Sylvain Chomet is quite the iconoclast, I'm led to believe. He's definitely made a strong personal impression upon The Simpsons for this new couch gag.
Last week, I brought you the news that The illusionist's animation director, Paul Dutton, is working on his debut film as director. Now it's time for me to run the rest of what Paul told me, most of which is about The Illusionist, and the process of bringing it to life. We do address some […]
Here's a little tease, ahead of my full interview with Paul Dutton, the director of animation on the handsome Oscar nominated toon, The Illusionist. As well as discussing the ins and outs of bringing The Illusionist to life, our conversation also turned to Dutton's next project. He's in the early stages of work on another […]
Here's a whole gravel pit of smaller stories, with a few bigger chunks tossed in for good measure. I was suffering somewhat yesterday, so I start today playing catch up. But catch up we will, beginning right now. And it's always good to have somewhere for the fiddly stuff I just couldn't crack over the […]
Animator Victor Ens has posted videos of some of his fine, fine work on Sylvain Chomet's The Illusionist. These pretty much speak for themselves. Gorgeous. And here's some of his "workings out", from his blog: