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DreamWorks at a crossroads [10 years ago]

Discussion in 'DreamWorks' started by mreiof, Nov 4, 2013.

  1. mreiof

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    "I think the idea of a traditional story being told using traditional animation is likely a thing of the past."
    That's Jeffrey (Lion King) Katzenberg quoted in today's (7/21/03) NY Times re: the disappointing figures coming in on the Sinbad feature. Ann Daly, the head of animation for DreamWorks, said that "Sinbad," which took four years to make, would be the studio's last traditionally drawn film. It looks like J.K. is admitting that hand-drawn animation, which was his greatest gift to the world, is obsolete, or at least, economically untenable.
    That's gotta hurt.
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    I prefer the looks of older cartoons. It's very nostalgic. CGI and new animating techniques don't impress me much

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