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From ‘Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio’ to Wolf in ‘The Bad Guys,’ Animated Feature Contenders Talk Character Design

Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio (Netflix) The proportions of his eponymous stop-motion character are gangly and childlike, in the words of Guillermo del Toro. “They lend themselves to these sort of haphazard rhythms of walking and running that are very endearing. In his apparent simplicity, is a very complex work of design keeping those few elements […]

‘My Father’s Dragon’ Review: Classic Children’s Book Gets a Sweet Retelling

Nora Twomey of Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon brings hand-drawn 2D magic to the fantastical tale, with a voice cast led by Jacob Tremblay and Gaten Matarazzo.