#267 February 2017

Issue 267 February 2016

Issue 267 February 2016

 

Hitting a High Note
The journey is everything for the talent on screen and off in Illumination Entertainment’s heartfelt musical-competition comedy Sing.

A Head Trip for the Heart
Makoto Shinkai’s global breakout anime feature Your Name. wins hearts honestly and vies for awards gold.

On the Road Again
Disney Junior refreshes Mickey and pals for a new generation of young viewers with a classic-car premise in Mickey and the Roadster Racers.

Into the Deep End
DreamWorks’ new Netflix series Trollhunters digs into a rich mythology mixed with scary moments, humor and character developed by creator and executive producer Guillermo del Toro.

Seriously Crazy
The creators of the new Comedy Central series Jeff & Some Aliens do their best to deliver story-based humor that’s as original and as funny as they can make it.

Justice for All
Warner Bros. and DC reboot their iconic superhero team with a brighter, funnier and more action-packed new series for Cartoon Network.

Annies Go Wild
Zootopia tops all productions with 11 nominations, followed by 10 noms for Kubo and the Two Strings with DreamWorks Trollhunters topping the TV side with four noms.

Completing the Circle
ILM uses modern technology to bring Lucas lm’s signature space fantasy back to where it started from in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

A Physics Bender
MPC balanced reality and cinematic expediency to create the spectacular but dif cult zero-gravity water sequence in Passengers.

The Best Tech of 2016
From the power of GPU rendering to the USD format, software tools for animation and VFX had a bright year of progress.