Stop Motion

Cartoon Lagoon

By way of his shop Pat-Man Studios, Manny Galan (along with his business partner Pat Giles) has begun creating a new puppet project titled Captain Cornelius Cartoon’s Cartoon Lagoon. Along the lines of Jerry Beck’s Cartoon Dump, the show will unearth the worst cartoons ever, and stitch them together with beautiful puppet animation bumpers. Here’s the teaser below…

The Woods!

Wow, I’m pretty gutted this didn’t turn into a show but Max Winston’s animation test for a Nickelodeon show is now on display. The series, which sadly isn’t moving forward, is titled The Woods. I want to go to there!

NEW ParaNorman Trailer!

Can’t wait for this…

“Frankenweenie” teaser…

“Sparky” lives! Tim Burton’s animated feature version of Frankenweenie opens October 5th, 2012. Here’s our first look at the animation:

“Mr. Cardboard”

If you’re going to make film that looks like it was made from corrugated cardboard, you couldn’t do better than French director Michaël Bolufer. Here is the first of 12 cute Mr. Cardboard webtoons Bolufer is producing out of his studio in Lyon…

Behind The Pirates!

Check out this cool look behind the scenes of Aardmans latest film ‘The Pirates! Band of Misfits’…

Think Brilliance!

Think Brilliance is an animation final project from Vancouver Film School by Diego De la Rocha . Shot #1 (Head Title Sequence—Stop Motion / Cloth, strings, cardboards & maple leaves); Shot #2 (CG Lightbulb—Maya 2011/ Zbrush/ Photoshop/ Nuke/ Premiere Pro)…

Think Brilliance from Diego De la Rocha on Vimeo.

Seed.

Seed is a stop motion short directed by Ben Richardson and Daniel Bird about “an egg and an apple who build competing broadcast towers that vie for the attention of a transistor radio” with a “narrative of animal evolution, competition and reproduction”…

SEED from Seed Movie on Vimeo.

ParaNorman Full Trailer…

Wow, I’m so excited for this movie, the trailer looks bloody fantastic…

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Frankenhole’s New Castle!

Mary Shelley’s Frankenhole is a stop motion show on Cartoon Network’s  ’Adult Swim’. Helping hype the next batch of 10 episodes, series creator Dino Stamatopoulos (who you may recognise as ‘Starburns’ from Community) is refreshingly self-deprecating and somewhat critical of the inaugural season in this behind-the-scenes assembly that takes us to the show’s new home at Starburns Industries