Quotations that match 'animation'.False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.
[ Animation Decays Embraces False Friendship Gives Ivy Life New Object Ruins Supports True Walls]
When The Simpsons came around, there really was nothing else like it on TV. It's hard to imagine, but when Fox first took the plunge with it, it was considered controversial to put animation on prime time.
[ Animation Around Came Considered Controversial Else First Fox Hard Imagine Nothing Plunge Prime Put Really Simpsons Time Took Tv]
Studios have been trying to get rid of the actor for a long time and now they can do it. They got animation. NO more actor, although for now they still have to borrow a voice or two. Anyway, I find it abhorrent.
[ Abhorrent Actor Although Animation Anyway Been Borrow Find Get Got Long More Now Rid Still Studios Time Trying Two Voice]
Disney had such a hold on the mind of America-they were Adolf Hitler. The whole country thought Disney was some sort of god and that animation was some sort of pure thing for children.
[ Adolf Animation Children Country Disney God Had Hitler Hold Mind Pure Some Sort Such Thing Thought Were Whole]
In the animation world, people who understand pencils and paper usually aren't computer people, and the computer people usually aren't the artistic people, so they always stand on opposite sides of the line.
[ Always Animation Artistic Computer Line Opposite Paper Pencils Sides Stand Understand Usually World]
When an executive walked on our floor, it was at their own risk. As far as what others thought of working for me, I know I was very tough at times, and would storm down the hall after watching some bad animation from Korea. But overall, I feel we had a good time.
[ After Animation Bad Down Executive Far Feel Floor Good Had Hall Know Korea Others Our Overall Own Risk Some Storm Their Thought Time Times Tough Very Walked Watching Working Would]
I brought in the stories many times. I don't just do animation.
[ Animation Brought Just Many Stories Times]
No movement can afford to be caught in a time warp and exist in a state of suspended animation.
[ Afford Animation Caught Exist Movement State Suspended Time Warp]
Cartooning at its best is a fine art. I'm a cartoonist who works in the medium of animation, which also allows me to paint my cartoons.
[ Allows Also Animation Art Best Cartooning Cartoonist Cartoons Fine Medium Paint Which Works]
Animation had been done before, but stories were never told.
[ Animation Been Before Done Had Never Stories Told Were]
Yes, actually. Animation's a very easy thing to watch on tour.
[ Actually Animation Easy Thing Tour Very Watch Yes]
Polar Express is not an attempt to do animation. It is a technology-based film.
[ Animation Attempt Express Film Polar]
Animation is the only thing I ever wanted to do in my whole life. I have no desire for live-action or anything else.
[ Animation Anything Desire Else Ever Life Only Thing Wanted Whole]
Where as in animation you have to kind of do a series of drawings in between to complete the movement.
[ Animation Between Complete Drawings Kind Movement Series Where]
My work is so unorthodox that from one panel to the next, the drawings are completely different... totally opposed to the way of working in something like animation, where every drawing has to look like the one before.
[ Animation Before Completely Different Drawing Drawings Every Look Next Opposed Panel Something Totally Unorthodox Way Where Work Working]
My mental faculties remained in suspended animation while I obeyed the orders of the higher-ups. This is typical with everyone in the military.
[ Animation Everyone Faculties Mental Military Obeyed Orders Remained Suspended Typical While]
I usually have 10 different animation projects going at a time.
[ Animation Different Going Projects Time Usually]
What I love most about animation is, it's a team sport, and everything we do is about pure imagination.
[ Animation Everything Imagination Love Most Pure Sport Team]
Well, for one thing, the executives in charge at Cartoon Network are cartoon fans. I mean, these are people who grew up loving animation and loving cartoons, and the only difference between them and me is they don't know how to draw.
[ Animation Between Cartoon Cartoons Charge Difference Draw Executives Fans Grew How Know Loving Mean Network Only Them These Thing Up Well]
We always thought the Tom Tom Club could change to anything, but it acquired this image, which was cartoon animation and this real light-hearted dance music.
[ Acquired Always Animation Anything Cartoon Change Club Could Dance Image Light-Hearted Music Real Thought Tom Which]
I prefer that animation reach into places where live action doesn't go, and it seems like all of animation nowadays is trying to go where live action is.
