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.

Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast

Animation Podcast #59 – Hash it Out: BBros FIX Art Schools

In another casual conversation, Tom and Tony Bancroft dissect the ins and outs of art education.  Can they fix the art schools?  Special guest, auction winner Jarrod Simpson, adds some personal perspective on the value he gained from going through a structured art program.  Should you go to art school?  This podcast might guide you [...]

Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast

Animation Podcast #58 – The Paul Felix Interview

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 [...]

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Animation Podcast #57 – The Tina Price Interview

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 [...]

Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast

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!   Sponsor Stuart Ng Books Stuart Ng Books is a favorite destination for artists in the entertainment industry.  They [...]

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Animation Podcast #55 – The Brittney Lee Interview

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 [...]

Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast

Animation Podcast #54 – The Sam Levine Interview

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

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Animation Podcast #51 – The Bruce Smith Interview

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 [...]

Bancroft Bros 50th Episode

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! Sponsor Stuart Ng Books Stuart Ng [...]