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Animation

Jerry Garcia (Drawn for Radio.com by Max Werkmeister)

Radio.com Minimation: Jerry Garcia Remembers ‘The Grateful Dead Movie’

Taken from a 1977 interview with Jerry Garcia discussing ‘The Grateful Dead Movie’

05/02/2014

KPIX 5 reporter Joe Vazquez took this picture of State Sen. Leland Yee leaving the San Francisco federal courthouse after being indicted on March 26, 2014. (CBS)

Leland Yee, ‘Shrimp Boy’ Reach International Scandal Milestone With Taiwanese Animation Parody

Much has been made of the Holywood-like drama circling around the indictment of now-suspended State Senator Leland Yee, but it appears folks in Taiwan are way ahead of Tinseltown in getting the story on screen.

03/28/2014

EMERYVILLE (CBS SF/AP) - Pixar's "Brave" first feature with a strong female character at its center. And while it's not among the animation powerhouse's best films from a storytelling perspective, it is undeniably beautiful. Among its more appealing visual elements is the wild mane of long, red curls on the head of Scottish princess Merida.So that got us thinking about other famous redheads. There are so many to choose from, so here is a sampling...(credit: Disney/Pixar)

Pixar Courageously Breaks From The Princess Stereotype With ‘Brave’

Emeryville-based Pixar Studios has a “Brave” princess as their leading lady and features the voices of Emma Thompson, Billy Connolly and Kelly McDonald…

06/23/2012

Johnny Depp voices the character "Rango" (Photo credit by Paramount Studios)

‘Rango’ ‘Puss In Boots’ & ‘Cars 2′ Earn Annie Nominations

Among the movies competing for Best-Animated Film at Hollywood’s Annie Awards, the Bay Area developed films include…

12/05/2011

Jackie Hollywood On The 'Puss In Boots' Red Carpet

Jackie Hollywood On The ‘Puss In Boots’ Red Carpet

Jackie Hollywood of 99.7 Now attended the Red Carpet Premiere of ‘Puss In Boots’ at the Westfield Centre in San Francisco and got to chat with the stars…

10/20/2011

First Look At Pixar's 'Brave'

First Look At Pixar’s ‘Brave’

The Emeryville based studio is offering audiences right before the film the first teaser trailer of “Brave,” its upcoming 13th animated feature…

CBS San Francisco–06/23/2011

This image, from Pixars Cars 2, showcases the reflectivity effects that the studio created for the new film. Here, we see Lightning McQueen reflecting the lights of Tokyo. (Photo credit by Disney/Pixar)

New Technology Revs Up Pixar’s ‘Cars 2′

We all know what the reflections off cars or the roiling of the ocean are supposed to look like. So if you are tempted to believe that what you’ll see in “Cars 2″ proves that Pixar…

CBS San Francisco–06/21/2011

Pixar's 'Cars 2' Goes Global

Pixar’s ‘Cars 2′ Goes Global

Disney-Pixar’s beloved ‘Cars’ characters vroom back around the track for their highly anticipated sequel. Watch the movie preview here…

CBS San Francisco–03/08/2011

Xtranormal cartoon-making tool, The Suitz

San Francisco-Based Xtranormal Stops Giving Free Cartoon Tools

San Francisco-based animation website Xtranormal — whose cartoon-making tools have spawned viral videos of cuddly puppies debating such topics as quantitative easing and the iPhone in stilted monotones — is no longer offering free, unlimited use of its tools.

CBS San Francisco–12/27/2010

Pixar Celebrates 25 Years of Animation

Pixar Celebrates 25 Years Of Animation

“Computers don’t create computer animation any more than a pencil creates pencil animation. What creates computer animation are artists”

CBS San Francisco–12/16/2010