[ Action Animation Go Into Live Nowadays Places Prefer Reach Seems Trying Where]
I know pretty well in the broad sense what I'm going to do, because I have to know that when we shoot the live-action, so that it'll synchronize. Then I know pretty well when I get to the animation stage, what that scene requires.
[ Animation Because Broad Get Going Know Pretty Requires Scene Sense Shoot Stage Then Well]
It just seems like the whole, overall animation world is trying to go where maybe animation doesn't belong.
[ Animation Belong Go Just Maybe Overall Seems Trying Where Whole World]
What we were in on, really, was the invention of animation.
[ Animation Invention Really Were]
Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation.
[ Animation Appreciation Communication Conceive Devised Explain Explicit Facility Makes Man Mass Means Mind Most Quick Versatile Whatever Yet]
But probably for the last ten years or so, I've been fitting in animation work into my other projects.
[ Animation Been Fitting Into Last Other Probably Projects Ten Work Years]
But the animation has become very good, and I think that a movie is not a book, and a book is not a movie.
[ Animation Become Book Good Movie Think Very]
I've always had great respect for Paddington because he is amusingly English and eccentric. He is a great British institution and my generation grew up with the books and then Michael Horden's animations.
[ Always Because Books British Eccentric English Generation Great Grew Had Institution Michael Respect Then Up]
I did what we call dry for wet effects, some of the miniatures work and two animation sequences.
[ Animation Call Did Dry Effects Sequences Some Two Wet Work]
In animation, there's this exhilarating moment of discovery when you see the film and you say, Oh THAT'S what I was doing.
[ Animation Discovery Doing Exhilarating Film Moment Oh Say See]
I love doing the voice of Batman because of the quality of the animation. The music is particularly incredible. Another bonus is getting the opportunity to work with some very respected actors who do not usually do voice work.
[ Actors Animation Another Batman Because Bonus Doing Getting Incredible Love Music Opportunity Particularly Quality Respected Some Usually Very Voice Work]
If you're sitting in your minivan, playing your computer animated films for your children in the back seat, is it the animation that's entertaining you as you drive and listen? No, it's the storytelling. That's why we put so much importance on story. No amount of great animation will save a bad story.
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The success of The Simpsons really opened doors. It showed that if you were working in animation you didn't necessarily have to be working in kids' television.
[ Animation Doors Kids Necessarily Opened Really Showed Simpsons Success Television Were Working]
Well, directing is doing the key drawings, not the key animation, mind you.
[ Animation Directing Doing Drawings Key Mind Well]
You don't have a face to work with, so your voice has to do all the work until you see the animation. So, a lot of it I had to pull back because it was too big.
[ Animation Back Because Big Face Had Lot Pull See Too Until Voice Work Your]
Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages everywhere in the world.
[ Ages Animation Bring Entertainment Everywhere Information Medium Offers Pleasure Story Telling Visual Which World]
Animation is tremendously resilient. Animation will recover, as art always recovers. There's always cycles of good art.
[ Always Animation Art Cycles Good Recover Recovers Resilient Tremendously Will]
Animation is about creating the illusion of life. And you can't create it if you don't have one.
[ Animation Create Creating Illusion Life]
When business executives are making the artistic decisions and don't understand animation, things can go awry.
[ Animation Artistic Awry Business Decisions Executives Go Making Things Understand]
So many plays with magic in them that would be a terrific invitation to an imaginative animation team.
[ Animation Imaginative Invitation Magic Many Plays Team Terrific Them Would]
I'm having the same problems today that I had when I first started, saying that outrageous adult animation works.
[ Adult Animation First Had Having Outrageous Problems Same Saying Started Today Works]
The best way for a beginner to write for animation is to closely watch animated films, then read the screenplays for them afterwards.
[ Afterwards Animated Animation Beginner Best Closely Films Read Screenplays Them Then Watch Way Write]
Depression is melancholy minus its charms - the animation, the fits.
[ Animation Charms Depression Fits Melancholy Minus]
You've got to be able to make animation for much less... Less is not the studio's way.
[ Able Animation Got Less Make Much Studio Way]
The days when you needed amazing Silicon Graphics machines to run animation software are gone now.
[ Amazing Animation Days Gone Graphics Machines Needed Now Run Silicon Software]
Because good writing in a TV cartoon is so rare, I think the animation on The Simpsons is often overlooked.
