Suarez's 'RPG Metanoia' also received an Apsa nod in the animated film
He is currently working on a short animated film
and has been recently awarded an AFAC grant for cinema.
The writing-directing team of Phil Lord and Chris Miller ("The Lego Movie," 22 Jump Street") see the same issues at work as Thom when considering the awards season performance of animated films
An animated film
shows movement by flashing a series of still images, or frames, quickly onto the screen.
The International Animated Film
Society named the Japanese film the year's best animated theatrical feature, also heaping the highest praise on the film's directing, writing and music.
After hearing about the cameraless animated films
of Norman McLaren, he undertook his own experiments by scratching images on the emulsion of 8mm film, an act that has continued to inform his practice.
The animated film
encyclopedia; a complete guide to American shorts, features and sequences, 1900-1999, 2d ed.
Auteur animated films
like 'Persepolis' each have a unique signature," says Stephane Le Bars, chief exec of SPFA, France's animated film
Whether the shelf life of DreamWorks animated films
will be lessened by all the pop references is another question.
Miyazaki, 64, will be the first Japanese, and the first director of animated films
, to receive the prestigious prize, according to Toho.
It established the section for animated films
Within the lineage of Viking Eggeling and Hans Richter, and parallel to Norman MacLaren, Breer's animated films
(photographed and projected drawings) use humor to construct stories of form and color.
In addition to stills from dozens of animated films
, readers of Cartoon Capers will be rewarded with such unique products of Mazurkewich's research as an original drawing by NFB legend Kaj Pindal, a page from a 1960s underground comic by Oscar-winner John Weldon and a Christmas card that John Kricfalusi, of "Ren and Stimpy" fame, designed for Bob "Beany and Cecil" Clampett.
The Academy Award[R]-winning animated adventure (1989 Best Song and Best Original Score) combined music, fun and excitement to become one of the company's most cherished films and one of the top 10 best-selling animated films
of all time on VHS.
The animated films
seem to be taking off and doing real well,'' said Corey Tocchini, vice president of Santa Rosa-based North American Cinemas.