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George Perez Updates Us After His Surgery

For those who have been following along, legendary comic artist George Perez has been suffering deterioration in his vision due to his diabetes and had to start wearing an eye patch. He went into surgery on Friday to try and …

Aspiring Artists Now Can Learn Andrew Loomis Principles for Dummies

Andrew Loomis wrote a series of books from 1939 to 1961 which helped shape several generations of artists. There have been many comic book artists over the years which have referred to the Andrew Loomis books of illustration as influencing their work. …

Fan Review of The Art of Todd McFarlane

Jeffrey Sutman writes for Bleeding Cool I pre-ordered The Art of Todd McFarlane : The Devils in the Details  on August 16, 2010 from Amazon.  So when I got confirmation that it had shipped; and finally received it in the …

Aardman Fans Take Note – Morph Is Back

Morph was not the earliest creation of Aardman Animations – that was, in fact, Aardman – but he was certainly the first I met. He starred in his own little stop-motion sequences screened as part of Take Hart and Hart …

Dogmatix is the New Uggie – Asterix Movie Still Features the Doggy Co-Star

Hey, French filmmakers. Want to get ahead, get a dog. Let Uggie show you the way to social media glory, if not Oscar night triumph.* You know – perhaps the success of The Artist really has played a part in …

Another Artist, The Same Publisher, Another Lack Of Payment

Two days ago, I reported that an artist had been in touch with Bleeding Cool over unpaid bills for a comic they’d drawn last year, that now had stopped responding to them. Ten minutes later, after an email from me, …

The Artist, The Publisher And The Lack Of Payment

There is an artist. And a publisher. One of the top ten publishers. The artist signed on draw a couple of comics last year, under a tight deadlne, which they met. They sent in their signed contracts as agreed and …

Netflix Bait Their Weinstein Hook With The Artist

The Weinsteins have announced a deal with Netflix which ties up many of their foreign language and documentary films exclusively, and for “multiple years.” Interestingly, they’re baiting the hook with The Artist. Not only is this not a foreign language …

A Silent Blooper Reel For The Artist – Laugh Not-Out-Loud?

Just when I thought The Artist couldn’t pick up any more buzz, along comes this blooper reel which blasts it even further into the hyposphere. Not literal buzz, of course, because this preview of the film’s French DVD special features …

Biases And Weirdnesses: The BAFTA Longlist For 2012

If your name’s not on the list, then you’re not going to win. BAFTA have published their full longlist of films eligible for consideration in the 2012 awards. You can read the whole thing as a PDF, but here are …

Ever Wondered What The Script For A Silent Movie Looks Like?

Michel Hazanavicius‘ screenplay for The Artist has been published online by The Weinsteins as part of their For Your Consideration campaign. What makes this script particularly interesting to read is that it lays down the blueprint for a silent film …