The Most Visually Beautiful Animated Films: 26-21

It’s been awhile hasn’t it? Though I am not quite done with my Avatar posts, I wanted to continue with the top 51 most beautiful animated films. The movies will not be listed in chronological order, rather, they will be placed depending on my opinion. If I have missed any films feel free to tellContinue reading “The Most Visually Beautiful Animated Films: 26-21”

My Favorite Movies: 20-11

We are now coming to the point where animation starts overwhelming live-action. Three of the films are Hayao Miyazaki masterpieces. Hopefully, this list is enlightening for you and for me. 20. Anastasia (1997) This movie came out when I was six or seven years old. I loved it and even had a Barbie doll forContinue reading “My Favorite Movies: 20-11”

Month of Art: Day 18, Art of Yuki Urushibara 

    Many apologies for how long it took to write this. My mind has gone in too many directions lately. Yuki Urushibara, born in 1974, has won multiple awards for her manga series Mushishi (1999-2008) including the Excellence award at the Japan Media Arts Festival and the Kodansha Manga Award in 2006. Her art styleContinue reading “Month of Art: Day 18, Art of Yuki Urushibara “

Memorable Moments in Animation: Character Design 40-31

 (Concept art done by Kathy Zielinski, Frollo) Here are my next ten favorite character designs. Again, this is a list not about whether I like their personalities or emotional depth (though their design plays a heavy role in this). There are some characters I love in films, like Hiccup, but can’t stand the way they wereContinue reading “Memorable Moments in Animation: Character Design 40-31”