Animation Articles

Disney Just Gutted Their Hand-Drawn Animation Division:

2D animation is not dead:

2D Animation in the Digital Era:

Will Ghibli’s Closing Mean The End Of 2D Animation?:

The Man Who Brought Stop-Motion Animation Into the 21st Century:

From Pencils to Pixels: Documentary

What makes a pencil line become a character?

The year is 2003, Disney were about to release Pixar’s ‘Finding Nemo’, and broadcaster Alan Yentob sets his task of celebrating the phenomena of the animated feature film on his arts show ‘Imagine’, and attempts to evaluate the argument set by Pixar’s “Toy Story”, of whether there was a future for traditional animated techniques in the age of computer and digital imaging.

(C) BBC 2003
Original Airdate: 10th December 2003