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  • A Guide to Demo Reel Reviews at Animation Conventions
    By: Animation Mentor

    Jun
    2018
    28
    ShawnKellyReel

    Heading to CTN—or any other convention—this year with your demo reel in tow? First, read these pro tips on what to bring, how to get your reel reviewed, and more from some of our own mentors and reel reviewers who have seen it al!


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  • Meet the Annie Award-Nominated Horizon Zero Dawn Animators from Animation Mentor!
    By: Animation Mentor

    Jan
    2018
    31
    HorizonZero

    Horizon Zero Dawn is one of our favorite games of 2017—and of all time! So, we were ecstatic when we heard that three Animation Mentor alumni were nominated for Annie Awards for working on the game! We’d already caught up with rock star Guerrilla Games animator Niek Neervens, so this time chatted with Peer Lemmers and Richard Oud to learn more about their experiences. Without further ado, meet some of the incredible Annie-nominated animators behind Horizon Zero Dawn!


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  • Classic Villains of Animated Christmas Specials: Ranked
    By: Animation Mentor

    Dec
    2017
    06
    Snow Monster

    How do these yuletide bad guys hold up under actual scrutiny? Are they really bad or just Christmas-special bad? Who is the naughtiest on the naughty list? We took a look at the villains from 5 classic animated Christmas specials to see how they stack up. Spoiler Alert: These cartoons are WAY darker than you remember. You have been warned.


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  • Laika Showcases Behind-the-Scenes Magic in New Exhibit
    By: Malana McFarlen

    Dec
    2017
    04
    BoxTrolls

    Good friend of Animation Mentor Malana McFarlen visited the Portland Art Museum last week to see an exhibit on the work of stop-motion animation studio Laika! Luckily she was able to snap some photos and tell us a little about the experience—in case you can’t make it out to Portland. If you can, seems like it’s definitely worth a visit! Here are some highlights.


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