November ’14 Highlights – Issue 244
A Tome of Vim and Vigor
The Book of Life director Jorge R. Gutierrez is as enthusiastic a fan of animation as you can imagine, and like many animation fans, he loves the “art of” books that accompany the release of just about every animated film..
Old is New Again
After some 15 years of focusing all its storytelling machinery on the prequel era, the Star Wars saga gets back to its roots with Star Wars Rebels, a new Disney XD animated series that seeks to revive the look and feel of the movie that started it all.
Seals of Excellence
With their much-anticipated, beautiful 2D pic, Song of the Sea, director Tomm Moore and the team at Cartoon Saloon find inspiration in Ireland’s charming folktales.
MIPCOM 2014: Quelque chose de Cartoons
It’s that magical time of year when Cannes, France’s Palais des Festivals (and any bars within walking distance) are jam-packed with content creators and buyers from across the globe, hoping to make the deal of a lifetime or snap up the next big thing.
Brand Licensing Europe 2014
Colorful characters from around the world will convene in London for the annual L&M confab.