“I’m gonna scare circles around you this year!” - Mike Wazowski
The story of the Boston Tea Party – including how the actual “tea” part came to be – animated.
Bob Godfrey, who has died aged 91, was the godfather of British animation.
Celebrated for short films including the initially banned
Kama Sutra Rides Again (1972)
and the Oscar-winning Great (1975)
as well as his children’s TV series Roobarb (1974),narrated by Richard Briers,
and the Bafta-winning Henry’s Cat (1982-93), narrated by Bob, himself.
Christmas Time in South Park
(2000) TV-MA [7 Episodes]
Mr. Hankey the Christmas Poo, Charles Manson and Satan appear in this compilation of episodes from the irreverent series to help Kyle, Kenny, Stan and Eric learn the true meaning of Christmas.
8.9/10 - IMDB (Series)
Crystal CG has created a suitably ice-cool animated intro sequence for events at the London 2012 Olympic Velodrome, set to a specially-composed Chemical Brothers track. This sums up the energy and the high-velocity drama of the track cycling events exactly. Can’t stop watching it.
Are animated fonts the future of type?
Animography is a collection of animated typefaces by Jeroen Krielaars that can be licensed as you would any other. And while we all have our stereotypes of what animated text can be—local commercials of monster truck rallies come to mind—they’re a far cry from the hokey flaming letters of LiveType. Instead, Krielaars has constructed what might be called “classic” animated glyphs for words that could look as professional in print as they do in video.
Here’s the new deadmau5 video, which appeared online today. The dreamy animated film is dedicated to the American science fiction writer Ray Bradbury, who died earlier this month. CS