We lastly received to see a few of Warner Bros. Animation’s model spanking new Looney Tunes shorts right here on the large display screen in Annecy, showcased for a screaming, standing-room-only crowd, and they didn’t disappoint! WBA has now adopted up its extremely anticipated Annecy reveal with the discharge (watch beneath!) of Dynamite Dance, directed by David Gemmill, one of many first batch of completed shorts unveiled from the upcoming Looney Tunes Cartoons sequence. In WBA’s Annecy presentation, along with sharing a number of shorts with the group, govt producer Pete Browngardt and supervising producer Alex Kirwan gave Annecy attendees a behind-the-scenes look inside this system’s manufacturing course of. Mummy Dummy, one other of the brand new shorts, the place Bugs errors an Egyptian tomb for a trip resort, screened to an enthusiastic crowd on opening evening in entrance of Lino DiSalvo’s new animated function, Playmobil.
Looney Tunes Cartoons is a sequence of recent animated cartoons starring revered, basic Looney Tunes characters like Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd. In a daring WBA dedication, every “season” of shorts will embody 1,000 minutes of recent Looney Tunes animation, produced by a premier crew of artists, that shall be distributed throughout a number of platforms — together with digital, cellular and broadcast.
The brand new shorts echo the excessive manufacturing worth and means of the unique Looney Tunes theatrical shorts, with a cartoonist-driven method to storytelling. Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig and different marquee Looney Tunes characters shall be featured of their basic pairings in easy, gag-driven and visually vibrant tales. Every cartoon will range from one to 6 minutes in size and, from the premise on via to the jokes, shall be “written” and drawn by the cartoonists, permitting their very own character and elegance to come back via in every cartoon.
Looney Tunes Cartoons is produced by Warner Bros. Animation and options veteran Looney Tunes voice forged members, together with Eric Bauza, Jeff Bergman and Bob Bergen. Sam Register (Teen Titans Go!) and Peter Browngardt (Uncle Grandpa) function govt producers.
Supply: Warner Bros. Animation
Dan Sarto is Writer and Editor-at-Massive of Animation World Community.