Issue #288 March 2019

Issue #288 March 2019


Animation Magazine Volume 33, Issue 3 #288

March 2019
Issue No. 288

Soaring to New Heights
How the team behind the third and final chapter of the How to Train Your Dragon saga created a movie that exceeds expectations both visually and dramatically.

Danish Devil Doll
A.Film’s blockbuster hit Checkered Ninja is ready to attack the world.

Learning from the Masters
Our knowledgeable guide explores five of the most interesting, must-take animation and vfx classes taught in schools around the country.

Who’s Teaching Stop Motion Today?
With an upswing of acclaimed stop-motion films in recent years, more schools are offering phenomenal classes that focus on the art form.

Half a Century of Academic Excellence
Toronto’s Sheridan College Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary.

Seven Helpful Tips to Get Hired at an Animation Studio
Our savvy columnist provides his take on how to get snapped up by hiring professionals.

A New European Renaissance
The 21st Edition of Cartoon Movie puts 66 new animated features in various stages of development and production in the spotlight.

Nine Movies to Track at Cartoon Movie
Our favorite animated movies share the spotlight at the European event.

Angel Eyes
How do you create realistic CG visuals based on a popular manga? Weta Digital’s Eric Saindon shares the magic of Alita: Battle Angel.

Young Jane Bonds to the Rescue
Atlantyca’s exec producer and director Niccolò Sacchi discusses the creative challenges and pleasures of the studio’s upcoming new show Berry Bees.