Sat, 31 March 2012
For this special mini episode, we bring you audio straight from the Los Angeles Animation Festival (LAAF). The LAAF held a special charity screening of Brad Bird's The Iron Giant. After the screening, there was a panel discussion with Brad Bird and other crew members who worked on the film.
Moderator: Tom Sito
Thank you to one of our listeners who attended the screening and panel and recorded this for us!
To view the transcipt of the panel, click here.
Direct download: 06_The_Iron_Giant_Panel_at_the_Los_Angeles_Animation_Festival_LAAF.mp3
Category:Animation -- posted at: 2:21pm MDT
Mon, 19 March 2012
The Rotoscopers tackle their first Pixar film, Toy Story! (Because you're not an official animation podcast unless you've covered Pixar). Morgan & Chelsea share their experience of meeting Don Bluth. Also covered is the animation news for the week, the introduction of a new segment called the "Nerdy Couch Hour" and, of course, a hilarious discussion about the first CGI feature-length animated film Toy Story.
■ We have a cricket problem
Runtime: 1:13:08, 33.1 MB
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Wed, 7 March 2012
This week The Rotoscopers talk about Sony Animation's 'Surf's Up.' They also discuss the animation news, Mason chats with his friend about documentary films and, of course, lots and lots of bloopers.
- Who is Jessica Rabbit’s live action body double?
- Duke Grayson, private eye
- And the Oscar goes to….
- Mason’s segment: He discusses documentaries with his friend, Jacob Johnson
- Main discussion: Surf’s Up
- Why penguins? Why so many animated films about penguins?
- They discuss all their dreams and hope for future careers in animation
- Is it a mockumentary or a documentary?
- Arnold and the little penguins
- Authentic surf experience
- Breaking the comedic “Rule of 3”: Sideshow Bob style!
- Chicken Joe has all the answers to life’s questions
- Random trivia fact time!
- Morgan discusses her goal in life
- Chelsea teaches us about “Smile on Your Brother”
- The 4 Antagonists
- We’re split on the number of stars we give it
- Finally, we’re doing a Pixar film next week! Toy Story!
- Lots and lots of bloopers: Morgan just can’t get Chelsea’s name right, the Simpsons voice actors’ salaries, growling stomachs
Runtime: 1:04:12, 30.2 MB
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