animation animation  /ˌæ nə ˈmeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the condition of living or the state of being alive
  2. (n) the property of being able to survive and grow
  3. (n) quality of being active or spirited or alive and vigorous
  4. (n) the activity of giving vitality and vigour to something
  5. (n) the making of animated cartoons
  6. (n) general activity and motion

Usage(s):

  1. Koji Yamamura is a lone wolf in the world of assembly-line animation.
  2. So do other studio heads, who can be stirred to animation animus when they shiver in the shadow of the cartoon colossus.
  3. Miyazaki was not the founding father of Japanese animation.

News

  1. Animation Studio Bento Box Enters Original Programming, Taps Mike Clements To Run It

    EXCLUSIVE : Primetime television animation studio Bento Box Entertainment , which provides animation for such series as Fox’s Bob Burgers and Comedy Central’s Brickleberry , is expanding its business into developing and producing original animated content. The company, founded in 2009 by Mark McJimsey, Joel Kuwahara and Scott Greenberg, has formed Creative Development and Original Programing ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

  2. DreamWorks Animation to produce original content for Netflix

    DreamWorks Animation has signed a multi-year deal with Netflix to produce original content for the streaming video service. ..
    on June 20, 2013     Source: News 10 NBC Rochester

  3. DreamWorks Animation CEO Says TV Will Give Revenue Boost

    DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (DWA) , maker of the “Madagascar” movies, will gain $100 million in revenue from TV production this year, Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Katzenberg said, as it lessens its dependence on films.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

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Quotes

  1. "His ideas were way beyond what was being done in Hollywood. He kept pushing the technology of animation and that is something that at Pixar we've always been doing as well," notes Lasseter, chief creative officer of Pixar and Disney Animation...
    on Jun 22, 2009 By: John Lasseter Source: USA Today

  2. Jolie said, "I was really surprised that I felt exposed. There are certain moments where I actually felt shy - and called home, just to explain that the fun movie I had done that was a digital animation was, in fact, a little different than we...
    on Nov 5, 2007 By: Angelina Jolie Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "As a person who knows absolutely nothing about animation, I am thrilled to be in such great hands over at Nickelodeon. I can't wait to find out how they make those cool little people move around," says Poehler.
    on Dec 28, 2006 By: Amy Poehler Source: SunJournal.com (subscription)

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