Category: Animation

Matt Stone and Trey Parker Talk Storytelling Strategies at NYU

Posted by Anthony - October 11, 2011 - Animation, Education, Film School Matt&Trey@NYU

A few week’s back, I mentioned that South Park and Book of Mormon creators, Matt Stone and Trey Parker stopped by my workplace at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, to speak to a group of Freshmen students in our Storytelling Strategies class. (To be clear they stopped by the building and not by my [...]

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Another Dope New Animated Music Video by Benjamin Ahr Harrison

Posted by Anthony - August 9, 2011 - Animation, Indie Film Bootcamp, Instructional DVDs, Music Video SomeHungryGuy3

Check out this dope new music video by my man Benjamin Ahr Harrison whose work I’ve profiled on this blog more than once.  Ben’s diverse music video work represents the essence of the Down and Dirty DV philosophy of skills over tools to achieve superior production value. Ben is also the music video whiz kid [...]

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Cutting Edge Animation by Filmmakers Way Outside the Box

Posted by Anthony - July 20, 2011 - Animation spore_body

I just read about these guys in a NPR story and was most intrigued and impressed… Encyclopedia Pictura is an environmentally-conscious, forward-thinking, hip, young, put-ya-money-where-your-mouth-is collective of talented filmmakers that create cutting edge animated commercials, music videos and anything else that excites their imagination. Perhaps even more interesting than their work itself is their hardcore [...]

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Behind the Scenes of South Park’s Quick Turnarounds

Posted by Anthony - March 13, 2009 - Animation

Well into responsible adulthood, I am still a major fan of the animated show South Park. Yes, it’s offensive, juvenile, and occasionally grotesque, but above all- the show is a damned funny (and sometimes even deeply reflective) running commentary on some of the biggest and most contraversial cultural issues affecting the country. With regards to [...]

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Animation Block Party – July 25-27

Posted by Anthony - July 25, 2008 - Animation, Events, Film Festivals

Since, I’m started on an animation kick last post, I might as well follow it up with an animation festival. And not just any animation festival. This one is more like a party…actually it IS an animation party right here in our very own quaint little village of Brooklyn, NY. To be specific, I’m talking [...]

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