DreamWorks Animation Studios has announced the addition of a black female heroine (gasp!) to its repertoire of white dogs, green ogres, snails, Neanderthals, pandas, white people and Antz. In doing so, it joins an elite club consisting of … well, nobody.
Not one major Hollywood studio has released a computer animated feature starring a black character.
Do you have a hankering to be a storyboard artist, or are you maybe just curious about the tricks of the trade? Today’s blog entry from The Croods co-director Chris Sanders uncovers more of the “lost boards” and includes a couple of tips on making your panels clear and legible. Take a look!