Drawing Little Comfort – Animators Brooding

“These are anxious times for film animators, whose business is being roiled by layoffs, new technology and tension between the industry’s longtime leader, the Walt Disney Company, and its upstart partner, Pixar Animation Studios. Computer technology is the essence of both the creative and production process of every movie. Those are not soothing words to traditional animators, who have watched jobs dwindle in the wake of computer techniques.”