Cartoon Network USA The Digital Buzz Bulletin: Drawn: The Story Of Animation Podcast: Episode One

Cartoon Network USA The Digital Buzz Bulletin: Drawn: The Story Of Animation Podcast: Episode One

Cartoon Network USA The Digital Buzz Bulletin: Drawn: The Story Of Animation Podcast: Episode One: From The Turner USA Press Release

Cartoon Network and HowStuffWorks have teamed up for the new podcast Drawn: The Story of Animation which officially launches today.

Don’t miss the first of 11 episodes hosted by podcast veteran Holly Frey (Stuff You Missed in History Class) as she takes listeners on a time travel to explore a bit of animation’s history, and trace those roots to the stories being told by today’s artists.

Episode One: How Cartoons Get Made

Synopsis: While some technology has changed over the years, in many ways, the path from an idea to a finished cartoon has remained the same. How has animation evolved while still retaining its roots, and where will it go next?

Special Guests:

– Brian Miller (Senior Vice President, Cartoon Network Studios)
– Doc Hammer and Emmy® Award nominee Christopher McCulloch (Venture Bros.)
– Ian Jones-Quartey (OK K.O.!, Adventure Time)
– Kim Manning (Vice President, Programming, Adult Swim)
– Michael Ouweleen (co-creator, Harvey Birdman; Chief Marketing Officer, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim & Boomerang)
– Mike Lazzo (Executive Vice President & Creative Director, Adult Swim)
– Ollie Green (Producer, Robot Chicken)
– Rebecca Sugar (Emmy ® Award nominee, The New York Times Bestselling author and creator of Steven Universe)
– Rob Sorcher (Chief Content Officer, Cartoon Network Studios)
– Seth Green (Robot Chicken, Family Guy)

Cartoon Network USA The Digital Buzz Bulletin: Drawn: The Story Of Animation Podcast: Episode OneCartoon Network USA The Digital Buzz Bulletin: Drawn: The Story Of Animation Podcast: Episode One

Ian Jones-Quartey
Creator, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes

Brian Miller
Senior Vice President, CN Studios
Holly Frey
Host, HowStuffWorks

Episode One: Behind-the-Scenes Videos

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Cartoon Network And Adult Swim At Stuttgart International Trickfilm Festival 2018

Cartoon Network And Adult Swim At Stuttgart International Trickfilm Festival 2018

Cartoon Network And Adult Swim At Stuttgart International Trickfilm Festival 2018

Beginning next Tuesday (24th April) until Sunday 29th April, will be the 2018 Stuttgart International Trickfilm Festival (also known as the Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film) in Stuttgart, Germany. The festival is one of the biggest animation festivals in Europe and is a major event in the animation calendar. The festival will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year, and there’s a couple Cartoon Network/Adult Swim related events too.

Friday 27th April: TNT Comedy presents the Final Space and Adult Swim Cult Night

TNT Comedy’s Adult Swim block will be at the festival with a couple of its strangest, random and funniest shows, including Rick and Morty and Robot Chicken. The first two episodes of Final Space will be shown in a special screening, followed by a talk session with the creator of Final Space – Olan Rogers (also the voice of Gary and Mooncake) and Coty Galloway (voice of Avocato), visitors will have the exclusive opportunity to talk to Olan and Coty personally. The talk session will be followed by one more Final Space episode.

https://www.itfs.de/en/event/adult-swim-cult-night/

Saturday 28th April: Cartoon Network meets Hochschule Luzern (Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts)

Animation students from the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences – Art and Design in Switzerland showcase some idents produced for Cartoon Network. The partnership between Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Cartoon Network is now in its eighth year and it has been an opportunity for students to gain some industry experience and to demonstrate their work.

https://www.itfs.de/en/event/cartoon-network-meets-hochschule-luzern/

https://www.itfs.de/en/

Cartoon Network Studios’ We Bare Bears And Cartoon Network Latin America’s Jorel’s Brother Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network Studios' We Bare Bears And Cartoon Network Latin America's Jorel's Brother Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network Studios’ We Bare Bears And Cartoon Network Latin America’s Jorel’s Brother Selected For Annecy Animation Festival 2018 TV Films In Competition

Cartoon Network’s worldwide hit show – We Bare Bears and Cartoon Network Latin America’s and Copa Studio’s Jorel’s Brother (Original Brazilian Portuguese Title: Irmão do Jorel) have been selected to be screened and showcased at Annecy Animation Festival 2018. Both We Bare Bears and Jorel’s Brother will both take part in the TV films competition. The Annecy Animation Festival is considered to be one of the largest and influential animation industry events in the world, the festival is an opportunity for animation studios to promote their work, for broadcasters to buy new shows, for studios to seek new talent or for potential show creators to find inspiration. The festival is also one of the most important events on Cartoon Network’s yearly calendar, the festival is held every year in Annecy, France and this year, it will take place between 11th and 16th June.

The episode of We Bare Bears that will be shown at the festival is the Annie Award winning episode – “Panda’s Art”, in the episode Panda paints a portrait of Charlie for his art class and gives it to Charlie as a gift. But after an art dealer offers to buy the painting, Panda has to get it back from Charlie. The episode of Jorel’s Brother that will be shown at the festival will be “Special Eject” (Original Brazilian Portuguese Title: Eject Especial), in the episode, a giant birthday cake, a puppet and Japanese heroes invade Japan after being ejected from a VCR where they were recorded. Jorel’s brother needs to race against time to save Japan.

Best of luck to We Bare Bears creator – Daniel Chong and to his production team at Cartoon Network Studios and also to Jorel’s Brother creator Juliano Enrico, his team at Copa Studio and Cartoon Network Latin America.

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20180832

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20180882

Also, Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken is also in the “TV Films in Competition” category with their Walking Dead special – “Look Who’s Walking”, the episode is a parody of the hit horror show – The Walking Dead and is a collaboration between Robot Chicken creators Seth Green and Matthew Senreich and The Walking Dead creator/executive producer Robert Kirkman and showrunner/executive producer Scott M. Gimple. The Walking Dead’s original cast also voice act their roles in the special.

https://www.annecy.org/programme/index:film-20180814