Pixar Short ‘Out’ On Disney+ Features Animation Studio’s First Gay Main Character

Out, a short film from Pixar Animation Studios streaming on Disney+, features Pixar’s first gay main character. The 9-minute film debuted Friday as one of seven films in the studio’s SparkShorts program. SparkShorts aims to “discover new storytellers, explore new … Read more…

Disney has free animation classes online—and drawing can help you relax and focus during the pandemic

Disney has free drawing classes on YouTube that teach you how to doodle your favorite characters, right from the pros. Studies suggest it could help with stress, sadness and concentration amid Covid-19. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Charades Scores Flurry of Sales Across Prestige Animation Slate (EXCLUSIVE)

Charades, the Paris-based sales company behind the Oscar-nominated “I Lost My Body” and “Mirai,” has closed a raft of deals on high-profile animated features, including “Little Nicholas” and “Marona’s Fantastic Tale.” Anca Damian’s “Marona’s Fantastic Tale,” which world premiered in … Read more…

The Creators of Bojack Horseman on Pushing the Limits of Adult Animation Even Further With Undone

Over its five seasons, Netflix’s Bojack Horseman has become one of the darkest and saddest shows on television. There are divorces, betrayals, heavy bouts of depression, drug overdoses and dementia; one Emmy-nominated episode features the main character eulogizing his mother … Read more…