[ Animation Because Cartoon Good Often Overlooked Rare Simpsons Think Tv Writing]
What's most important in animation is the emotions and the ideas being portrayed. I'm a great believer of energy and emotion.
[ Animation Being Believer Emotion Emotions Energy Great Ideas Important Most Portrayed]
My secret ambition was always to provide music for animation films: something with an Indian theme, either a fairy tale or mythological tale or on the Krishna theme. I still have a very deep desire, but these sorts of chances don't always come.
[ Always Ambition Animation Chances Come Deep Desire Either Fairy Films Indian Krishna Music Mythological Provide Secret Something Sorts Still Tale Theme These Very]
Animation is different from other parts. Its language is the language of caricature. Our most difficult job was to develop the cartoon's unnatural but seemingly natural anatomy for humans and animals.
[ Anatomy Animals Animation Caricature Cartoon Develop Different Difficult Humans Job Language Most Natural Other Our Parts Seemingly Unnatural]
And having suffered for part of the war when I was a child. I was too young to really understand what was going on but one of my favorite pieces of animation now is that Goodbye Blue Sky in The Wall because that deals directly with that period in time.
[ Animation Because Blue Child Deals Directly Favorite Going Goodbye Having Now Part Period Pieces Really Sky Suffered Time Too Understand Wall War Young]
I miss animation very passionately. Not continuously, but every once in a while I would die to do another film.
[ Animation Another Continuously Die Every Film Miss Once Passionately Very While Would]
One of the best animated films I've seen come out of Disney was the Tarzan movie. I wasn't crazy about the story or the design on Tarzan's face, but the traditional animation was spectacular.
[ Animated Animation Best Come Crazy Design Disney Face Films Movie Out Seen Spectacular Story Tarzan Traditional]
Japanimation is a whole different art form.
[ Art Different Form Whole]
Live action writers will give you a structure, but who the hell is talking about structure? Animation is closer to jazz than some kind of classical stage structure.
[ Action Animation Classical Closer Give Hell Jazz Kind Live Some Stage Structure Talking Than Will Writers]
Animation did not become the dominant form of children's television until the '60s.
[ Animation Become Children Did Dominant Form Television Until]
Animation is the one type of movie that really does play for the entire audience. Our challenge is to make stories that connect for kids and adults.
[ Adults Animation Audience Challenge Connect Does Entire Kids Make Movie Our Play Really Stories Type]
Walt Disney had always tried to get more dimension in his animation and when I saw these tapes, I thought, This is it! This is what Walt was waiting for! But when I looked around, nobody at the studio at the time was even halfway interested in it.
[ Always Animation Around Dimension Disney Even Get Had Halfway His Interested Looked More Nobody Saw Studio Tapes These Thought Time Tried Waiting Walt]
Sure, they were simple desk lamps with only a minimal amount of movement, but you could immediately tell that Luxo Jr. was a baby, and that the big one was his mother. In that short little film, computer animation went from a novelty to a serious tool for filmmaking.
[ Amount Animation Baby Big Computer Could Desk Film Filmmaking His Immediately Jr Lamps Little Minimal Mother Movement Novelty Only Serious Short Simple Sure Tell Tool Went Were]
Animation scripts tend to be much more descriptive and are lighter on dialogue.
[ Animation Descriptive Dialogue Lighter More Much Scripts Tend]
The animation of the canvas is one of the hardest problems of painting.
[ Animation Canvas Hardest Painting Problems]
We go through, I think, six different drafts of each script. And then my shooting it is roughly, you know, fifteen percent of the total work that gets done on a show. Then it's all post-production animation after that.
[ After Animation Different Done Drafts Each Fifteen Gets Go Know Percent Post-Production Roughly Script Shooting Show Six Then Think Through Total Work]
Animation is not the art of drawings that move but the art of movements that are drawn.
[ Animation Art Drawings Drawn Move Movements]
I am an animator. I feel like I'm the manager of a animation cinema factory. I am not an executive. I'm rather like a foreman, like the boss of a team of craftsmen. That is the spirit of how I work.
[ Am Animation Animator Boss Cinema Craftsmen Executive Factory Feel Foreman How Manager Rather Spirit Team Work]
Look what Disney's done to their animation department. There wasn't an animator in charge of their animation unit!
[ Animation Animator Charge Department Disney Done Look Their Unit]