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Animators Lawsuit Against Major Studios Moves Forward

It’s hard out there for an animator. Stories of terrible working conditions and low pay abound. Many do it for their love of the medium despite insane deadlines and the meager wages. Whether the artist is working on an animated feature or special effects for a blockbuster, it is clear the work is often devalued […]



Are Disney Actually, Really Working On An Animated Marvel Movie?

Ever since Marvel became part of the Mickey Mouse Empire, we’ve regularly heard rumours that the studio would bring their new, four-coloured characters over to The Magic Kingdom and realise some kind of crossover. None of these rumours have been particularly well sourced, however. Perhaps until now. We have to go back to July 2011 […]

No More Fairytales From Disney? Not So Fast…

Disney buffs across the world are going crazy over a single comment published by The LA Times this weekend. Here it is: The studio’s Wednesday release of Tangled, a contemporary retelling of the Rapunzel story, will be the last fairy tale produced by Disney’s animation group for the foreseeable future. They were moved to make […]