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 #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 [...]

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Animation Podcast #61 – Google VR with Jan Pinkava and Karen Dufilho-Rosen

The Bancroft’s explore Google Spotlight Stories division with director Jan Pinkava and Executive Producer, Karen Dufilho-Rosen. These creative storytellers have produced 9 shorts in less than 4 years and they’re just getting started! Their newest VR short, “Rain or Shine” has hit mobile phones in a big way! JUST ANNOUNCED: Their short PEARL has been [...]

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Animation Podcast #60 – The Chris Oatley Interview

On the heels of their episode about art schools, the twins interview the amazing Chris Oatley who left Disney to found the Oatley Academy. Grab a dictionary and find out his take on diplomas, careers, podcasts, and more! The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books & SketchWallet [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]