Friday, June 22, 2012

The Genius Puppetry Behind War Horse

My wife and I just saw 'War Horse' the play here in London! The puppetry and acting performances were amazing! Every animator should go see it! Check the website to see when and where the stage production is playing: War Horse on Stage



// Handspring Puppet Company: The genius puppetry behind War Horse 

// Making War Horse - The Puppet Factory

// War Horse London 2011 company in rehearsals

// Making War Horse - Working the ears

// Making War Horse - Creating The Legs

// Making War Horse - Puppeteers Lecture at The New School

The puppets for War Horse were created by Handspring Puppet Company

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Ed Catmull on How to Be “Brave” in Today’s Hollywood

A great lecture by Ed Catmull. He talks about his contributions to 3D animation and the early days of Pixar.     (try to ignore the moderator)

View the interview here All Things D: Ed Catmul Interview 

Another great lecture:

// Ed Catmull Lecture: Keep Your Crises Small