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Animation

The rapid showing of still pictures (especially drawings) such that they appear to be moving. In the United States, animation in television and movies has historically been designed to appeal mainly to children, which may affect what commercials are broadcast in their timeslots.
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Screened in French, "Coco" is an animated film of 1h40mn whose French release is scheduled for November 29 by the distributor "The Walt Disney Company France".
The Apsa website describes 'Manang Biring' as 'poignant yet surprisingly funny a heartfelt animated film for adults.
This group structure helps to introduce all the components necessary for the creation of an animated film.
Deborah Cook, a costume designer and puppet modeler who worked on "The Boxtrolls," thinks animated films also face another problem: They're seen as a newer art form and some voters might not be as familiar with how they're produced.
The title of Abdessemed's exhibition, "Holidays," offers a potential pathway through his protean work: Religious themes are omnipresent here but lodge in the prosaic dimension of daily gestures, as in the animation of a woman in prayer, Les Douleurs de ma mere (The Sorrows of My Mother; all works 2005), and of decoration (the animated film, God Is Design, sets motifs borrowed from various types of religions to the rhythm of Arabic-Andalusian music).
This universe is the basis for Robots, an animated film created by Blue Sky Studios, the makers of Ice Age.
The two animated films are considered serious contenders for the Japanese film in the Oscars, whose nominations will be narrowed down Feb.
His animated films are unusually searching, conceptually and formally complex, while his unique methods of production are far removed from those employed by industrial and art animators alike.
McCay also inspired later moviemakers with his animated films, including Little Nemo (1911); Gertie the Dinosaur (1914); Jersey Skeeters, (1916); The Sinking of the Lusitania (1918), probably the first feature-length animated film; and The Dream of a Rarebit Fiend (1921).
Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID Platinum Edition commemorates the eighth release of a Walt Disney Home Entertainment Platinum Edition, the exclusive collection of some of Walt Disney's greatest animated films and is available for a limited time only.
In this encyclopedia, Webb, an animator and writer, alphabetically lists American animated films produced from 1900 to 1999.
If you want to gauge how seriously the French take their animated films, consider that they submitted "Persepolis" over live-action "La Vie en rose" in Oscar's foreign-language category.