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Disney + Cultural Marketing: How ‘Black Panther’ and ‘Coco’ Won Audiences Before They Even Reached Theaters

In Industry Insights, Katherine Sanderson by Amanda Valdovinos

– By Katherine Sanderson – In the last few weeks, Marvel’s newest film Black Panther has shattered domestic box office records, and has had a strong showing international box office, being No. 25 on the list of all-time best openings. But what has been key to these films’ success is not only the well-developed story, characters, and fictional worlds the filmmakers …

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The Return of Stop-Motion Animation

In Featured, Industry Insights, Katherine Sanderson by Amanda Valdovinos

How Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs May Have Inspired Recent Oscar Winners to Revitalize A Niche Industry – By Katherine Sanderson – With the failure of Early Man at the box office last month, it would seem the future of stop-motion animation was bleak. If Aardman Animations, the original stop-motion pioneering studio, with star power like Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston, …