Director and designer Shōji Kawamori sees hand-drawn animation going the way of noh or kabubki in Japan.
Pixar mine the theme of mortality for light-hearted frolics in this Mexican-set adventure.
There’s magic in every stop-motion frame of this miniature gem from Claude Barras and Céline Sciamma.
See Baloo, Bagheera and co come to life via the latest computer animation technology.
By Taryn McCabe
The technophobic message at the heart of this cult ’70s animation rings especially true today.
With great jokes and a subversive moral core, this animated comedy manages to have its brick-based cake and eat it.
Don’t miss this animated jukebox musical from Son of Rambow director Garth Jennings.
By Matt Turner
The recent Edge of Frame Weekender showcased bold contemporary visions and rarely seen masterpieces.
By Alexia Stam
A feisty Polynesian princess takes care of business on the high seas in this delightful animated caper.
Brit director Garth Jennings turns his hand to an eccentric animated singing competition in this utterly delightful new work.
Four amazing animators have put their own spin on Laika’s stop-motion gem.
Thirty years ago Pixar’s charming debut ushered in a new age of cinematic storytelling.
Laika Studios may have delivered their masterpiece with this staggering stop-motion fable.
By Anton Bitel
Pixar’s latest transoceanic odyssey is a pixel-perfect comedy about learning to overcome adversity and disability.
The director reveals how practical effects and a dash of magic helped bring Disney’s The Jungle Book to life.
By Matt Packer
Three self-confessed super fans of this animated classic discuss what makes it so special.
The director’s recent collaboration with Disney provides a bittersweet tang to his story of a talented cook.