The Animation Podcast Ep. 58: CARS 3, SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE, MOANA

Cars 3 and Smurfs: The Lost Village

The Animation Podcast Ep. 58

The Animation Podcast is a weekly podcast news show that looks into the latest news in the animation industry, hosted by FilmBook, created and narrated by FilmBook author Mathieu Brunet a.k.a. AniMat from the ElectricDragon505 YouTube channel. Music provided by Chris Holland.

In this episode, The Animation Podcast examines (the highlights):

  • The full trailers of Cars 3 and Smurfs: The Lost Village have been released
  • The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced shortlist of films to be nominated for Best Animated Short
  • Jayme Gordon was convicted for wire fraud and perjury because he lied about creating the concept of Kung Fu Panda
  • PlayStation Japan streamed the first nine minutes of The Last Guardian
  • Mat’s Pick of the Week: Do the trailers of films by Walt Disney Animation Studios reflect well on the movies themselves?

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The Animation Podcast Ep. 58


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Mathieu Brunet

My name is Mathieu Brunet (it's French) and I have been an independent film critic for the past 5 years. My passion is animation and I've been writing and making my own video reviews of animated features on my YouTube channel (ElectricDragon505), which now has about 55,000 subscribers, housing videos with total views over 20,000,000. I am the creator of Electric Dragon Productions which includes AniMat's Reviews and AniMat's Classic Reviews.

  • Dave 52

    Honestly, If Smurfs: The Lost Village is more Storks and less Trolls or Angry Birds than that is perfectly fine.

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