The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast (animation)

Tom and Tony have the honor of speaking with the artist that many environmental artists of this era are influenced by: Paul Felix.  The "Bros who knows" uncover a never before reveled truth about this humble artist: without him TWO Disney feature films may never have been made! Find out why and which ones on this episode of the Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast!

The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books & SketchWallet!

Direct download: The_Paul_Felix_Interview_Regular_Edition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 9:57pm CST

Find out how and why the great CTN Animation Expo came about when the Bancrofts talk with its’ founder Tina Price.  She is a pioneer in so many ways - including being an early adopter of CG animation at Disney Feature Animation. Find out what drives Tina on this episode of BBAP!

The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books & SketchWallet!

Direct download: TheTinaPriceInterviewRegularEdition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 7:23pm CST

Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast #56 - The Joe Moshier Interview 

It’s a funky fly fresh podcast when the B-Boys talk character design with the amazing Joe Moshier.  DJ Joe spins some truths about designing characters for Disney and Dreamworks - including finally answering the question: who designed Kronk!    

Direct download: TheJoeMoshierInterviewRegularEdition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 8:38pm CST

The Bancroft Bros are fortunate to have the lovely Brittney Lee, character/ concept designer at Disney Feature Animation, on the show!  Brittney talks about her love of character creation, what got her into Disney animation when she was young, and her - wait - is she crying again?  Find out what the fuss is about in another great BBros podcast! 

Direct download: TheBrittneyLeeInterviewRegularEdition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 7:36pm CST

The Bancroft Bros find out how to go from inbetweener on “Hercules” to show creator of a popular Disney TV series - all in this interview with the amazing Sam Levine, creator of Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero.

Direct download: TheSamLevineInterviewRegularEdition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 6:25pm CST

Welcome to the Kubo and the Two Twins discussion with director and Laika CEO Travis Knight!  Travis opens up about the massive amount of work and family connections involved in making Laika’s EPIC stop motion masterpiece, “Kubo and the Two Strings”.   Sit tight and enjoy this podcast - one frame at a time!

The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books & SketchWallet!

Direct download: TheTravisKnightKuboInterviewRegularEdition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 7:55pm CST

What’s it like to be one of the top character designers at Disney Feature Animation on films like Tangled, Wreck it Ralph and more?  Tony takes it solo for a trip to Korea and the chance to sit with character designer Jin Kim at his new animation studio.  Find out how he got to Disney, why he left and what he’s doing now!

Direct download: TheJinKimInterviewRegularEdition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 9:59pm CST

Were you one of the millions of kids that grew up watching “The Proud Family” TV series on the Disney Channel in the 90s?  If so, you’re in for a great show with series creator Bruce Smith.  Find out why Robin Williams called him “the Animator” and why the animation world looks up to Bruce Smith! 

The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books!

Direct download: TheBruceSmithInterviewRegularEdition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 8:31pm CST

Animation Podcast #50- Anniversary Episode with guest host Shane Sowell   

The Bancroft Brothers have a very special 50th podcast celebration with guest co-host and Patreon winner Shane Sowell!  Shane turns things around and interviews the Bancrofts about the show, their careers, and advice for listeners.

The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books!

Direct download: 50thEpisodeSpeicalShortEdition.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 8:36pm CST

The Bancroft Brothers explore the new documentary Life, Animated, the heartwarming story of how a family used Disney animated films as a basis to communicate with their child who was silenced by autism at an early age.  The Bancroft Brothers are honored to have star Owen Suskind and Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Suskind on this episode.

Direct download: TheLifeAnimatedInterviewShortVersion.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 6:35pm CST