What DreamWorks Artists Do After Dark: The Documentary

Thursday, September 29, 2011

You may remember hearing a while back about a project called Moonshine. It’s basically a book of art collected from various DreamWorks employees that they created outside work…

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J. Katzenburg Places A Smart Bet on Netflix

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

The latter half of 2011 hasn’t exactly been very kind to either DreamWorks or Netflix. The former saw it’s stock slide after poorer than expected first quarter results…

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DreamWorks MUST Remain Independent: The 7 Reasons Why

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

 Via: Wikipedia Although DreamWorks Animation is already independent, it does distribute it’s films through Paramount, who in return, collect a fee from the gross receipts. Such an arrangement…

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People I Respect: Jeffrey Katzenberg

Monday, July 11, 2011

This is the first in a series of posts in which I explain why I respect certain people in the animation industry and why you should do the…

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Guest Post: Kung Fu Panda 2

Monday, June 27, 2011

Today’s post is a guest review of Kung Fu Panda 2 by Emmett Goodman. Emmett is a graduate from the Pratt Institute in New York and is a…

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Why Did Disney Stop Making TV Shows Based on Their Films?

Friday, January 7, 2011

Via: Wikipedia Whatever happened to all the TV series’ that Disney used to put out after a theatrical film was released? Is it a practise that died off…

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Studios ‘Stealing’ Ideas and Why Animators Need to Know Their Rights

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Via: List.co.uk This morning, I read over on AWN that some guy, by the name of Terence Dunn, is suing DreamWorks for stealing his idea for Kung Fu…

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Animation and the 2011 Academy Awards

Friday, September 3, 2010

It is a wee bit early, I know, and apparently that is something not lost on Steve Hullett over at the Animation Guild Blog either, as he notes…

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Initial Thoughts: Dreamworks Developing Troll Movie

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Some toys are notoriously subject to fadism, where they seemingly overnight become massively popular before rapidly fade into the background rarely to be seen again. Remember Furbys? Yeah,…

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Should Dreamworks Make a Sequel to Dragon?

Friday, May 7, 2010

Steven Zeitchik has an insightful post on the Los Angeles Times blog where he makes the case for not making a sequel to How to Train Your Dragon….

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The Competition Between Dreamworks, Pixar And Sony

Sunday, April 18, 2010

CGI. It’s a format that has literally taken over the movie business ever since Toy Story burst onto the scene all the way back in 1995. Today, three…

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