#240 June 2014

#240 June 2014

#240 June 2014

June ’14 Highlights – Issue 240

Building Up to Epic
Writer-director Dean DeBlois steers into trilogy territory on a large scale with How to Train Your Dragon 2.

Bending Time and Space
Veteran Family Guy Producer Kara Vallow and Six Point Harness talk about developing a style worthy of the grand scale of Cosmos: A Spacetime Oddyssey.

Putting a New Spin on Zorro
Cyber Group Studios plans a modern update that sticks to the beloved characters’ roots.

Passion Play
Documentary Between Frames uncovers hidden gems in Brazil’s animation history.

Finland Flourishes
Nordic nation’s animation blossoms on the international stage as the nation celebrates a hundred years since its first use of the art form.

Growing Pains
Budgets are rising for Russian animated features, while shorts hold up the creative end.

VFX: X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Godzilla and Maleficent.

Animated Movie Dossier
A look ahead at the animated features coming in the next few years to theaters near you.