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Behind the Scenes of ‘Despicable Me 3′

ERIC GUILLON CHRIS MELEDANDRI Illumination doubles the trouble by giving Carell’s reformed ... Continue Reading →
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‘The Emoji Movie’: A New Dimension

This story originally appeared in the August-September issue of Animation Magazine. Columbia Pictures releases The Emoji Movie in theaters Friday, July 28. Emojis are smiling, frowning ... Continue Reading →
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Hitting a High Note

  The ... Continue Reading →
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Persevering, with Delicacy

Director Claude Barras faced technical and emotional challenges in adapting a heartfelt and sensitive tale into the award-winning feature My Life as a Zucchini. It would be almost ... Continue Reading →
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View from the Top

With so many features defining a diverse year for the industry, directors of some of the top films of 2016 weigh in on the process and the state of animation.  With 2016’s chapter ... Continue Reading →
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Impromptu Delivery

The makers of Warner Bros. Animation’s Storks tapped into the improv ... Continue Reading →
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Upholding the Law

Dan Povenmire and Jeff ‘Swampy’ Marsh Phineas and Ferb creators Dan Povenmire and Jeff ‘Swampy’ ... Continue Reading →
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Rovio’s Maiden Flight

Finnish game developer pecks out a space in the animated feature market with The Angry Birds ... Continue Reading →
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Books We Love – Issue #258

The Art of Kung Fu Panda 3 By Tracey Miller-Zarneke (Insight Editions, $45.00) This book takes readers through the charming art created for the third installment in the Kung Fu Panda ... Continue Reading →
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No Limits

Fox’s new comedy Bordertown swings for the fences with the kind of hot-button humor only animation ... Continue Reading →