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1. ‘Dumb Run’ by Caleb Wood

A collection of ideas too half-baked to stand alone, amassed towards no pinnacle of expression.

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2. Happy Birthday, Terry Gilliam!

A collection of animation work by Terry Gilliam on the occasion of his 74th birthday.

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3. Artist of the Day: David Rosel

Today we look at the work of David Rosel, Cartoon Brew's Artist of the Day!

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4. The Making of Glen Keane’s ‘Duet’ (Video)

Google's ATAP group has released a mini-featurette about the making of Glen Keane's short "Duet," which was released earlier this week in its intended interactive version.

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5. ‘Strange Magic’ Has Something That Resembles a Trailer

There are bad trailers, and then there's this incomprehensible thing promoting "Strange Magic," an animated feature that feels like Blue Sky's "Epic" produced by the people who made "Delgo."

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6. ‘Mouse in Transition’: Disney Dead-Ends and Lucrative Mexican Caterpillars (Chapter 12)

Steve Hulett on everything from "Winnie the Pooh and a Day for Eeyore" to "Katy Caterpillar."

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7. Cake Massacre, ‘Penguins of Madagascar’ Edition

Following the grueling completion of each DreamWorks animated feature, the company's employees engage in a ritualistic cake sacrifice ceremony.

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8. Marvel vs. Pixar: Which Acquisition Made Disney Shareholders Richer?

Business publication The Motley Fool offers an interesting assessment of which Disney acquisition—Pixar or Marvel—generates more revenue for the studio.

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9. Oscars 2014: Who Are This Year’s Visual Effects Contenders?

While the Academy still hasn't released a shortlist for the visual effects category, we identify the frontrunners in this year's Oscar race.

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10. Casper Cures All

Symptom: Children seem listless and bored. Cure: Casper

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11. Artist of the Day: Rony Hotin

Today we look at the work of Rony Hotin, Cartoon Brew's Artist of the Day!

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12. Festival Call for Entries: Annecy, Zagreb, Melbourne

Our new Animation Festival Guide is a hand-picked list of calls for entries from respected festivals around the globe. This week, we add three new calls for entries from Annecy, France; Zagreb, Croatia; and Melbourne, Australia.

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13. ‘How to Make a Paramount Record’ by Kelli Anderson and Daniel Dunnam

A handmade video that recreates the inner workings of the defunct Paramount Records factory (where records by artists like Blind Lemon Jefferson, Louis Armstrong and Charley Patton were pressed in the 1920s and '30s). The video is made entirely from paper atop a plywood set.

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14. People Can’t Stop Buying ‘Frozen’ Crap, As Long As It’s Not Anna

We often hold up box office numbers as proof of a movie's success or failure, but even for "Frozen," which is the highest-grossing animated movie of all time, its box office gross is a fraction of the merchandising revenue it has generated for the Walt Disney Company.

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15. A History of the ‘Gay Agenda’ in Animation

Bit by bit, overtly gay characters are making inroads into animation targeted primarily at children, but the fear of gay cartoon characters has existed for years.

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16. Mike Nichols, RIP

Celebrated stage and film director Mike Nichols ("Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?," "The Graduate) died yesterday at the age of 83.

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17. Disney Helped Derail DreamWorks-Hasbro Merger Talks

Troubling new details about the abruptly-halted merger talks between DreamWorks Animation and Hasbro have been revealed.

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18. Artist of the Day: Jeff Simpson

Today we look at the work of Jeff Simpson, Cartoon Brew's Artist of the Day!

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19. Interactive Version of Glen Keane’s ‘Duet’ Released

"Duet," the directorial debut of animation legend Glen Keane, has already appeared online and is a strong contender in this year's Oscar field, but it hasn't been available in its interactive format until today.

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20. ‘Soot,’ ‘Boy and the World’ Top Cinanima in Portugal

See the full list of winners from Portugal's Cinanima festival.

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21. ‘Chasing Mr. Big’ by David Calcano

Our rabid fan does anything and everything to get close to the thunderous Mr. Big!

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22. Happy 55th Birthday, Rocky & Bullwinkle

55 years ago today: "Rocky & His Friends" premiered.

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23. The Films and Comics of Kyu-Tae Lee

An appreciation of the work of Kyu-Tae Lee, a South Korean filmmaker, illustrator, and comic artist.

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24. Ed Catmull on Wage-Fixing: “I Don’t Apologize for This”

The wage-theft scheme run by big animation studios is finally receiving some mainstream media attention after a significant piece was published today by Bloomberg News.

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25. Job Openings at Giant, DePaul University, Copernicus Studios, JibJab and More

Are you hunting for a great animation job? The Cartoon Brew Job Board is the ideal place to look for your next gig.

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