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1. ‘Waves ’98′ Beats Out Live-Action Shorts For Cannes Palme d’Or

An animated project wins the top short film prize at Cannes.

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2. Mad Max: Fury Road

Before I start talking about Mad Max: Fury Road, I should probably say that I haven't seen any of the other films in the Mad Max series, and that I'm not feeling a particular need to catch myself up.  This should not be taken as a criticism of Fury Road, which is indeed as brilliant and exhilarating as advertized, and whose gorgeous, pulse-pounding action scenes put the rest of Hollywood's

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3. Watch ‘I Am Super,’ A Short-Form Superhero Satire Series from France

A Vin Diesel-voiced superhero is here to dish out justice. With his fists.

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4. John Dilworth Brings Back ‘The Dirdy Birdy’

The creator of "Courage the Cowardly Dog" is reviving his earlier cult character, Purdy the Dirdy Birdy.

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5. Paul Driessen Q&A: “I Don’t Look Back”

The great Dutch shorts director turns 75 years old today and he's not slowing down one bit.

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6. Don Hertzfeldt’s ‘World of Tomorrow’ Tops SXSW Animation Category

A full list of animation winners from SXSW in Austin, Texas.

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7. Tim Reckart Aims High For Online Release of ‘Head Over Heels’

The Oscar-nominated director speaks to Cartoon Brew about making an "online DVD."

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8. Tonko House to Turn ‘The Dam Keeper’ into a Feature Film

The Oscar-nominated short is also getting a graphic novel series.

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9. Sascha Ciezata Uses Instagram To Serialize His Short ‘Heart of Darkness’

Los Angeles-based animator Sascha Ciezata reimagines Joseph Conrad’s 'Heart of Darkness' as a mixed-media serialized animated short on Instagram.

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10. SXSW 2015: Animation Shorts Lineup Announced

SXSW has announced the animated film selections for their upcoming edition, which will take place in Austin, Texas next month.

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11. Coherence

The second stop in my short trip through 2014's lesser-known genre filmmaking is James Ward Byrkit's Coherence.  Which turned out to be fortuitous, as the comparison between Coherence and The One I Love revealed some interesting similarities, as well as telling differences.  On the surface level, the two films feel very different--The One I Love is intimate and tightly focused, while Coherence is

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12. The One I Love

I wrote some half dozen full-length film reviews in 2014, and looking back, almost every one of them revolves around the theme of how difficult it is to find genuinely intelligent, thoughtful SF movies.  "Intelligent," in this context, means a willingness to engage with the SFnal tropes that drive a story, to explore their implications on the film's characters or even its world, instead of

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13. Greg McLeod On ’365′ and Why He Animated One Second A Day For A Whole Year

Cartoon Brew speaks to director Greg McLeod about "365," a new short with an unusual concept.

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14. JibJab’s Year in Review: ’2014, You Are History!

Venice, California-based animation and digital media studio JibJab has delivered another winning year-in-review short.

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15. Moonbot Reveals Trailer for Annie-Nominated Short ‘The Raven’

Moonbot has released a trailer for its new short "The Raven."

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16. ‘Frozen Fever’ Short Will Debut in Front of ‘Cinderella’

The animated short "Frozen Fever" will open in theaters on March 13, 2015, in front of Disney’s live-action Cinderella.

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17. 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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18. The Making of ‘The Bigger Picture’ with Animator Chris Wilder

We go behind-the-scenes of the Oscar-shortlisted "The Bigger Picture" with animator Chris Wilder.

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19. Tomorrow in NYC: An Evening with the National Film Board of Canada

Tomorrow night in Manhattan, the National Film Board of Canada will present its latest films.

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20. Great Animated Short Made Entirely with Still Photographs

Adding movement to photographs is a very common technique nowadays, but Bennie Melwin's "Putin Depardieu Love Story" pushes the technique one step further than most, resulting in some fantastically creepy and funny animation.

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21. Try Watching 2 Minutes of DreamWorks’ Unwatchable ‘Rocky & Bullwinkle’ Short

A two-minute clip from "Another Fine Moose You’ve Gotten Me Into, or The Man In The Iron Moose!" directed by Gary Trousdale at DreamWorks Animation.

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22. Bill Plympton’s Animated Films Will Finally Be Available Online

Indie American animation legend Bill Plympton, whose films have been officially unavailable on the Internet for the past decade, has reached a deal with Shorts International to make his extensive body of self-produced work available to online audiences.

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23. Oscars 2015: Best Animated Short Film Contenders

Cartoon Brew looks at some of the likely contenders in the Oscar race for this year's best animated short film.

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24. ‘Poet Anderson: The Dream Walker’ Trailer

We don't often post trailers for animated shorts, but the 2-minute teaser for "Poet Anderson: The Dream Walker" has attracted a lot of attention over the past few days, and deservedly so.

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25. 10 Animated Shorts Make the 2014 Oscar Shortlist

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced this afternoon the list of 10 animated shorts which will advance in the voting process for this year's Academy Awards.

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