The Kells Conundrum

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

The Secret of Kells is a fantastic film and easily one of the best made in recent times. It’s highly original, dripping with beautiful animation and stands up to countless rewatching. On the surface, it appears to be the perfect animate feature, so why has it been so hard for it to find the same kind of commercial success that say, Frozen can (outside of the obvious reason of throwing hundreds of millions at it)? I call it the Kells Conundrum and it’s a concept we’re going to discuss today.

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Some Superb Secret of Kells Expression Sheets

Friday, July 27, 2012

Coming via the Art of Animation tumblelog are some wonderful expression sheets from the Secret of Kells. Much the same as the Kim Possible ones I posted a…

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A Character’s Style Doesn’t Mean You Need To Follow In Their Footsteps

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Character Sundays is probably going to take a break until the New Year. Sadly, school deadlines have sapped the necessary time to write a decent post these past…

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The One and Only Reason We Don’t See More Diverse Animated Films

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

 The Secret of Kells most definitely counts as diverse animation. On Sunday, Nora Lumiere posted a very passionate call to arms with a wonderful post that expounded the…

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Irish Week: Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Responsibly, Watch The Secret of Kells

Thursday, March 17, 2011

It’s that time of the year again, when everyone pretends to be Irish and the real Irish milk it from the American tourists for all it’s worth. St….

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Weekly Weblinks: Part Deaux

Saturday, January 29, 2011

This post is really should have been done earlier, but school and work aside, there just wasn’t time until now. I am always on the lookout for new…

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The Longevity of The Secret of Kells

Friday, August 13, 2010

It’s no secret among those who know me that I am a huge fan of The Secret of Kells, and not just because it’s Irish! I’ve already made…

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