Skwigly Podcast: Rauch Bros. Animation


podcast42In the latest episode of the Skwigly Animation Podcast we take a look at the recent Oscar nominated animated shorts and features and ponder the plight of the animated sitcom. Also discussed are Mosaic Films‘ recent Animated Minds project and the value of animation as a documentary storytelling medium, for which we’re joined by Mike and Tim Rauch of Rauch Bros. Animation who recently wrapped up their contributions to the ongoing StoryCorps series, a collection of animated oral histories from around the US. The films, which have resonated with audiences worldwide, explore a wide gamut of human experience and boast an array of impressive artists including Jim Smith, Stephen deStefano and Bill Wray.

Stream the latest episode below or direct download here.

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About the Author

Ben Mitchell is a Bristol-based animation/post-production freelancer, independent director, composer and graphic novelist. As a freelancer he has produced animation work for CBeebies, Channel 4, Plymptoons, Somethin'...


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