Legendary Cartoonist and Indie Filmmaker Picks His Faves Bill Plympton I've been on the road hosting screenings of my current feature... Read more →
Mr. Plympton is considered the King of Indie Animation and is the only person to hand draw an entire animated feature film. He began his career creating cartoons for publications such as The New York Times, National Lampoon, Playboy and Screw. In 1987 he was nominated for an Oscar® for his animated short "Your Face". In 2005, Bill received another Oscar® nomination, this time for a short film "Guard Dog". "Push Comes to Shove" another short film, won the prestigious Cannes 1991 Palme d'Or. After producing many shorts that appeared on MTV and Spike and Mike's, he turned his talent to feature films. Since 1991 he's made 9 feature films, 6 of them, "The Tune", "Mondo Plympton", "I Married A Strange Person", "Mutant Aliens", "Hair High" and "Idiots and Angels" are all animated features.
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