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In Defense of the Golden Rule: “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs”

Not since the early days of October have I taken up my aegis to defend the Golden Rule. For you newbies, the Golden Rule (in regards to storytelling) is the notion that your characters must be more interesting than the world they inhabit. 1,045 more words

The Hobbit

100 films in één jaar - update november

Het einde van het jaar komt steeds dichterbij en zo wordt de druk op mijn voornemen, 100 films kijken in één jaar, alleen maar groter. Deze druk begon ik steeds meer te voelen in november en elk stukje vrije tijd werd dan ook al snel opgevuld met een film. 1,053 more words


Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs - Early Animation Test

Sony released on their YouTube page what seems to be a very early proof of concept test for Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs. It’s fun to see what other directions they were researching in the early production process and how much has changed.


Review: Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

Bright with a Chance of Excellence

While I can’t say I’ve actually ever encountered Judi and Ron Barrett’s 1978 children’s book that inspired this film, I can attest to the fact that this CG-animated masterpiece hits all the right notes when it comes to competing in the arena established by companies like Pixar and DreamWorks. 493 more words


Pre-PiBo Day 6: Dianne de Las Casas and The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Title

by Dianne de Las Casas

I am the founder of Picture Book Month and it starts tomorrow, November 1. The website, PictureBookMonth.com, features essays from thought leaders in the children’s literature community. 957 more words

Picture Books


I cannot express exactly how much I love watching title sequences ever since this week’s digital media lecture. Honestly at this point I feel so inspired and motivated to do great things. 522 more words