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  • No Ordinary Year At 2013 Creative Arts Emmys

    By Marjorie Galas

     

    This was no ordinary Emmy year.    Online services expanded beyond the “special class” categories, with shows including “House of Cards” and   “Arrested Development” receiving nominations in acting and below the line categories, including score.   The short format animated show winner, “Disney Mickey Mouse Croissant De Triomphe” was created for Disney.com.  Reelzchannel’s series “World Without End”…

     

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  • Finding Your Audience: The Art of Promoting Your Film Online

    By Marjorie Galas

     

    BY: Kaitlyn Ward For the fourth year, the WestDoc conference for documentary and reality communities returned to LA, offering insightful seminars filled with networking opportunities and a chance to gain advice from senior network executives, producers, writers, directors, agents and distributors.   A particular panel called, “Promoting Your Film Online,” presented a wide array of…

     

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  • The Winston Show Offers A New Type Of App

    By Marjorie Galas

     

    As an animator at Pixar, Jon Collins worked on some of the company’s most notable properties, including “Wall-E”, “Up,” and “Toy Story 3.”   He left that world just as he became comfortable, eager to try his hand at a different type of animation:  video game animatics. He was working as the lead animator at Blizzard…

     

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  • Wander Over Yonder – Setting A New Animation Beat

    By Marjorie Galas

     

    BY: Marjorie Galas, Editor Craig McCracken is a name animation fans know well.  The art director behind “Dexter’s Laboratory” and creator of “The Powerpuff Girls” and “Foster’s Home of Imaginary Friends” has been delighting audiences with his unique visual style and clever writing for over two decades.  Along the way he received ten Primetime Emmy…

     

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