Alfred Urrutia (
Thu, 18 May 2000 14:53:40 -0700

Blackeagle wrote:

> >
> >I think you're half right, there. The budgets will be higher also because
> >of
> >the union houses here that set wages higher than some of those guys are
> >worth.
> I don't know about that. Most TV animation you see in the U.S. is actually
> drawn overseas. For instance the animation work on the Batman series was
> actually done in Japan, IIRC.

That's very true. The unions forced that because no studio here could afford
to do it all here. The animation suffers for it because there is less
guidance over the in-between animation. And most ideas here are pretty stale
so the animation will be uninspired, anyway.


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- StJohn, during "my superhero is better than your superhero" day

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