Posts in Animation
3 things you need for a good feature

A good script, a good script, a good script

Before creating beautiful imagery, you need, first and foremost, a good story. And a scary one at that. At LAIKA, storytelling is the cornerstone of each film. It dictates the technique used and often pushes it to its limits. LAIKA’s brainpower is its gold mine.

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Pamela Pettler

Breathing new life into the Addams Family mausoleum

They’re mysterious and spooky and altogether kooky and they’re coming back to the big screen in fully animated splendour in October 2019. The dark and comical wit of Charles Addams is once again being reinvented, this time in CG. We were fortunate enough to get some time with the delightful weaver of the macabre, screenwriter Pamela Pettler.

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Osman Cerfon: "I Want To Be More Audacious"

Last October, Osman Cerfon was awarded the Prix Émile-Reynaud for his animated short film “Je sors acheter des cigarettes” (“I'm Going Out for Cigarettes”). Amid the accolades, Osman Cerfon is currently working on the development of a new animated series. Here we meet with a man who does not like to rest on his laurels.

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