May 23, 2017

The Making of 'Akira'

Explosions in the Sky - The Ecstatics

According to artist Hayley Morris, "Everything was shot in camera using paper, projections and translucent materials like plastic and glass. The band's brief was to create something inspired by 'wilderness of the mind.'"

'Lux: Binding Light' by Glen Keane

May 22, 2017

‘Velodrool’ by Sander Joon

“An addicted biker runs out of cigarettes. He joins a race to get more, but has to accept help from some peculiar people in the crowd in order to stay in the competition.”

May 21, 2017

How to Deal with Being a Professional Introvert

Being an Animation Studio Manager/Director off and on over the past 18 years has made me well aware of the fact that amongst the wide spectrum of personality types that live inside a television animation studio, the professional introvert makes up for a large majority of the crew members on the production.

An animator sent me this video, and it was a great reminder of how to better work with the animation artists on your team. Both the individuals and the production will benefit from everyone being more aware of the fact that with slight modifications to the daily/weekly workflow, we can all greatly improve the crew's mental health and overall productivity.