Behind the Atom

This is pretty sweet. It’s behind the scenes when making The Mighty Atom (AKA Astro Boy)

It is pretty good about showing the entire process from start to finish. Plus a huge retro element, since it’s all painted cells, plus the smoking animators and the clear division between the men’s jobs and the women’s jobs. But it’s a testament to how factory-like their process is that the narrator says, “it usually takes days for them to produce an episode.”

Also, this is the best picture ever:

It came from here:

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