. CG is one of the creative processes that can happen anywhere there are talented artists and technicians, and the tech and fast internet required to support…

‘Alike’ Bittersweet animation about resisting efforts to kill creativity

“Alike” is a lovely, bittersweet animated short film directed by Daniel Martínez Lara & Rafa Cano Méndez. It’s about how society tries to kill the creativity in a child, and how that loss affects her relationship with her Dad. We love its simplicity and power.

New Aardman short Pythagasaurus unveiled!

Aardman, the celebrated animation company responsible for Wallace and Gromit, Chicken Run and Flushed Away, have unveiled their latest short film Pythagasaurus!  It’s set in the prehistoric Dawn Of Man, with the dim but resourceful lead characters Ig and Uk.