The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast

In this episode, the Bancroft Brothers speak with legendary animator and character
designer Dan Haskett! They talk about his stellar career and Dan addresses his
thoughts on the #BlackLivesMatter movement and how much we still need to see its
effects in animation!

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Direct download: BBPod_DanHaskett_BLM_Libsyn.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

In this episode the twins answer the question- once and for all- that they get more than
any other: “How do I get into Disney?” Find out what it takes to win the gold medal of
animation: a job at Disney!

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Direct download: Ep._152_How_to_get_into_Disney_Libsyn_FINAL.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 4:50pm PDT

In this episode the Bancroft twins speak with Disney storyboard artist Donna Lee! Find out what it’s like to help shape the stories that will define the childhoods of a generation!

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Direct download: episode_151_-_Donna_Lee___LibsynFINAL.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 11:26am PDT

It’s the big 1-5-0 episode of the podcast and the Bancroft brothers are Hashing IT Out - they tell some of their favorite Disney Animation stories!  Favorite celebrity they’ve met? Hardest scene to animate? Hidden Disney images in the films? Find out in this episode! 

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Direct download: Ep150_HashItOut_DisneyStories_TOAPPROVE.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:57am PDT

In this special episode, the Bancroft bros talk to fellow twin animation artists Sergio and Edgar Martins- both of whom worked on Netflix’ fantastic “Klaus” animated feature film! What’s it like being twin artists? Twin to twin we compare notes.

 

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Direct download: BBPod_TheMartinTwins_Libsyn.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00pm PDT

In this episode the brothers interview the talented character designer behind the hit Netflix film “KLAUS” – Torsten Schrank! Find out how to stay fresh when you have to design- literally- hundreds of characters for a feature film and what his day to day was like on KLAUS.

 

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Direct download: BBPod_Torsten_Schrank_Final.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 11:00pm PDT

Join the Bancroft Brothers as they get to know Kris Pearn, the creative genius behind the “Cloudy with A Chance of Meatballs” films as well as the new Netflix original film “The Willoughbys “!  Kris talks about the things he’s learned along the way that make him the perfect director for this unique new film!

 

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Direct download: BBpod__Kris_Pearn_Willoughby_FINAL.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 11:04pm PDT

In this episode, Los Hermanos Bancroft speak with some old Disney friends – Director/ animator Aaron Blaise and Concept artist/ Art Director Armand Serrano – about working from home as an artist. Find out how our new world is making things challenging but also providing opportunities that didn’t exist before!

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Direct download: BBPod_-_142_Working_From_Home.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 11:26am PDT

In this episode, twin animators Tom and Tony Hash It Out over how the Covid-19 virus is starting to affect the animation world. Also- They share some positive news, discuss how hard it is to draw Bugs Bunny and Tony lectures Tom again.  

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Direct download: Hash_It_Out_-_Carona_FINAL.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 11:00pm PDT

In this episode, the Bancroft’s speak with author and animation historian Mindy Johnson about her book “The Women of Ink and Paint” as well as how things have changed and evolved for women in Animation through the years. Enjoy!

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Direct download: Ep.__140_-_Mindy_Johnson_Libsyn.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 9:19am PDT

This episode the Bancroft's enjoy a conversation with their good friend, Disney and Warner Brothers Animation artist Rubén Procopio!  Rubén is a multi-talented artist that sculpted the final maquettes for films like Beauty and the Beast and Aladdin, was the head of clean up in the Florida Disney studio, is a comic book artist and- well, you name it- he's done it!  Even more fascinating, find out how the Procopio family are Disney legacy!

 

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Direct download: Ep.__139_-_Ruben_Procopio.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

For this episode, The Bancroft Brothers discuss the newly released Netflix stop motion film, “A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon” with its two directors Richard Phelan & Will Becher. Straight from England, Will and Richard discuss working at the world famous Aardman Animations on a huge international property as it leaps from TV to feature films! 

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Direct download: Shaun_The_Sheep_V2.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 6:11am PDT

In this podcast, pre-recorded LIVE from CTN Animation Expo 2019,  Los Hermanos Bancroft interview two prominent social networking artists: Laura Brouwers, known as “Cyarine” online with 1.5 Mill followers and Asia Ladowska aka “ladowska” with over a million followers. They deep dive into how they became known online and ways to use social networking to make a living as an artist!  Learn from these pros some ways you can improve your presence online! 

 

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Direct download: CTN_Social_FINAL.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 2:18pm PDT

In this episode Tom and Tony dive into the subject of “tradigital” Animation and how it may be the answer to how 2D animation comes back to the big screen!  This one is for all of you that want to know what the good 2d animation apps are and how to build a virtual animation studio!  Enjoy!

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Direct download: Tradigital_BBPod_FINAL.mp3
Category:animation -- posted at: 11:00pm PDT

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