December ’14 Highlights – Issue 245
Disney taps a veteran group of animators to transform Big Hero 6 from an unlikely comic-book property into a mainstream movie adventure.
The popular sidekicks of DreamWorks’ hit franchise are ready for their solo feature close-up in Penguins of Madagascar.
Disney TV Animation turns 30 on a creative high note that it plans to carry into the future.
Tall Story, Short Run
Creator Patrick McHale’s storybook tale Over the Garden Wall becomes Cartoon Network’s first miniseries.
A Tale from Antiquity, Animated
Isao Takahata turns one of Japan’s most ancient stories into the heartbreakingly beautiful The Tale of the Princess Kaguya.
Double Negative goes for realism and a mix of old-school and cutting-edge effects techniques for Christopher Nolan’s new movie Interstellar.
A broad look at the animated shorts and features landscapes as Academy Awards season begins.