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Laika Options ‘Goblins’ for 3D Stop-Animation Feature

The animation company behind Coraline and the upcoming ParaNorman, Laika Studios, has announced they have optioned a feature film adaptation of the book Goblins, by Philip Reeve. Animation director of The Fantastic Mr. Fox, Marc Gustafson, is set to direct the 3D stop-animation feature. (image) The children’s novel was only released in the UK on April 5th, with a release …

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Sony’s Wes Anderson TV Spot Employs Robots

Who doesn’t like tiny little stop-motion robots? They are probably the most neutral characters you can employ. They don’t have feelings, but somehow they’re cute. I am sure this is what Sony had in mind when they hired Wes Anderson to direct commercials for them. In Sony’s latest Xperia series of commercials Anderson features children’s commentary about how they believe …

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