Friday, February 28, 2014
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Stripped is a full-length documentary on the world’s best
cartoonists, featuring the first-ever recorded interview with Bill
Watterson. The film explores the art of the comics strip, the
cartoonists behind your favorite strips, and where the art form goes as
As a HUGE Bill Watterson fan, this is really exciting news.
Click below for the trailer:
It stands a
little way off the loneliest reach of the Marshall and Harriston road, in an opening which was once a farm and is still
disfigured with strips of rotting fence and half covered with brambles overrunning a stony and sterile soil long
unacquainted with the plow.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
LIFE AFTER PI is a short documentary about Rhythm & Hues Studios,
the L.A. based Visual Effects company that won an Academy Award for its
groundbreaking work on "Life of Pi" -- just two weeks after declaring
bankruptcy. The film explores rapidly changing forces impacting the
global VFX community and the Film Industry as a whole.
A Face Off-like series on SyFy with a Henson spin to it. Premieres on March 25th.
Been loving Face Off this season, so I hope this is more of the same. And it has a Halloween prop feel to it.
Click below for a trailer:
Saw these on Halloweenforum.com.
Rather than using those small silver disc batteries that don't last very long, they've been adapted to use AAA batteries. A great idea.
They were used in this display: