The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast provides an entertaining and educational look at animation. Tom Bancroft and Tony Bancroft discuss the art and business of animation with some of the industries biggest talents from Glenn Keane to Brad Bird to Don Hahn.

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Animation Podcast #71 – Branding Yourself and Your Art with Jake Parker

The Bancroft Brothers sit down and discuss the topic of Branding Yourself and your Art with master artist/brander Jake Parker.  Jake discusses the secrets of using the Internet to get you and your artwork noticed!  Jake Parker has worked on everything from animated films to comics to picture books.  His clients have included  Blue Sky Studios, [...]

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Animation Podcast #70 – Animated by Faith: Glen Keane

In our second interview with the legendary animator Glen Keane, the Bancroft’s reveal a side of Glen you haven’t heard of before.  What drives Glen to create the passionate characters and performances that have made Ariel, The Beast, Aladdin, Tarzan, and Pocahontas so memorable?  The answer may surprise you TheBancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented [...]

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Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast #68 – The Bruno Bozzetto Interview

Dubbed the “Italian Walt Disney”, Bruno Bozzetto has been Italy’s top animator and his studio has been an icon in Italy for decades!  The Bancroft Bros interview the loveable Bruno in his hotel in Lucca, Italy during last years Lucca Comics and Games festival. The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored [...]

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Animation Podcast #67 – Moana Story and the Oscars!

  It’s a special Oscar-sized edition of the Bancroft Brothers Animation podcast as the golden boys interview heads of story for Oscar-nominated “Moana” - John Ripa and Dave Pimentel! Hear these industry experts talk about all things story: storyboarding, pitching movies, how they got their start, and more! The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by [...]

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Animation Podcast #65 – The Butch Hartman Interview

Tom and Tony Bancroft are thrilled to have a Nickelodeon TV animation legend, Butch Hartman on the show.  Butch has one of the longest running hit shows on Nick: The Fairly OddParents but that’s not all! He also has THREE other series that he has created! Find out about the newest one, Bunson is a [...]

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Animation Podcast #64 – The del Carmen Brothers Interview

It’s a bevy of brothers as the Bancroft’s meet the del Carmen’s! Recorded live at CTN Animation Expo, hear how three brothers went from dreaming in the Philippines to ‘livin’ the dream’ in the animation industry. Get ready to be inspired in this special episode! The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & [...]

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Animation Podcast #62 – Breakfast with Cory Loftis and William Joyce

With glasses tinkling, the Bancrofts host a breakfast podcast with book author, illustrator, Moonbot studios founder William Joyce and – hey, who’s trying to take some jam and toast – it’s Cory Loftis, character designer of Disney’s Zootopia!  Join in on the fun with these two artistic icons! The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented [...]