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 #38 – Indy Animation with Tomm Moore

The Bancrofts talk with their new “bestie”, Tomm Moore, from his Cartoon Saloon studio in Ireland.  They talk about his two Academy Award nominated animated feature films and what it’s like being an indy animation filmmaker. Tom Moore  has worked as Director, Art Director, Storyboarder, Animator and Illustrator on a range of projects. Tomm directed [...]

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Animation Podcast #37 – Actor Patrick Warburton

In a BBros first, the twins host a LIVE podcast at The 2015 CTN Animation Expo where they interview actor Patrick Warburton about his career as Puddy, Kronk, Buzz, Brock and more. The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books Sponsor Stuart Ng Books Stuart Ng Books is a favorite [...]

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Animation Podcast #36 – The Mark Henn Interview

The Hermonos Bancroft have the honor of interviewing their mentor and Disney animation legend, Mark Henn.  They discuss designing such icons as Simba, Jasmine, and Tiana – as well as why he’s known as the “Julia Roberts of Animation”! Mark Henn has worked on Disney animated features since the 1980s and has contributed to dozens of movies [...]

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Animation Podcast 35 – “The Jerry Maguire Moment”

In a follow up to the popular “Failures” podcast, the Bancroft Brother’s discuss those moments in your life where you make a life changing decision- often times right after you’ve taken  a fall. The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books   Sponsor Stuart Ng Books Stuart Ng Books is [...]

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Animation Podcast #34 – Whatever Happened to 2D Animation

In this episode of the Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast, Tom and Tony discuss the “End of 2D Animation” with Nik Ranieri.  Is it dead or just sleeping?  What brought its slumber on?  Will it come back?  They invite Disney animator, Nik Ranieri, one of the last 2D animators to be laid off from Disney, to [...]

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Animation Podcast #33 – Brian Kesinger Interview

In this episode of the Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast, Tom and Tony Bancroft sit down to gab with the very busy Brian Kesinger, Disney Story artist, Marvel comic book artist, internet art god and all around nice guy.  We interrupt his dinner during overtime on “Zootopia” to talk about how he handles it all. The Bancroft [...]

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Animation Podcast #32 – Bringing Back 2D Animation with Don Bluth and Gary Goldman

In this Bancroft Brothers Animation podcast, the twins talk with animation legends Don Bluth and Gary Goldman about their exciting new Kickstarter to make a “Dragon’s Lair” Movie!  Can crowd-funding “Dragon” them back into animation? The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books Find out more and back [...]