Social media has led to an explosion of indie artists in genres like graphic illustrations, comics and cartoons. You can find them on all kinds of platforms, including Tumblr, Twitter and Facebook, but we think their incredible work is best viewed on Instagram, the most image-based platform. Here are some of our favourites!
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Warner Bros. Animation has announced that it will create a new series of short-form cartoons starring the beloved Looney Tunes characters.
Looney Tunes Cartoons will feature the likes of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig and other characters. The shorts will start coming out next year, “distributed across multiple platforms – including digital, mobile and broadcast,” according to WB Animation.
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Formed in 1939, the National Film Board of Canada has been bringing the work of great Canadian filmmakers to the world.
They are responsible for some of the most politically incisive and socially impactive documentaries of the 20th century, their initiatives to create programs for indigenous filmmakers has helped to promote diversity in the arts, and their influence on the technology of medium is immeasurable.
But, more importantly, they produce cartoons.
Full Story: 7 NFB Movies That Prove Canada Is An Animation Powerhouse | Cultured Vultures
While Disney had Mickey Mouse and his friends and Warner Bros. had Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes cast, Hanna-Barbera Productions had its own prolific stable of beloved television and cartoon characters spanning the decades.Check out our slideshow to learn a bit more about the founders of the company and then check out our list highlighting some of the most popular and interesting characters and cartoons from your childhood.
Full Story: Hanna-Barbera’s 60th anniversary: From ‘Flintstones’ to ‘Powerpuff Girls,’ a retrospective of 60+ cartoons from your childhood | cleveland.com
A group of Pakistani illustration designers and conceptual comic artists have come together to use their art to produce comics and animated videos for a local audience with the purpose of addressing issues that challenge the society they live in.CFx Comics is working on communication messaging through comics and animations focusing on social issues.
Full article: CFx Comics: Animating for a cause one issue at a time – Pakistan – Dunya News