Tagged With: Politics
Metaverse Musings with Alvin Wang Graylin
Catch You on the Flip Side
Metaverse = Multiverse
Has China Jumped the Shark?
Streaming into the South China Sea
Did ‘The Simpsons’ Once Again Predict the Future?
The iconic series, known for its uncanny prescience, showed Lisa Simpson succeeding Donald Trump as President back in a 2000 episode… wearing an outfit eerily similar to VP Kamala Harris’ inauguration suit and pearls.
‘Trump Bites’ Series 2 Returns Deep Inside the U.S. President’s Mind
New set of viral, satirical shorts once again dives into Trump’s fevered psyche; animated by Bill Plympton and Leah Shore, the Webby-winning series, produced by Billy Shebar and David Roberts, riffs on actual audio clips.
The Sun Rises
Marge Simpson Shares a Profound Message for Trump Campaign's Jenna Ellis
As teased yesterday by ‘The Simpsons’ producer James L. Brooks, animation’s most famous suburban housewife, in a beautifully ‘Marge Simpson’ manner, took to video this morning with her thoughts about being dissed by the legal advisor.
Stay Calm and Keep Animating
The New Normal
Small Fish in a Big Pond
Disney Fires ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Director James Gunn
Outspoken Trump critic Gunn exits the Marvel Studios franchise in the wake of controversial tweets unearthed by conservative groups.
Bill Plympton Takes A Bite Out of Trump with New Web Series
New York Times debuts ‘Trump Bites’ web series using real audio clips as the basis of surreal animations that capture Trump's paranoia, narcissism, and xenophobia.
China's Changing Game
Animators Unearthed - Stefan Schabenbeck
Every Monday, Chris Robinson serves up Animators Unearthed, a brief introduction to prominent and not-so-prominent indie animators.
Cheer and Loathing in Animation: Episode VII - Non-Absorbing?
Every Friday Chris Robinson unleashes some freewheeling cheer or loathing on the animation community to be mused, countered, or disregarded. It’s your call.
Report from the Future: VR Market Soars During Trump Presidency
In a special report from April 1, 2018, harsh realities spur virtual escapism in a post-truth society.
Keep it in Motion: Classic Animation Revisited - Phil Mulloy's 'The Chain'
Each week AWN’s Chris Robinson takes a look at films from animation’s past. This week he takes a look at a short and timely film from the always biting and controversial Phil Mulloy.